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Feb 4, 2009 - Visiting the Ruins of El Tajin

Feb. 4, 2009 - Today we traveled to the ruins at El Tejiin, in Poza Rica. This was a 40 mile trip one-way, but was well worth it. We had a great guide, Rodricco, who spoke excellent English. His excitement about the history of the ruins, and his extensive knowledge really enhanced our experience. It’s hard to imagine these people from so long ago constructing such huge mountains of stone. And, the explanation of the games that ended in human sacrifice was intriguing - difficult to understand based on what we know today. We had a great...

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