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Dec 26, 2009 - Dzibilchaltún

Dzibilchaltún On boxing day, we jumped on the bike and went to nearby Mayan ruins at Dzibilchaltún (it means “place where there is writing on stones” in Mayan)- try saying- tzee-beel-chahl-TOON. Following the ever good advise of Ray and Sherry, we hired a guide to take us through the ruins. He was very knowledgeable about the area, and had lots of pictures of the place taken during the spring and fall equinoxes. As is common in Mayan communities, this place is laid out with strict reference to the sun. The main east/west sak be (road) of...

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