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A Night on Sky Temple: Honoring the Long Count at Caracol

A Night on Sky Temple: Honoring the Long Count at Caracol | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it
Journalist Joshua Berman's firsthand account of any thinking traveler's dream: sleeping under the stars on top of a Maya temple in the middle of one of Central America’s largest tropical forests on the last day of the Long Count calendar.
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Caracol Panorama, Cayo District

Caracol Panorama, Cayo District | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it

Another great shot, a panorama this time, by AJ Baxter from the top of the temple of Canaa at the Maya site of Caracol.

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Pictures: Massive Maya City in Belize Revealed by Lasers

Pictures: Massive Maya City in Belize Revealed by Lasers | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it

An April 2009 flyover of the Maya city of Caracol used Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) equipment—which bounces laser beams off the ground—to help scientists construct a 3-D map of the settlement in western Belize. The survey revealed previously unknown buildings, roads, and other features in just four days,

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Celebrating Spring Equinox at Caracol

Celebrating Spring Equinox at Caracol | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it

Nice slide show.

 

"...A fire and pit-roasted pork celebrated the beginning of spring in Belize. ..."

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Maya 2012: Crystal skulls and other discoveries in Belize

Maya 2012: Crystal skulls and other discoveries in Belize | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it

Great article in the Washington Times about Belize, the ancient Maya heritage and the crystal skull.

 

"...Travelers will not be disappointed by the diversity of activities in the natural wonderland that is Belize, for the country is, indeed, its own reward. Who cares if there’s a little “skull-duggery” along the way. All the more reason to explore Belize for yourself..."

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