Chichicastenango

viernes, 15 mayo 2015 por

Chichicastenango, or “Chichi”, is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Guatemala for its cultural wealth and the colorful costumes of the region. Often here traditional religious rituals take place, which may be present with the permission of the local. Its name means “Place of the chichicastes” or “bushes”. It is located in Quiche,

Copan Honduras

miércoles, 22 abril 2015 por

Copán is an archaeological site of the Maya civilization located in the Copán Department of western Honduras, not far from the border with Guatemala. The v century to the ninth century was the capital of a major Classic period kingdom. The city was located in the southeast of the Mesoamerican cultural region, on the border

Tikal

jueves, 19 febrero 2015 por

Tikal was the capital of a conquest state that became one of the most powerful kingdoms of the ancient Maya. Though monumental architecture at the site dates back as far as the 4th century BC, Tikal reached its apogee during the Classic Period, ca. 200 to 900 AD. During this time, the city dominated much

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