Tulum Ruins

Tulum Ruins may not have the largest and most impressive set of Mayan buildings in the Yucatan but its location, on a 40 foot precipice looking out over the aquamarine Caribbean Sea toward the sunrise, is easily the most spectacular. Below the cliffs, with access from inside the ruins, is a small beach that can be used by people who …

Cobá Ruins

The Maya city of Coba was not properly uncovered and researched until the mid 1920’s, Cobá has been growing in popularity ever since. Cobá was once a thriving metropolis, one of the largest the Mayans ever built, and estimates for its population during its hey day range from 60,000 inhabitants up to 100,000! As many as fifty roads lead out …

Chichen Itza and the Sacred Cenote

Chichen Itza is one of the largest ancient spiritual cities of the Maya culture, on the Caribbean side of southern Mexico. In the middle of the jungly Yucatan Peninsula, is an outstanding and well preserved feat of ancient Maya architecture, earning a slot on the 7 modern Wonders of the World list, which is well understood once you witness it. …