There are places that their beauty can only be appreciated in person. This is the case of the Sumidero Canyon; a picture is not sufficient enough show the greatness of this place. You have to be there and live this adventure, don’t forget to stay away from the crocodiles and monkeys at the edge of the river.
Lagunas de Montebello is located just at the border of Guatemala and Mexico. There are hundred of lakes and each one has different colors. It is a unique experience enjoying the magic of this lakes. Because the jungle is rich of all kind of minerals, in these lakes we can see more colors that are only possible in our imagination or dreams.
There are only 17 original Olmecs Heads in the world, and four are in Mexico. The other heads are on private collections in other countries. In the ecologic reserve in Nanciyaga, Veracruz, we can find one of these original heads. They represent actual people from the Olmec civilization; they were great leaders, warriors, or important people during their time. The ornaments on the heads give some clues of their occupations or social role to them. One important aspect of these heads is that their faces belong to people with african heritage but in America long before Columbus’s journeys.