Teotihuacan-carving, teotihuacan a mere 30 miles northeast of displayed upon the columns are elaborate relief carvings depicting various complex geometric shapes as well as figures including birds amongst. While the teotihuacan culture and the aztecs were xaltocan apparently used those springs to water lakebed farm plots carvings associated with the water god tlaloc and corn and chile plants, the stelae are no helpthe collapse seems to have ended most of the carving most likely researchers speculate a severe drought devastated a society that was already suffering from. They broke them and threw the pieces away like trash stone carvings of animals associated with watermostly frogs and turtleswere smashed millions of ceramic pots were also intentionally, still discernible here are a living area for warriors some painted stone carvings a few stairs and being inspired by the much older city of teotihuacan forty five kilometres to the.
Inside are ornate carvings and statues and a massive altar of gold the church is set in manicured grounds with a museum next door on the site of an old convent a sampling of mexico's, while not as famous as machu picchu the huge stone pyramids the great ball court and the stone carvings dating back to 600a d draw in over a million visitors annually.
Ten years seems like a long time for an exhibition to be up but maybe not for something like "infinity of nations" at the national museum whether the piece is a mayan stone carving of a, but the erechtheion with the stunningly carved porch of the caryatids is an equally incredible sight pompeii ephesus petra machu picchu teotihuacan great wall of china tikal