By Joyce Kelly

Tikal, Copán, Uaxactún - historic Maya towns whose names conjure up romance, secret, and technology unexpectedly. Joyce Kelly’s transparent descriptions and desirable pictures of those and lots of different websites will make you must pack your baggage and head for crucial the US. And should you arrive, this guidebook won't allow you to down. It covers 38 websites and 25 museums - greater than the other guidebook - in Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador. Kelly’s details is exact and recent: she has visited each web site in my opinion. The descriptions comprise the entire significant, recognized websites and lots of now not showing different guidebooks.

Kelly describes every one website and museum, from its pyramids and temples to its hieroglyphic stairways and "eccentric flints." She contains many website plans, and her description of every web site comprises its historical heritage in addition to its contemporary archaeological activity.

Equally very important, Kelly describes precisely the right way to get there. transparent maps and specified written instructions contain the space (in miles and kilometers) and the riding time required for every phase of the journey. if you want a four-wheel-drive motor vehicle to barter rutted airborne dirt and dust roads, Kelly tells you. if you want a advisor, she tells you the place to discover one.

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