- a village in SE Mexico, in Chiapas state: ruins of an ancient Mayan city.
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With me is David Graff, a German journalist and guide at Palenque Tours in Colombia, who is acting as my translator.Pablo Escobar’s Private Prison Is Now Run by Monks for Senior Citizens
June 7, 2014
Mitla and Palenque are in Mexico and are equally remarkable.Ranching, Sport and Travel
This symbol also appears on a tablet discovered by Mr Stevens at Palenque.The Western World
In 1787, Bernasconi discovered the now famous ruins of Palenque.Celebrated Travels and Travellers
Here, as at Palenque, the ornamentation was “rich and abundant.”
But who will translate the inscriptions at Copan and Palenque?
- the site of an ancient Mayan city in S Mexico famous for its architectural ruins