15 Jun '11, 10pm

#EcoTurismo: In search of the real Mayans via #tacogir...

Since the rediscovery of Mayan ruins by Western explorers in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, we have been fascinated by a culture radically different from our own: One without functional wheels or metals, but possessing complex mathematics and architecture. Their hieroglyphics are still not fully understood, and the nature of their society remains enigmatic. Were they demonic savages addicted to blood sacrifice, or noble savants living in harmony with the jungle? The mystery draws visitors who want to feel proximity to the alien and magical. But that is precisely what most visitors never get - any sense of mystery disappears in a line of tour buses which crowd popular Mayan sites. Our own Mayan experiences had certainly started without any hint of mystery. At Tulum on Mexico's Yucatan peninsula, we saw the Mayan attraction business. A vast tourist car park was foll...

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