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Mexico, Palenque

Palenque – one of the most popular destinations in Chiapas, and I’m sure, pretty high on the ‘worth-to-see’ list in whole Mexico. It used to be a Maya city state in southern Mexico that flourished in the 7th century. 625 more words


Mexico, San Cristobal

San Cristobal de las Casas in the state of Chiapas is definitely one of my favorite places in Mexico. Set in a wonderful highland valley, surrounded by pine forest, the city and the atmosphere there is just magical. 413 more words


San Juan Chamula (3)

Blusa tzotzil de San Juan Chamula. Chiapas, México.

Tela comercial bordada a máquina.

Fotografía de Alicia Uruaga.


Quick stop in Palenque

At this point of the trip, although we are travelling for 11 months, we feel the pressure of time in Mexico… Time seem to just slip through our fingers, and even if we are travelling only in the south of the country there are just way to many things we want to see and 3 weeks isn’t enough! 362 more words

Chiapas: Residents of Chiapa de Corzo Reject EPN's Visit on International Day of Indigenous Peoples

Photo@ proceso.com.mx

On August 7th, President Enrique Peña Nieto arrived in Chiapa de Corzo along with the governor of Chiapas Manuel Velasco Suarez, to commemorate “International Day of Indigenous Peoples.” 338 more words

Indigenous People

Video: Le Queman Los Genitales Por Violar A Una Niña

Cuando los presos toman la justicia en sus priopias manos,

Unos reclusos en la Republica Dominicana golpearon y le quemaron los genitales a un preso que habia violado y asesinado a una niña de 12 años. 8 more words


They release the police that residents retained after Peña’s visit to Chiapas

By: Isaín Mandujano

CHIAPA DE CORZO, Chiapas (apro)

In the early morning hours of this Tuesday, residents of Chiapa de Corzo released the seven federal police that were retained after a clash between demonstrators and police agents, within the context of President Enrique Peña Nieto’s visit to this colonial city. 506 more words