Chitzen Itzen February 22nd 2012 I don’t claim to pronounce foreign names correctly all of the time but I at least say them how they are spelt.
Chichen Itza, pronounced ‘Chi-Chen It-Za’
Coba pronounced ‘Co-Ba’
Not that hard is it? Or is it?
Before a trip one day we heard a group of people talking.
Person 1-“Where are you going today?”
Person 2-“We’re going to Cobo”
Person 1-“Oh re ... read more
North America » Mexico » Yucatán » Chichén Itzá 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
Welcome to our blog, we are Chris & Nikki and we are travel addicts!!!
Chris is a born & bred Londoner (and a 'real' Cockney).
Nikki is originally from Chester Le-Street in Durham but has been 'down south' since she started university.
We (try to) visit four places a year and if possible try to make it a different continent each time.
We love life experiences, photography and travel and if we're lucky we combine them all in one trip.
Travelblog is pretty much our diary of places visited & a diary of our relationship,
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