Uxmal

Uxmal, Mexico

Uxmal, Mexiko

Uxmal is an ancient Mayan city located 38 Meilen südlich von Merida, die Hauptstadt des Staates Yucatan, Mexiko. A UNESCO Weltkulturerbe, es enthält eine der wichtigsten archäologischen Stätten der Mayas, einschließlich der Pyramide des Zauberers und das Haus der Tauben. Es ist ein beliebtes Touristenziel mit Hotels und ein Museum in unmittelbarer Nähe zu der Stelle.

San Francisco de Campeche

Campeche, Mexico

Ready for Pirates!

San Francisco de Campeche, also known as justCampecheis located in the state of Campeche, Mexiko, on the Bay of Campeche of the Gulf of Mexiko. 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, Mexiko

Calakmul is located in the state of Campeche in southeastern Mexico about 22 Meilen nördlich von der guatemaltekischen Grenze. Es ist ein Maya Ausgrabungsstätte entdeckt tief in den Dschungel des Petén Basin Region. Der Name wurde die Seite von seinem Entdecker gegeben, Cyrus L. Lundell, und Mittel “Stadt der zwei benachbarten Pyramiden.”es gibt 6,750 alten Strukturen der größte ist die große Pyramide und die zweite Pyramide ist auch eines der höchsten der Maya-Pyramiden.

Monte Alban

Monte Alban, Mexico

Monte Alban, Mexiko

Monte Alban is one of the earliest cities of Mesoamerica. Its ruins are located in the southern part of the Bundesstaat Oaxaca, Mexico within the municipality of Santa Cruz Xoxocotlan. Oaxaca-Stadt, the state capital, is approximately 6 miles east of Monte Alban. The ancient city had been the political and economic center for almost a thousand years. Founded about 500 B.C. it dominated much of Oaxacan highlands until it lost its power and was abandoned around 500 A.D.

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Oaxaca-Stadt

Oaxaca City, Mexico

Oaxaca-Stadt, Mexiko

Oaxaca-Stadt, also known as Oaxaca de Juarez, is the largest city and capital of the Mexican Bundesstaat Oaxaca. It is located in the foothills of the Sierra Madre Mountains from the base of the Cerro del Fortin to the banks of the Atoyac River. Oaxaca is a tourist town, featuring colonial-era buildings built with the native green stone and archeological sites such as Monte Alban, named a Weltkulturerbe im 1987.

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