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The sacred site of Chichen-Itza in Mexico was one of the greatest Mayan centres of the Yucatán peninsula. In it's 1000 year history, it's been handed around a bit. As a result it shows off Mayan construction techniques with new elements from central Mexico. If you've made the climb to the top. Good on you, you very fit person.

The sacred site of Chichen-Itza in Mexico was one of the greatest Mayan centres of the Yucatán peninsula. In it's 1000 year history, it's been handed around a bit. As a result it shows off Mayan construction techniques with new elements from central Mexico. If you've made the climb to the top. Good on you, you very fit person.

The Palenque Mayan ruins contains some of the finest architecture, sculpture, roof comb and bas-relief carvings that the Mayas produced

The Palenque Mayan ruins contains some of the finest architecture, sculpture, roof comb and bas-relief carvings that the Mayas produced

Chichen Itza, Northern Mayan Lowland site of prominence between 600 and 1200 CE  was one of the largest Mayan cities and consists of numerous buildings and sites, many restored.

Chichen Itza, Northern Mayan Lowland site of prominence between 600 and 1200 CE was one of the largest Mayan cities and consists of numerous buildings and sites, many restored.

A Short Briefing On Maya Architecture

A Short Briefing On Maya Architecture

Prominent Belize archaeologist Jaime Awe explains the fundamentals of Maya Architecture and what makes it distinct and impressive. (Cool to hear the animal noises in the background.)

Prominent Belize archaeologist Jaime Awe explains the fundamentals of Maya Architecture and what makes it distinct and impressive. (Cool to hear the animal noises in the background.)

"If you cannot understand that there is something in man which responds to the challenge of this mountain and goes out to meet it, that the struggle is the struggle of life itself upward and forever upward, then you won't see why we go."    ~ Edmund Hillary  ** Mayan Temple   <3 lis

"If you cannot understand that there is something in man which responds to the challenge of this mountain and goes out to meet it, that the struggle is the struggle of life itself upward and forever upward, then you won't see why we go." ~ Edmund Hillary ** Mayan Temple <3 lis

Azulik hotel in Tulum is considered one of the best hotels with a beautiful beach. We are gay friendly hotel and clothing optional. Best Tulum hotels.

Azulik hotel in Tulum is considered one of the best hotels with a beautiful beach. We are gay friendly hotel and clothing optional. Best Tulum hotels.

Templo del Sol, desde el templo de la Cruz, ruinas de Palenque. Chiapas, México.

Templo del Sol, desde el templo de la Cruz, ruinas de Palenque. Chiapas, México.

USA Todays 7 Wonders of World -Mayan pyramid at Tikal, Maya architecture spans several thousands of years key to understanding the evolution of ancient civilazation. 12of15

USA Todays 7 Wonders of World -Mayan pyramid at Tikal, Maya architecture spans several thousands of years key to understanding the evolution of ancient civilazation. 12of15

Palenque Deservedly one of the top destinations of Chiapas, the soaring jungle-swathed temples of Palenque are a national treasure and one of the best examples of Maya architecture in Mexico.

Palenque Deservedly one of the top destinations of Chiapas, the soaring jungle-swathed temples of Palenque are a national treasure and one of the best examples of Maya architecture in Mexico.

ARCHITECTURE, RESTORATION, AND IMAGING OF THE MAYA CITIES OF UXMAL, KABAH, SAYIL, AND LABNÁ

ARCHITECTURE, RESTORATION, AND IMAGING OF THE MAYA CITIES OF UXMAL, KABAH, SAYIL, AND LABNÁ

Uxmal, Yucatan, Mexico. Built during the Classic period, Uxmal is the most famous of the ruins in the Puuc region. Its architecture is considered one of the masterpieces of the old civilization.

Uxmal, Yucatan, Mexico. Built during the Classic period, Uxmal is the most famous of the ruins in the Puuc region. Its architecture is considered one of the masterpieces of the old civilization.

De arriba hacia abajo e izquierda hacia derecha El Templo de La Cruz, Pacal El Grande, El Palacio, El Templo del Sol, El Templo de Las Inscripciones, bajorrelieve del Templo de La Calavera

De arriba hacia abajo e izquierda hacia derecha El Templo de La Cruz, Pacal El Grande, El Palacio, El Templo del Sol, El Templo de Las Inscripciones, bajorrelieve del Templo de La Calavera