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Exploring Chiapas, Mexico

This weeks post covers 3 amazing places visited within the region of Chiapas and just into the region of Yucatan. I’ll keep this short, as it’s my beautiful little sisters 20th birthday today, and as the thunder storm has just stopped, drinks need to made and celebrations begun. 530 more words

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Crossing the Mexican boarder: Palenque and beyond

We arrived in Palanque early in the morning after the coldest bus ride of our lives. Palanque is a inland town in southern Mexico in the state of Chiapas. 976 more words

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From Merida we moved on to Chiapas and the Palenque ruins. The vegetation changed quite a bit and became more jungle like. The city itself is also older with the creation myth claiming the original ruler reigned something about 1000BC. 599 more words

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Fond farewell to Mexico, and hellooo Guatemala: from Palenque to Flores & Semuc Champey

by Christina

(This post delayed by having either slow or no wifi and cell service in Guatemala! But not full 1 week food poisoning delay, so yay, right?) 2,503 more words

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