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Cuadrangulo de las Monjas / Nun's Quadrangle

Published over 3 years ago by Jan Vrsinsky

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The 74-room Cuadrangulo de las Monjas was probably a military academy, royal school or palace complex. The face of Chac appears eve<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/img-6547-2-3adjust-panorama-mexico">...(more)</a>

Cuadrangulo de las Monjas / Nun's Quadrangle

Published over 3 years ago by Jan Vrsinsky

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The 74-room Cuadrangulo de las Monjas was probably a military academy, royal school or palace complex. The face of Ch<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/cuadrangulo-de-las-monjas-nuns-quadrangle-mexico">...(more)</a>

Cuadrangulo de las Monjas / Nun's Quadrangle

Published over 3 years ago by Jan Vrsinsky

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The 74-room Cuadrangulo de las Monjas was probably a military academy, royal school or palace complex. The face of <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/cuadrangulo-de-las-monjas-nuns-quadrangle-mexico-2">...(more)</a>

Juego de Pelota / Ball Court

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The Mesoamerican ballgame was a sport with ritual associations played for over 3000 years by the pre-Columbian peoples of Mesoameric<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/juego-de-pelota-ball-court-mexico">...(more)</a>

Ball Court / Juego de Pelota

Published over 3 years ago by Jan Vrsinsky

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The Mesoamerican ballgame was a sport with ritual associations played for over 3000 years by the pre-Columbian peoples of Mesoameric<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/ball-court-juego-de-pelota-mexico">...(more)</a>

Uxmal Ruins

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Casa de las Tortugas / House of the Turtles

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The name of the house comes from the turtles carved on the cornice. The Maya associated turtles with the god of rain, Chac.

In front of Palacio del Gobernador

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The Governor Palace's facade decorated in Puuc style is more than 100 meters long as is called the finest structure at Uxmal<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/in-front-of-palacio-del-gobernador-mexico">...(more)</a>

Stairs to Palacio del Gobernador

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The Governor Palace's facade decorated in Puuc style is more than 100 meters long as is called the finest structure at Uxmal. <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/stairs-to-palacio-del-gobernador-mexico">...(more)</a>

Temple at Palacio del Gobernador

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The Governor Palace's facade decorated in Puuc style is more than 100 meters long as is called the finest structure at Uxmal. <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/temple-at-palacio-del-gobernador-mexico">...(more)</a>

Behind Palacio del Gobernador

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The Governor Palace's facade decorated in Puuc style is more than 100 meters long as is called the finest structure at Uxmal. The<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/behind-palacio-del-gobernador-mexico">...(more)</a>

Palacio del Gobernador

Published over 3 years ago by Jan Vrsinsky

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The Governor Palace's facade decorated in Puuc style is more than 100 meters long as is called the finest structure at Uxmal. The upper <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/palacio-del-gobernador-mexico">...(more)</a>

House of the Turtles / Casa de las Tortugas

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The name of the house comes from the turtles carved on the cornice. The Maya associated turtles with the god of rain, Chac.

Gran Piramide / Templo Mayor

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The Great Pyramid in Uxmal - a 32m-high building - only northern side has been restored.

El Palomar

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El Palomar sits west of the Great Pyramid. Its roof comb is latticed with a pattern resembling pigeon houses built into walls in Spain and Africa, hence the building's name "The Dovecote".

Casa del Adivino, Uxmal

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Casa del Adivino (The Magician's House) is a 39m-high building whose smoothly sloping sides have been restored. They date the temple's fifth incarnation. The four earlier temples are covered inside of it.

Behind Cuadrangulo de las Monjas and Casa del Adivino

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Near the entrance to Uxmal ruins you can see this magnificient building Casa del Adivino (Magician's House) - a 39m-high temple built on an oval base.

Courtyard in front of Casa del Adivino

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Casa del Adivino (The Magician's House) is a 39m-high building whose smoothly sloping sides have been restored. They date the temple's fifth incarnation. The four earlier temples are covered inside of it.

Casa del Adivino

Published over 3 years ago by Jan Vrsinsky

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Near the entrance to Uxmal ruins you can see this magnificient building Casa del Adivino (Magician's House) - a 39m-high temple built on an oval base.