Posts

Equinox at Chichen Itza, one of the new 7 wonders of the world
, , ,

Serpent of Light and Shadow, Spring Equinox at Chichen Itza, March 20-21

As the sun sets in the west and the shadows lengthen in the ancient Mayan city of Chichen Itza, a collective sigh of amazement goes up from thousands of people standing at the foot of the Pyramid of Kukulcan on March 20-21, the spring equinox.…
Equinox at Chichen Itza, one of the new 7 wonders of the world

2012 Spring Equinox at Chichén Itzá

On March 20 and 21, the period marking this year’s spring equinox, thousands of people will gather in the Great Plaza, the sacred heart of the ancient Mayan city of Chichén Itzá, Yucatán’s famous World Heritage Site to watch the sunset.…