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Country : Mexico

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Photos marked as were added from 1 March 2017.


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Province
State
Place
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Mexico
Chiapas
Chamula
 The Sunday market.
Mexico
Chiapas
Chamula
 The main church of Chamula.
Mexico
Chiapas
Chamula
 The church uses the Tzotzil language with many pre-Hispanic rites.
Mexico
Chiapas
Chamula
 Traditional houses.
Mexico
Chiapas
Chamula
 Farms.
Mexico
Chiapas
Chamula
 Tzotzil woman.
Mexico
Chiapas
Chamula
 Tzotzil girl.
Mexico
Chiapas
Chamula
 Landscape near Chamula.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Chiapa de Corzo is a town on the Grijalva River.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 The Grijalva River.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Boats on the river.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Comorants.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 River scene.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Sandy shore.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 The Grijalva River at the beginning of Sumidero Canyon.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 The canyon is 25km long.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Much of the canyon is uninhabited.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Cliffs alongside the river.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Forested rockface.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Forested banks.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Beautiful canyon scenery.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Heron on a branch.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 The canyon is very narrow in parts.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Massive cliff face.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Sumidero Canyon is 25km long and reaches 1000m deep.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Bare rock face.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 The canyon reaches 1000m in height.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Forested cliff.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Dark rock in the canyon.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Sheer canyon side.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Houses by the river.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Dramatic view of the canyon.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Waterfall cascading down the canyon walls.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 Mountain overlooking the canyon.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 The Grijalva River and the Sumidero Canyon.
Mexico
Chiapas
Sumidero Canyon
 View of the canyon.
Mexico
Chiapas
Agua Azul
 Agua Azul is a series of cataracts.
Mexico
Chiapas
Agua Azul
 The falls during the rainy season.
Mexico
Chiapas
Agua Azul
 The waterfalls are in tropical forest.
Mexico
Chiapas
Agua Azul
 Silt filled waters.
Mexico
Chiapas
Agua Azul
 Multiple waterfalls.
Mexico
Chiapas
Agua Azul
 There are many flowers in the region.
Mexico
Chiapas
Agua Azul
 Paths by the waterfalls.
Mexico
Chiapas
Agua Azul
 View of the waterfalls.
Mexico
Chiapas
Agua Azul
 Banana trees.
Mexico
Chiapas
Agua Azul
 Some of the catarcts are up to 6m high.
Mexico
Chiapas
Agua Azul
 Fungus.
Mexico
Chiapas
Agua Azul
 One of the many waterfalls at Agua Azul.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
 Palenque is a Mayan city founded in the 6th century AD and set in lush jungle.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
 The site is small but has some of the best Mayan architecture.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 The Palace is the site's largest building.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 The palace dates from the 7th century.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 The palace was constructed during the rule of King Pakal (615 to 683).
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 The main staircase.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 The palace is dominated by its observation tower.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 The steep corbel arch is typical of Mayan architecture.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 Mayan hieroglyphs cover the palace walls. The Mayans possessed a sophisticated writing system.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 A series of relief carvings for wich the site is famous.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 Part of a stone relief.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 Relief of a warrior.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 The palace has underground passages.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 Embedded stone head.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 Steps with Mayan writing.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 King Pakal's mother, Zac Kuk, handing her son the rulers' ceremonial head dress.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 View from the observation tower.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 Complete Mayan roof.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 The site is surrounded by forest.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 View from the observation tower looking down onto the palace.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
The Palace
 View of the palace.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
 The Temple of the Count is named after Count de Waldek who lived here in the 1830s.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
 The site has many structures set in the rainforest.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
 Palenque was abandoned in the 10th century and lost until the mid 18th century.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
 Two small temples.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
 The Temple of the Sun has a well preserved roofcomb
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
Temple of the Cross
 Temple of the Cross dates from 642 AD.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
Temple of the Cross
 Pipe smoking priest.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
 A small ballcourt.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
Temple of the Foliateed Cross
 The Temple of the Foliateed Cross.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
Temple of the Foliateed Cross
 Relief of Pakal.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
 Mayan waterway.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
 Many small temples dotted around the site.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
Temple of the Inscriptions
 The magnificent Temple of the Inscriptions is the highlight of Mayan architecture.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
Temple of the Inscriptions
 The temple was begun in 675.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
Temple of the Inscriptions
 The temple is 27m high and contains a royal tomb.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
Temple of the Inscriptions
 The pyramid is topped by an 11m high temple.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
Temple of the Inscriptions
 The top of the 65m wide pyramid is reached by a steep staircase.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
Temple of the Inscriptions
 Passages within the temple were discovered in 1952.
Mexico
Chiapas
Palenque
Temple of the Inscriptions
 Sarcophagos lid showing the life of King Pakal (died 683) inside the temple.
Mexico
Chiapas
Misol Ha
 Misol Ha is a 35m high waterfall on the Shumulja River.
Mexico
Chiapas
Misol Ha
 Tropical rainforest near the falls.
Mexico
Chiapas
Misol Ha
 Rainforest by the Shumulja River.
Mexico
Chiapas
Misol Ha
 The Shumulja River has many waterfalls and flows through lush rainforest.
Mexico
Chiapas
Misol Ha
 Dense forest.
Mexico
Chiapas
Misol Ha
 View of the waterfall.
Mexico
Tabasco
La Venta
 La Venta is an Olmec site and features many carved stones.
Mexico
Tabasco
La Venta
 Olmec tomb made of basalt pillars. The Olmecs are Mexico's oldest civilisation (1200 - 400 BC).
Mexico
Tabasco
La Venta
 The Olmec civilisation is considered the mother culture of Mesomarica.
Mexico
Tabasco
La Venta
 The Olmecs are famous for their stone carvings of large heads, many with African features.
Mexico
Tabasco
La Venta
 Seated figure wearing jaguar head-dress and cape.
Mexico
Tabasco
La Venta
 The Altar of Triumph.

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