Maya Region

Maya Mountains: Cockscomb Range, Victoria Peak (Belize) The Editor Mon, 08/03/2020 - 19:59
The Maya Mountains are a range of hills in west-central Belize that take their name from the Maya people who built great centers in the region. The Cockscomb Range is a spur of the Maya Mountains and includes Victoria Peak, a national monument of Belize.
Maya Site of Copán, World Heritage Site (Honduras) The Editor Fri, 11/09/2018 - 15:22
Discovered in 1570, the ruins of Copán in western Honduras is one of the most important sites of the Mayan civilization. The ruined citadel and imposing public squares reveal the three main stages of development before the city was abandoned in the early 10th century.
Petén Basin: Maya Forest (Mexico, Guatemala) The Editor Mon, 06/10/2019 - 13:00
The Petén Basin is a geographical subregion of Mesoamerica and was a center of Maya civilizations. It is primarily located in northern Guatemala and southeastern Mexico. The Maya Forest is the second-largest remaining tropical rainforest in the Americas.