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Feb 17, 2010 - Xpujil via Chetumal

7:30 bus to Chetumal (got tickets yesterday)...bus ride went very straight (hwy 180), nice road, some small villages but mostly dense 2nd growth dry "rainforest", nothing more than 20-30 feet tall. I think because it was day after Carnival bus almost empty, 5 of us to start and no traffic, so we made very good time arr by 12:30, a 5 hour instead of LP says 6. Decided to go on to Xpujil lvg at 2:15 - this time jungles are cleared along much of the way for large cattle ranches (saw some goats too). We got stopped 2 times by army and had to...

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Dec 7, 2004 - Hormiguero, Xpujil

Homerigero and Xpujil. Dec7 I started my rounds by visiting the closest sites first. Homerigero is a very ancient site and the stones there reflect that fact in that they are very dark gray looking. The Earth Monster doors were fabulous and had lots of detail to them. I wandered around the site for a long time before I went to see the Xpujil site that is located on the edge of the village. That one was different as it had a temple with three towers to the building. There were staircases leading up to where a platform would have been on top...

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Two months in Mexico