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Cenotes and Valladolid

October 15, 2014 // 14 Comments

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On Monday Kongo visited some cenotes in the middle of the Yucatan peninsula.  Cenotes (pronounced SIN-oh-te) are sink holes where the limestone crust of the earth has [...]

Mayan Monkey (Updated)

October 11, 2014 // 10 Comments

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Kongo made it to Chichén Itzá yesterday on a 10-hour adventure that involved excursions into Mayan culture, home remedies, thunderstorms, and a discourse in the Mayan [...]

¡Buenos dias! Cancun

October 8, 2014 // 17 Comments

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So the monkey gets up at the crack of dawn today to capture some shots of the sunrise over the  Gulf of Mexico from his hotel balcony in Cancun.  Tropical sunrises are [...]