The Maya Calendar – Part 2 – Haab, the Solar Year

This post “The Maya Calendar” is an excerpt of the second edition of my book “The Maya Sites – Hidden Treasures of the Rain Forest”, a travel guide to the most important Maya sites on the Yucatán peninsula – in México and Guatemala. The second edition will be published as print and ebook in spring … Continue reading The Maya Calendar – Part 2 – Haab, the Solar Year

The Maya Calendar – Part 1 – Introduction – How does it work?

This post “The Maya Calendar” is an excerpt of the second edition of my book “The Maya Sites – Hidden Treasures of the Rain Forest”, a travel guide to the most important Maya sites on the Yucatán peninsula – in México and Guatemala. The second edition will be published as print and ebook in spring … Continue reading The Maya Calendar – Part 1 – Introduction – How does it work?

The Ancient Maya – Sharer & Traxler – 6th Edition – Stanford University Press – 2006

This article about the book The Ancient Maya by Robert J. Sharer and Loa P. Traxler, is the first one of a series of articles about Maya books that I plan to publish during the next months. Obviously, with 931 pages and a shipping weight of 3.5 pound, this is not the book you easily … Continue reading The Ancient Maya – Sharer & Traxler – 6th Edition – Stanford University Press – 2006

The Maya Sites – Hidden Treasures of the Rain Forest

What I missed in all my travels through the world of the Maya, was a book that concisely explained where the interesting Mayan ruins are located, how to get there, a short guide which otherwise was limited to the description of the Maya sites and lacked the overload of restaurant and hotel descriptions. Because something … Continue reading The Maya Sites – Hidden Treasures of the Rain Forest

The Top 100 Travel Quotes – Inspirational Travel Quotes and Proverbs

Here you find more than 100 rare and famous travel quotes and sayings for your inspiration.  In addition, a list with the top 100 travel quotes in German language can be found here at >>> Das beste Buch der Welt ————————— Travel Quotes The most dangerous worldview is the worldview of those who have not … Continue reading The Top 100 Travel Quotes – Inspirational Travel Quotes and Proverbs