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Jul092018

Xunantunich

The Mayan city of Xunantunich. First settled 500 BCE, it grew into a major centre until 600 CE. It was abandoned in 750 CE for 30 years, for reasons that remain unknown, but it was reoccupied and lived on until ~1000 CE, when it was one of the last Mayan cities to fall.

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