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Central Mexico

If you get a bus out of Mexico City and head south east for 2 hours you reach the magical city of Puebla. A city that was main claim to fame is Cinco de Mayo, a festival commemorating the 5th of May 1862 defeat of a French expeditionary army by Mexican general Ignacio Zaragoza. 781 more words

El Panchan

Central Mexico

If you get a bus out of Mexico City and head south east for 2 hours you reach the magical city of Puebla. A city that was main claim to fame is Cinco de Mayo, a festival commemorating the 5th of May 1862 defeat of a French expeditionary army by Mexican general Ignacio Zaragoza. 781 more words

El Panchan

mexico-palenque

Palenque (Yucatec Maya: Bàak’ /ɓàːkʼ/) was a Maya city state in southern Mexico that flourished in the 7th century. The Palenque ruins date back to 226 BC to around 799 AD. 737 more words

PROGRAMA #26: Las raíces de la cumbia

Gracias al enorme y heroico trabajo de sellos como Soundway, Analogue Africa, Palenque y Barbés Records en rescatar muchas canciones que han quedado en el olvido o en discos juntando polvo en las bateas de coleccionistas y radios locales, hoy podemos descubrir un mundo en las sombras de lo que conocíamos. 148 more words

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Yaxchilán and Bonampak

I think it was a combination of both tour operators in San Cristobal and earlier readings in our guidebook that piqued our interest in the ruins of Yaxchilán. 978 more words

Mexico

Disconnected in Palenque

$100.00 pesos (that’s $50.00 pesos each) got us from Ocosingo to the township of Palenque, so were pretty happy to have saved ourselves a bit of money by avoiding the ADO first class bus service. 987 more words

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