Uxmal

Uxmal, Mexico

Uxmal, México

Uxmal is an ancient Mayan city located 38 miles south of Merida, the capital city of the state of Yucatan, México. A UNESCO Patrimônio Mundial, 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.

Tulum

Tulum, Mexico

Tulum, México

Tulum is the site of a Pre-Columbian Maya city. It is a walled city on the cliffs along the east coast of the Yucatan Peninsula on the Caribbean Sea in the state of Quintana Roo, México. It lasted for almost a century as a Maya city after the occupation of the Spanish. It is beautifully preserved and very popular with tourists.There are three famous structures at the site. El Castillo, the Temple of the Frescoes, and the Temple of the Descending God.

Sian Kaan

Sain ka'an, Mexico

Sain ka’an, México

Sian Ka’an is a biosphere reserve in the town of Tulum, Quintana Roo, México. It became a UNESCO Patrimônio Mundial dentro 1987. Part of the reserve is on land and part is in the Caribbean Sea, including a section of coral reef. The reserve offers protection for the endangered species in the Riviera Maya and provides environmental education to the local communities to assist and train the residents working with ecotourism.

San Cristobal

San Cristobal de las Casas is located in the central highlands of Chapas, México. It has been designated aPueblo Magico” (Magical Village) dentro 2003 and is considered the cultural capital of Chapas. The city attracts tourists with its native populations and numerous festivals and charming cobblestone streets. A large number of tourists have settled in San Cristobal which has expanded the local culture and added Italian, French, Thai, Indian and Chinese restaurants.

Cancun

Cancun, Mexico

Cancun, México

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 just “Campeche” is located in the state of Campeche, México, on the Bay of Campeche of the Gulf of México. 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, México

Calakmul is located in the state of Campeche in southeastern Mexico about 22 milhas ao norte da fronteira Guatamalan. É um sítio arqueológico maia descoberto nas profundezas das selvas da região da Bacia de Peten. O nome foi dado o site por seu descobridor, Cyrus L. Lundell, e meios “Cidade das Duas Pirâmides adjacentes.”tem 6,750 estruturas antigas a maior é a grande pirâmide ea segunda pirâmide é também um dos mais altos das pirâmides maias.

Cuzama Celestun

Beach at Celestun, Mexico

Beach at Celestun, México

Cuzama Celestun is a town located in the northwest corner of Yucatan State, México, 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, México

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, México. 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. México’s largest optical telescope is located at the National Astronomical Observatory on the nearby peak of Cerro del la Cupula.