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, Mexiko. 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, Mexiko

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, 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.

Sierra de San Pedro Martir

Sierrade San Pedro Martir

Sierra de San Pedro Martir, Mexiko

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, Mexiko. 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. Mexiko’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, 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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