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Red House (El Chichanchob)

Chichen Itza, Mexico
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Ranked #10 of 14 attractions in Chichen Itza
Type: Historic Sites
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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Those are the only buildings in Chichen Itza still cowered with decorative plaster - stocco. They are beautiful and it shows you how all building looked at the time of Chichen Itza glory. Do not miss that!

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Landskrona
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155 reviews 155 reviews
90 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

This temple - building - was a little different from the others at the site and if you have the time, please take the little stroll in the area to cover this site as well. Being a bit more colourful and away from the main attractions is is nice to come here.

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Mar del Plata, Argentina
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256 reviews 256 reviews
117 attraction reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

Crazy ancient graffiti. They had such a sense of art it is remarkable. They respected the eco system and i think we have much to learn from them. Anyway wonderful structure in a magnific place.

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Chicago, Illinois
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

Another amazing structure and I think till this day’s sciences are not sure of the purpose of it. The most amazing how it was build with consideration of the echo travel. It said that this structure was for tournaments purposes and they plaid a ball game sort of like a soccer, but a ball was kicked by the hips. Our... More

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London, United Kingdom
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30 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2011

Another beautiful building constructed by those clever mayans. The guides give a lot of interesting information about each monument, and you get to walk around and have a look at everything. Theyre always happy to answer your questions too!

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