Living Mayans: At Its Height, the Maya Civilisation Encompassed Numerous City-States Housing as Many as Ten Million People. Then, It Suddenly and Mysteriously Collapsed. Dominic Hamilton Sets out along the Popular Ruta Maya to Sample Its Spectacular Archaeological Legacy and Finds an Ancient Culture That Is Still Very Much Alive
May 01, 2006; Sunrise. The eastern horizon glows mauve. The forest slowly surfaces upon an ocean of mist, the upper branches of the canopy...