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Mayan System of Control at Tulum Ruins in Mexico

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An information sign at the Tulum Ruins, describing the system of control and defense.  The Tulum Ruins are located in the Mayan Riviera of Mexico.
An information sign at the Tulum Ruins, describing the system of control and defense. The Tulum Ruins are located in the Mayan Riviera of Mexico.

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Photo Year:2006

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Country:Mexico
Municipality:Tulum
State/Province:Quintana Roo
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Photo of the Castle, the main building at the Mayan Ruins site in Tulum Mexico.  The interior of the building is not accessible.
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Photo of the Castle, the main building at the Mayan Ruins site in Tulum Mexico. The interior of the building is not accessible.

Photo Attributes:Mexico, Tulum, 2006, Quintana Roo,
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An information sign within the Tulum Ruins in the Mayan Riviera of Mexico.  Describes the 1847 uprising by the indigenous people, it was called the Cate War.
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An information sign within the Tulum Ruins in the Mayan Riviera of Mexico. Describes the 1847 uprising by the indigenous people, it was called the Cate War.

Photo Attributes:Mexico, Tulum, 2006, Quintana Roo,
In these galleries:Caribbean, Historical, Information Signs, Mayan Ruins, Signs

The top of the Nohoch Mul Pyramid in the Mayan Riviera in Mexico.  Skyline view can be seen from the top.
Top of Nohoch Mul Pyramid in Mexico

The top of the Nohoch Mul Pyramid in the Mayan Riviera in Mexico. Skyline view can be seen from the top.

Photo Attributes:Mexico, 2006, Mayan Ruins of Coba, Quintana Roo,
In these galleries:Historical, Mayan Ruins, Pyramids, Skylines

View from the Nohoch Mul Pyramid Coba Mexico.  Located in the Mayan Ruins of Coba, Mexico.
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Photo Attributes:Mexico, 2006, Mayan Ruins of Coba, Quintana Roo,
In these galleries:Historical, Mayan Ruins, Pyramids, Skylines, Trees

Climbers of the Nohoch Mul Pyramid Coba Mexico.  Located in the Mayan Ruins of Coba, Mexico.
Nohoch Mul Pyramid Coba Mexico - climbers

Climbers of the Nohoch Mul Pyramid Coba Mexico. Located in the Mayan Ruins of Coba, Mexico.

Photo Attributes:Mexico, 2006, Mayan Ruins of Coba, Quintana Roo,
In these galleries:Historical, Mayan Ruins, Pyramids

Looking down from the top of the Nohoch Mul Pyramid in Coba Mexico.  On the site of the Coba Ruins in the Mayan Riveria.
Nohoch Mul Pyramid Coba Mexico - Looking down.

Looking down from the top of the Nohoch Mul Pyramid in Coba Mexico. On the site of the Coba Ruins in the Mayan Riveria.

Photo Attributes:Mexico, 2006, Mayan Ruins of Coba, Quintana Roo,
In these galleries:Historical, Mayan Ruins, Pyramids

Steepness of the climb can be seen from this angle.
Climbing the Nohoch Mul Pyramid in Coba Mexico

Steepness of the climb can be seen from this angle.

Photo Attributes:Mexico, 2006, Mayan Ruins of Coba, Quintana Roo,
In these galleries:Historical, Mayan Ruins, Pyramids

View from the top of Nohoch Mul Pyramid Coba Mexico. Pyramid located in the Mayan Ruins of Coba, Mexico.
View from Nohoch Mul Pyramid Coba Mexico

View from the top of Nohoch Mul Pyramid Coba Mexico. Pyramid located in the Mayan Ruins of Coba, Mexico.

Photo Attributes:Mexico, 2006, Mayan Ruins of Coba, Quintana Roo,
In these galleries:Historical, Mayan Ruins, Pyramids, Skylines


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Mexico - wikipedia
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from site: The site of advanced Amerindian civilizations, Mexico came under Spanish rule for three centuries before achieving independence early in the 19th century
Quintana Roo Links:Quintana Roo (state, Mexico) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
fro site: Quintana Roo, estado (state), southeastern Mexico, on the eastern side of the Yucatán Peninsula. Its northern shore is on the Yucatán Channel, a passage between the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea; it is also bounded by the Caribbean to the east, by Belize and Guatemala to the south, by the state of Campeche to the west, and by the state of Yucatán to the northwest. The state capital, Chetumal, is located on a sheltered bay at the mouth of the Hondo River, on the frontier wit...
Quintana Roo on Wikipedia
from site: It is located in Southeastern Mexico, on the eastern part of the Yucatán Peninsula. It is bordered by the states of Yucatán to the northwest and Campeche to the west. To the north, Quintana Roo borders the Gulf of Mexico and to the south, Belize. It also claims territory which gives it a small border with Guatemala in the southwest of the state, although this disputed area is also claimed by Campeche.
Quintana Roo Travel Guide - wikitravel
fro msite: Quintana Roo, also called The Mexican Caribbean is a state of Mexico that is part of the Yucatan Peninsula, with a shoreline along the Caribbean that has grown in just a few decades into a major tourism destination. It includes large resort cities built specifically for the Yanqui/Euro tropical vacation business, small communities with a more local Maya-Mexicano character, and fascinating ancient Maya archaeological sites.

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DateTime:2006:01:16 23:25:17
Exposure Time:10/4332
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ISO:100
DateTimeDigitized :2006:01:05 10:51:55
DateTimeOriginal :2006:01:05 10:51:55
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