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Mayan Ruins

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Ruins of the many ancient Mayan kingdoms cdan be found all over central America...The best exist, in my estimation, in the Yucatan and Guatemala...but not to ignore the beauty and mystery of the others found in Belize and Honduras and so on...

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Kukulkan Pyramid/Chichen-Itza, known as "El Catillo" (The Castle). Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico - I want to visit it soooo bad; Places Around The World, Travel Around The World, Around The Worlds, Mayan Ruins, Ancient Ruins, Places To Travel, Places To See, Travel Destinations, Step Pyramid

Kukulkan Pyramid

The Kukulkan Pyramid in Chichen-Itza, known as “El Castillo” (the castle), is one of the new seven wonders of the world elected on 07.07.07. Rainy days have their compensations!!

Tulum Mayan ruins, Yucatan, Mexico - & of the Frescos& was used as an observatory for tracking the movements of the sun. Niched figurines of the Maya “diving god” or Venus deity decorate the facade of the temple. Riviera Maya, Tulum Mayan Ruins, Places To Travel, Places To See, Places Around The World, Around The Worlds, Cozumel, Machu Picchu, Mayan History

Tulum, Mexico (MFH1248)

A collection of images shot by Francis Bond at the beach town of Tulum, Mexico in the Yucatan. These images are for sale as prints or digital images at photography.francisbond.com/galleries/tulum-mexico

Date: circa BCE Location: Comalcalco, Tabasco, México One of the Pyramids from the Olmec civilization in Parque Central Comalcalco. Mayan Ruins, Ancient Ruins, Tabasco Mexico, Places To Travel, Places To See, Wonderful Places, Beautiful Places, Destination Voyage, Archaeological Site

Comalcalco - Tabasco, México / Comalcalco is both a modern-day city located in Comalcalco Municipality about 60 km northwest of Villahermosa in the Mexican state of Tabasco and a Pre-Columbian Maya archaeological site. The literal English translation of "Comalcalco" is "In the house of the comals". A comal is a pan used to prepare food.

Hidden in the jungle, the mayan ruins of Yaxchilan, Chiapas / Mexico (by Andy Weiss). Mayan Ruins, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Greek, Aztec Ruins, Places To Travel, Places To See, Travel Destinations, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places

Hidden in the jungle, the mayan ruins of...

Hidden in the jungle, the mayan ruins of Yaxchilan, Chiapas / Mexico (by Andy Weiss).

Maya Ruin at Uxmal, Yucatan, Mexico Aztec Ruins, Mayan Ruins, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Greek, Tikal, Maya Civilization, Aztec Art, Mesoamerican, Ancient Architecture

Maya Ruin at Uxmal, Yucatan, Mexico

Stone faces are a standard architectural feature of probably all Maya sites.

The Pyramid of the Magician, The Magician’s House, and The Pyramid of the Dwarf are all names for the 115 feet tall grand pyramid of the Maya at Uxmal. Archaeological evidence suggests that the city was founded some time in the century AD. Uxmal means Mayan Ruins, Ancient Ruins, Places To Travel, Places To See, Inka, Archaeological Site, Ancient Architecture, Mexico Travel, Ancient Civilizations

,Pre-Hispanic Town of Uxmal, Yucatan, Mexico www.yucatantoday.com/en/topics/uxmal Uxmal (OOSH-mahl) means "'built three times" in the Mayan language, and though its name is a mystery, its beauty is not. Dates back to A D 700, with up to 25,000 inhabitants @ one time.

The Maya Ball Game. Ritual, Symbolic and Political Enactment: The Maya Ball Game. Ancient Ruins, Ancient Artifacts, Mayan Ruins, Ancient History, Ancient Egypt, Maya Civilization, Mayan Cities, Ancient Architecture, Aztec Architecture

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View from inside a Pok-a-Tok field (I think). My bro took this picture, but he couldn't be bothered to upload it, apparently. MexiNick 242

Maya (the Temple of the Inscriptions at the archeological site of Palenque showing the tomb of Pakal the Great): Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Art History, Maya Civilization, Aztec Culture, Mesoamerican, Mayan Ruins, Ancient Architecture, Monumental Architecture

King (Lord) Pakal - Breathing In The Universe

#Pakal site at Temple of Inscriptions; #Chiapas, #Mexico #Maya (America, northern continent)

photography in Mexico -- Statue of an ancient Mayan warrior in a jungle setting in Mexico's Riviera Maya region.Travel photography in Mexico -- Statue of an ancient Mayan warrior in a jungle setting in Mexico's Riviera Maya region. Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Art History, Riviera Maya, Maya Civilization, Photo Print, Inka, Aztec Art, Mexican Art

givemesomesoma:Statue of an ancient Mayan warrior in a jungle... (NeoMexicanismos)

givemesomesoma: Statue of an ancient Mayan warrior in a jungle setting in Mexico’s Riviera Maya region. © David A. Kamm

The Maya city of Ek Balam ("black jaguar") is a recently opened archaeological site which is between Cancun and Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Mexico. Aztec Ruins, Mayan Ruins, San Salvador, Machu Picchu, Jaguar Noir, Mayan History, Mayan Cities, Black Jaguar, Inca

Highlights of the Yucatan Peninsula

Cool photos and descriptions of the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico by The Flying Kiwi, a professional photographer from New Zealand who now lives in the USA.

Temple of the Masks - Codz Poop, Kabah, Yucatan, Mexico ~ a Maya archaeological site in the south-east of the Mexican state of Yucatán. Photo by Stephen Depilo Mayan Ruins, Ancient Ruins, Ancient History, Ancient Greek, Mayan History, European History, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Egypt, American History

Temple of the Masks - Codz Poop, Kabah, Yucatan, Mexico trip 2007 2 543

Kabah (also spelled Kabaah, Kabáh, Kahbah and Kaba) is a Maya archaeological site in the south-east of the Mexican state of Yucatán. Kabah is to the south of Uxmal, and is connected to that city by a grand 18 km long raised pedestrian causeway 5 meters wide with monumental arches at each end. Kabah is the second largest ruin of the Puuc region after Uxmal. The name "Kabah" or "Kabaah" is usually taken to be archaic Maya language for "strong hand". This is a pre-Columbian name for the site…

"Blessed are those who do not fear solitude, who are not afraid of their own company, who are not always desperately looking for something to do, something to amuse themselves with, something to judge. Mexican Art, Mexican Style, We Are The World, People Around The World, Guatemalan Textiles, Guatemalan Art, Mexican Textiles, Portraits, Chicano

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Ek' Balam Archaeological Site - Near Valladolid - Yucatan - Mexico - 02 Aztec Ruins, Mayan Ruins, Ancient Ruins, Tikal, Machu Picchu, Bolivia, Places To Travel, Places To See, Places Around The World

Ek' Balam Archaeological Site - Near Valladolid - Yucatan - Mexico - 02

Explore Adam Jones, Ph.D. - Global Photo Archive's photos on Flickr. Adam Jones, Ph.D. - Global Photo Archive has uploaded 25396 photos to Flickr.

Chichen Itza is one of Mexico's most popular tourist destination, and rightfully so. The Yucatan's grandest archaeological site is Chichen-Itza, Aztec Ruins, Mayan Ruins, Central America, South America, 365 Day Calendar, Maya Architecture, Step Pyramid, Mayan Cities, Tikal

Hallan en Chiapas Guerreros de Copán

Sitio oficial del Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia