Palenque - A Spectacular Paradise in Mexico

January 27, 2018

Surrounded with dense and thick forests, correct in the heart of the Chiapas Jungle in Mexico, the captivating archaeological park of Palenque can be discovered. One more pride for the Mexico flag: it is such a sight to behold with its historical Mayan Metropolis architecture complementing the normal location of tropical trees, glowing waterfalls, relaxed atmosphere and varied wildlife.

Based on information, the web site had inhabitants as early as three hundred BC and its society has blossomed in the several years 600 to seven-hundred Ad. Its central region has been termed as “Lakam Ha”, meaning “Massive Water” for the abundant drinking water methods identified in it. Then, in 16th century, it was uncovered by Spaniards who explored the location.

Correct to its historic identify, that time, Otolum which means “a land with strong properties” and translated into Spanish by Pedro dela Nada, a European priest as Palenque, which signifies “fortification,” the park boasts the presence of this kind of towering and sturdy architectural masterpieces. It has the magnificent pyramid structure called “The Temple of the Inscriptions” where hieroglyphic writings were discovered but are now retained in a museum in Mexico Metropolis. Roberto Barrios hinting of the elaborate drinking water method of people moments as observed in the bordering aqueduct channels is the Chinese-hunting “Palace”.