The Mayan Empire
Jack Cunney + Patrick Diamond
The Ancient Mayans
Tikal was the capital of the Mayan Empire, one of the most advanced cities in the empire.
Today it is great tourist attraction because of the immense architecture.
Chichen Itza Ruins
Chichen Itza is one of the greatest architectural achievements of the ancient world and today is one of the most visited locations in Latin America.
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