Sunday, September 22, 2019

Poza Verde, Sistema Zacaton

One of comparatively large sinkholes in the unique Sistema Zacatón karst field is Poza Verde. Sistema Zacatón is an area with incredible characteristics unparalleled in...

Xochicalco

Remnants of a fortified city - an important urban center in 700 – 900 AD. Contains large structures entirely covered with sculptural work of...

Chicxulub crater

An ancient impact crater, with a diameter more than 180 km. One of the largest impact craters on Earth. It was shaped 65 million...

Chapultepec Castle

Often called the only real castle in North America, this castle is built in 1785 – 1863. It has served also as a residence...

Palmita, Sistema Zacaton

The unique Sistema Zacatón contains also smaller features like the small sinkhole named Palmita. Sistema Zacatón is an area with incredible characteristics unparalleled in the...

Palacio des Bellas Artes

A beautiful, giant cultural center built in Art Nouveau, Art Deco and Neo-Classicism styles in 1904 – 1934. Centre of artistic life in Mexico. Location,...

Uxmal

Once important center of the ancient Maya culture where exceptionally well-preserved structures stand up to this day. Could be founded as early as in...

Sumidero Canyon

Very impressive canyon with giant abrupt cliffs rising above the Grijalva River. Unusual geological formations. Location, GPS coordinates: 16.8389 N 93.0735 W Categories: Canyons and ravines Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is...

Arbol del Tule (Árbol del Tule)

One of main tourist attractions in the Mexican state of Oaxaca is an amazing tree - Arbol del Tule (Tule Tree). This Montezuma cypress...

Sacred Cenote in Chichen Itza

Human sacrifice site of the ancient Mayan Chichen Itza city. In deposits discovered huge amounts of gold and jade artefacts as well as human...