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May 25, 2008 - Palenque to Chiapa de Corzo

The second of 3 consecutive driving days with limited mileage but with plenty of interesting stops. first off, we drove just a few kms down the road to a most fabulous Mayan site. I thought I had been "Mayand out" by now but and hour and a half looking around the excellently excavated and restored site at Palenque was a stunning experience. Then off again (theres never enought time in a rally) for another 50 kms and a stop at a waterfall. I say "a water fall2 - there were a whole series of them cascading down to a series of rock pools with...

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May 24, 2008 - Palenque to Chiapa de Corso

A day full of interesting sightseeing and a great drive. The day started with the Mayan ruins at Palenque - our sixth, but every one is different and this was true again today. We were able to climb on some of the monuments and therefore to admire the structures and carvings on top as well as the views. On to the ´Agua Azul´ waterfalls which really were azure. Robin had a swim and was mobbed by children selling bananas. After that we had a long climb from near sea level to 2440m and our next stop: San Cristobal del Corzo, a Colonial Town...

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