Mayan cities

Embark on a journey to discover the wonders of the ancient Mayan cities. Immerse yourself in the rich history and archaeological treasures of this fascinating civilization.
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The Mayan civilization was an ancient Mesoamerican civilization that flourished in parts of present-day Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, and Honduras from about 2000 BCE until the Spanish conquest in the 16th century. The Mayans were known for their advanced understanding of mathematics, astronomy, architecture, and agriculture. They created an intricate writing system using hieroglyphics and built impressive cities and pyramids.

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Illustration depicting the mayan civilization and culture and the importance of ceremony and rituals. Tikal, Monuments, Mexican Art, Maya, Mayan History, Mayan Cities, Mayan, Mayan Art, Ancient Mayan

This edited article about Guatemala originally appeared in Look and Learn issue number 1023 published on 17 October 1981. Colourful dancing at the temple of a Mayan city by Peter Jackson No country can offer everything, but Guatemala can claim to get very near to a full range of all that is spectacular in nature. […]

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