Sunday, August 25, 2019

Wonders of North America

Most interesting wonders in North America.

Cenote Alameda, Sistema Zacaton

One of the monuments in the unique Sistema Zacatón is Cenote Alameda - large, deep sinkhole next to farm buildings. References Marcus Gary, Alameda, Sistema Zacatón,...

Poza del Caracol, Sistema Zacaton

One of the prominent features of the unique Sistema Zacatón is Poza del Caracol - small, very deep sinkhole which is not fully explored...

Cueva La Iguana, Sistema Zacaton

This large cave most likely is one of the many entrances in Cavernas Las Quarteles system. It belongs to the unique Sistema Zacatón. Sistema Zacatón...

Tarpon Hole (King’s Spring)

One of the best places to observe manatees is around the King's Spring (Tarpon Hole). This is a very powerful, subaquatic spring which can...

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...

Gruta de las Canicas

The floor of Gruta de las Canicas is covered with some 200,000,000 beautiful cave pearls - sparkling white or with a marble texture. Location, GPS...

Magdalena Opal mines

The find of the near-unique lloviznando opal - variety of opal with a near transparent, light blue color and phenomenal play of colors. Finds...

Chichen Itza

Major urban center of lowland Maya culture with numerous monuments of world importance and fame. Chichen Itza became an important center around 600 AD...

Mexcaltitán

Unique monument of urban planning – man-made island city in shallow lagoon with central, radial planning, resembling a giant wheel in plan. At high...

X’kekén Cenote (Dzitnup Cenote)

One of the most photographed cenotes, with beautiful deep blue lake and sun beam lighting it through the ceiling, numerous stalactites. At least 35...