This building is interesting as it is mixed in with the day to day life of the city.. All the columns on each side was covered and this was where the daily marketplace happened. The temple it self our guide told was used to accept young boys into warrior hood. at age 13-15 they had been trained enough to become... 更多
The in depth information shared during this tour was amazing. It was beautiful, intriguing, and frightening to explore such organization, mobilization, and violence.
Looking east of beautiful El Castillo is The Temple of the Warriors. This is a large and impressive site. We were told this was a popular place for the Mayans to gather and trade with others.
We booked an excursion here through Thomson because they have exclusivity for the first few hours of the day. It means an early start at 6:30am but there are less people there, only Thomson or the locals who turn up independently. It also meant we weren't being hassled by the people selling souvenirs. My boyfriend has done a different tour... 更多