Historical/Cultural Region

Mesoamerica (Central/North America) Editor Thu, 02/07/2019 - 20:57
Mesoamerica, which literally means "middle America" in Greek, is a historical and cultural region in North America. It extends from approximately central Mexico through Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, and northern Costa Rica.
Petén Basin and Maya Forest (Central/North America) Editor Mon, 06/10/2019 - 13:00
The Petén Basin is a geographical/archaeological subregion of Mesoamerica and a center of Maya civilizations such as Tikal and Calakmul. It is primarily located in northern Guatemala and southeastern Mexico. The Maya Forest is the largest remaining tropical rain forest in the Americas