Izamal, the Magical Town

Izamal, the Magical Town

Izamal ©Emilio Segura López/flickr About 72 km to the east of Merida is Mexico's magical town, Izamal. It is called the City of the Three Cultures as three historical periods coexist. They are namely the pre-Hispanic past, the colonial period and the present time. There are pyramids that had witness the Mayas greatness, the charming convent in the silence of the majestic walls. See the forever markings of the Spanish Influence. Many sights to behold: from its buildings to its streets, the ho... [ read more ]