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Cholula is the largest pyramid in the world.
Mexico 2018 part II - Puebla

December 25th 2018
A tunnel through the largest pyramid in the world, a tunnel right into the earth and a recently rediscovered tunnel Just over two hour by bus from Mexico City is the city Puebla. We decided to take a day and go there and visit some places that sounded interesting. When I look at the photos it seems like all we saw was a lot of tunnels. We did see more but the highlights of this da ... read more
North America » Mexico » Puebla » Puebla City

Mexican Flag The site of advanced Amerindian civilizations, Mexico came under Spanish rule for three centuries before achieving independence early in the 19th century. A devaluation of the peso in late 1994 threw Mexico into economic turmoil, triggering the worst... ... read more
6th March 2019

Fascinating blog and fascinating pyramid. Also fascinating that the Spanish conquistadors had to build a church upon the Cholula pyramid.
7th March 2019

Did the Spanish know about the pyramid?
It is a bit funny that the Spaniards decided to build a church on top of Cholula. Did they know that it was a pyramid or not? Some say they did and soome say they didn't? If the latter is true I won't hold it against them because even when you know what is underneith the soil it is difficult to see that there is a pyramid hidden there. /Ake

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