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Xochicalco, Mexico

Xochicalco Pyramids

Pyramids in an ancient Mayan city where you can see remnants of people's day to day life.  

An ancient city that may have housed up to 20,000 people from the period of 700-900 AD. The pyramids stand in excellent condition and there are tours that give you insight into the day-to-day life, sport, and beliefs of the Mayans who lived here. 

You will see ball courts, sweat baths, altars, sculptures, and a cave that lines up to fill with light on summer solstice each year.