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Ek Balam – The Black Jaguar – Riviera Maya

Ek Balam in the Mayan language means “Black Jaguar”. It was a city of the ancient Maya in the Mexican state Yucatán around 30 km north of Valladolid and 150 km west of Cancun. In 1997 the excavation was started. According to legends that were recorded by the Spanish government during the 16th century after … Continue reading Ek Balam – The Black Jaguar – Riviera Maya