Uxmal

Uxmal, Mexico

Uxmal, Mexique

Uxmal is an ancient Mayan city located 38 miles south of Merida, the capital city of the state of Yucatan, Mexique. A UNESCO Site du patrimoine mondial, it contains one of the most important archeological sites of the Mayans, including the Pyramid of the Magician and the House of the Doves. It is a popular tourist destination with hotels and a museum within walking distance to the site.

Cenote Dos Ojos

Cenote Dos Ojos, Mexico

Right in the Eye!

Cenote Dos Ojos is a flooded cave system located north of Tulum on the Caribbean Coast on the Yucatan Peninsula Quintana Roo, Mexique. It is known officially as Sistema Dos Ojos. Cenotes is the local name for the sinkhole entrances. The cave system encompases 51 miles and is still being explored. The name Dos Ojos refers to two large cenotes that resemble two large eyes into the underground.

Cancun

Cancun, Mexico

Cancun, Mexique

Cancun is located in the state of Quintana Roo on the southeast coast of the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico. This is a renowned vacation spot with tourists coming from all over the world to enjoy the beaches, beautiful hotels and restaurants. It is just north of Mexico’s Caribbean coast resort band know as the Riviera Maya.

San Francisco de Campeche

Campeche, Mexico

Ready for Pirates!

San Francisco de Campeche, also known as justCampecheis located in the state of Campeche, Mexique, on the Bay of Campeche of the Gulf of Mexique. Campeche serves as the Capital of the state of Campeche and has a population of over 200,000 people. The city has earned the status of a UNESCO World Heritage Site because of its preservation and the quality of the architecture. The city has retained most of the wall fortifications built to defend it from the pirates of the Carribbean.

Calakmul

Calakmul, Mexico

Calakmul, Mexique

Calakmul is located in the state of Campeche in southeastern Mexico about 22 miles au nord de la frontière guatémaltèque. Il est un site archéologique maya découvert profondément dans les jungles de la région du bassin du Peten. Le nom a été donné le site par son découvreur, Cyrus L. Lundell, et des moyens “Ville des deux pyramides adjacentes.”il y a 6,750 anciennes structures le plus grand est la grande pyramide et la deuxième pyramide est aussi l'un des plus haut des pyramides mayas.

Cuzama Celestun

Beach at Celestun, Mexico

Beach at Celestun, Mexique

Cuzama Celestun is a town located in the northwest corner of Yucatan State, Mexique, on the Gulf of Mexico coast. The town is part of Celestun Biosphere Reserve which is a wetland reserve that is the migratory home for flocks of flamingos, herons and more than 200 other bird species that pass through or reside permanently there. It is also refuge for endangered sea turtle hatchlings. Celestun is popular for its beaches and abundant wildlife.

Sierra de San Pedro Martir

Sierrade San Pedro Martir

Sierra de San Pedro Martir, Mexique

Sierra de San Pedro Martir National Park is located on the northern part of the Cordillera Baja California Mountain Range called the Sierra de San Pedro Martir. The park is located in Baja California Sur, Mexique. It protects one of the few pine tree forests on the Baja California Peninsula. The park also protects habitats for the Bighorn Sheep as well as the California Condor. Mexique’s largest optical telescope is located at the National Astronomical Observatory on the nearby peak of Cerro del la Cupula.

Monte Alban

Monte Alban, Mexico

Monte Alban, Mexique

Monte Alban is one of the earliest cities of Mesoamerica. Ses ruines sont situées dans la partie sud de la État d'Oaxaca, Mexico within the municipality of Santa Cruz Xoxocotlan. Oaxaca, la capitale de l'Etat, est approximativement 6 miles east of Monte Alban. L'ancienne ville avait été le centre politique et économique pendant près de mille ans. Fondée à propos 500 B.C. il a dominé une grande partie de montagnes d'Oaxaca jusqu'à ce qu'elle perde sa puissance et a été abandonné vers 500 Ap. J.-C..

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Oaxaca

Oaxaca City, Mexico

Oaxaca, Mexique

Oaxaca, also known as Oaxaca de Juarez, est la plus grande ville et la capitale du Mexique État d'Oaxaca. Il est situé dans les contreforts de la Sierra Madre à partir de la base du Cerro del Fortin sur les rives de la rivière Atoyac. Oaxaca is a tourist town, mettant en vedette des bâtiments de l'époque coloniale construite avec la pierre verte sauvage et des sites archéologiques tels que Monte Alban, nommé Site du patrimoine mondial dans 1987.

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