Sumidero Canyon

Photo: Rod Waddington, On the river Chiapas – The spectacular, 1-kilometer-deep Sumidero Canyon (Cañón del Sumidero) was the stage for an epic battle between the Spanish and the Chiapanecan Indians, who chose to jump into the sacred canyon rather than submit to the invaders. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/5g4yS379MXA3u5p36 More recently, engineers tamed the whitewater by building … Continue reading Sumidero Canyon