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A Gruesome Aztec Ball Game with Human Sacrifice: Temple Unearthed in Mexico City

Mexico City (AFP) – A giant temple to the Aztec god of the wind and a court where the Aztecs played a deadly ball game have been discovered in the heart of Mexico City. 462 more words

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May Term Day 2 - Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge

For Day 2 of May Term, we headed off to Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge for the Ornithology Science and Art Field Work class. It’s about an hour from Rochester, and right off the New York State Thruway.   97 more words

Montezuma and Beach Hiking

My family has never excelled at sun bathing and beach sitting. I love the idea of stretching out in the sand and reading for hours, waves crashing right in front of us, but we have yet to actualize that dream. 722 more words

Costa Rica

La Cucaracha Report ~ Ometepe 🌴 & Costa Rica

6 Feb 2004

Apparently the waters surrounding Ometepe Island have fish with thorn-like fang teeth. Well, I didn’t want to swim in Lago de Nica anyway.   1,421 more words


the sand

2 months.

It’s a little hard to believe. I have done so much in these past two months, traveled to new places all over Costa Rica, learned how to surf, visited Cuba, spoken more Spanish than I thought I would and developed new friendships that I will keep forever. 513 more words


Well, hello.  Have I mentioned that in Wales they name everything after dragons?  And today, I found myself wandering around a city I do not live in, in need of something to put in my bath, a temporary bath which is too short and does not take my own length. 217 more words


Dryden: The First Novela

Dryden- though challenging at times to comprehend- delivers a delightfully horrific love story that ends in multiple deaths. I deeply enjoy the manner in which there are battles, family feuds, introductions of different societies meeting for the first time, and the blood that is spilled. 347 more words

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