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101 Most Beautiful Places You Must Visit Before You Die! – part 4, Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Mexico

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Nine banded armadillos are common in Yucatan's wilderness and the Maya people call them "Uech"

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Sunset at the Great Pyramid in Chichen-itza. Ohh this looks awesome! Can't wait to see this! Sunset would be awesome!

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Zona Arqueológica de Chichén Itzá

Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Mexico

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Chichen Itza -- World Heritage Site

The stepped pyramids, temples, columned arcades, and other stone structures of Chichén Itzá were sacred to the Maya

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Cenote near the ruins of Chichen Itza. History tells of the Maya culture viewing these areas as very sacred, believing that they were gateways to the afterlife. There is also the problem that there are almost no rivers or lakes in the Yucatan peninsula, so cenotes became building sites for cities to provide the people with a water source.

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von HubPages

Maya Indians and Calendar Predicting End of World in 2012

Pyramid at Chicken Itza Mexico...Mayan Ruins (Structure and shape)

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