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Ayyy, More Ruins! More Food! More Sun!

Oh look! Apparently those Mayans were all over the place. The ruins at Tulum were right on the coast of the Caribbean Sea, with a whopping elevation of 39 feet. 294 more words


2012 Doomsday

by Hina Gupta

Photo Courtesy of www.jmu.edu

The world was supposed to end on Dec 21, 2012. Guess what, it didn’t! One of the theories was that by this time, a planet named Nirubu would be headed toward the earth and another theory was that there could be a solar flare. 190 more words

Pop Culture

Day tripping at the Mayan Ruins

After 24 hours of doing no more than moving from sunbed to sofa-bed and lifting a few Margaritas, getting around Tulum feels like a herculean task. 371 more words


Part 1: History of Chocolate: Ancient Civilizations and the Cacao Bean

The divine drink, which builds up resistance and fights fatigue. A cup of this precious drink permits a man to walk for a whole day without food.” Montezuma II (1502-1520)

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Travel Blues

As I am sitting here catching up on the latest episode of The Affair, I can’t help but dread the thought of going back to work tomorrow. 704 more words