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Maya 2012

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Tikal, Guatemala
My wife and I stayed in El Remate the night before in order to get a very early start to see the sunrise over the ruins of Tikal. The mood of the place changed continuously and dramatically as the sun trekked upward in the sky.
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Tikal, Guatemala
Of course I was in awe of the imposing temples at Tikal, but my favorite area was the Central Acropolis. Walking through the various buildings of this residential complex, it was easy to imagine how it might have been when people lived here. I...
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Latin America
I saw this billboard on a trip to the Riviera Maya last year. Now the date is upon us: December 21, 2012 is an important date for the Maya; it marks the end of the Long Count, a 5,125-year cycle of the Maya calendar, and the world’s transition...