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Dec 23, 2004 - Itzamal, Ake and the sisal factory

Izamal, Ake and the sisal factory: Dec 22 I walked all over town looking at what was left of the ancient Mayan pyramids, the stones, which were still intact that weren't stolen to build the Spanish church and dwellings. In spite of that, I liked the convent and arches. It had a beautiful altar. The monks said it was ok to take a picture. It was too dark to see much, sorry. I walked back down the steps of the convent and over to the market and found besides the meat department and the veggies, a whole section of food vendors that were...

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Two months in Mexico

Dec 22, 2004 - leaving Valladolid, caves,Yaxuna and the hotel in Izamal

Leaving Valladolid for the caves and Yaxuna: Dec 22 I made a slight adjustment to my schedule and left Genesis Retreat a day early so I could pick up a couple more sites. I drove the same way to Chichen Itza and stopped at the Balankanche caves that were located about 6 k from Chichen Itza. I had seen the sign for them the day before but knew I would not have time to do both. The grounds for the caves were very clean and well raked. They had a small museum in the ticket building. I looked at everything while more people arrived to take the...

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Two months in Mexico



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