After Yaxchilan we continued to Bonampak who is an other ancient Maya site, the special thing about just this one is the beautiful paintings. Amazed and tired in our legs we got to our final destination for the day, a small village where we stayed the night.
This place is soo far out in nowhere. We had to take two taxis and a boat for like one hour upriver to reach it. It’s Yaxchilan, another lost city that used to be great kingdom. The spot was awesome, the views over the river was beautiful, so amazing they found this perfect place to
Our main reason to take this detour threw the mountains was to see some maya sites, ancient cities of pyramids. This is Palenque, considered to be maybe the second greatest maya city in the world. Can you imagine that this city was home to a few hundred thousands of people? And that it’s still standing
After spending a week in San Cristobal in front of our computers or on the beautiful streets far, far away from the beach we were happy to put on our swim wear again and jump in the beautiful agua azul. It felt wonderful even though it was freaking cold!