Exploring the Maya World

Indigenous peoples There are an estimated 7 million Indigenous Maya living in southern Mexico and northern Central America at the start of the 21st century. Please do not ask ‘who were the Maya’ as they are very much alive today. The breakthrough we would like is one in which we learn more from the Maya …

El Salvador Links

El Salvador flag Links related to El Salvador presented in mostly random fashion:   Museums http://www.marte.org.sv Twitter @esimpressive http://twitter.com/#!/EcoTurismo http://wtf-elsalvador.com Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/El_Salvador Vocabulary meque designar a una persona entrometida http://www.asihablamos.com/word/palabra/Meque.php   Planeta.com El Salvador Central America

Nicaragua

Photo: Joshua Berman, Mechapa Nicaragua is the largest country in Central America and borders Honduras to the north and Costa Rica to the south. Questions for locals What would you like visitors to know about Nicaragua? Questions for visitors What books and apps do you take? What Facebook pages can you recommend? Who do you …

Costa Rica

Photo: F Delventhal, Cartwheel Costa Rica has 4% of global biodiversity and the country has attracted tropical biologists, ecologists and nature-loving visitors seeking a peaceful vacation. The country is bordered by Nicaragua to the north, Panama to the southeast, the Pacific Ocean to the west and the Caribbean Sea to the east. The country is home …

Central America

Photo: IUCN Web, Seed Farm Central America countries are Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama. Questions for locals What would you like visitors to know about Central America? Questions for visitors What books and apps do you take? What Facebook pages can you recommend? Who do you recommend visiting? Where do …

Panama

Panama is a natural bridge connecting North and South America and known as one of the most biologically diverse areas of Central America. The country is bordered by Costa Rica to the northwest, Colombia to the southeast, the Caribbean Sea to the north and the Pacific Ocean to the south. The capital is Panama City. …