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Images from Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico, July 2017

Tulum is the site of a later walled city built by the Mayans in Central America. Its existence dates back to the 13th to 15th centuries just before the Mayans fled the invading Spanish. It is thought to have been home to around 1,500 inhabitants at its peak population. (Today, it seems to have been […]

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Images from Roatán, Honduras, July 2017

Roatán is the largest of Honduras’s three Bay Islands. Here are images shot in Town Center, West Bay Road, the Carretera Principal, West End Road, and Main Street.

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Photos by Alfred Eisenstaedt of the Great Lakes Before the Clean Water Act

By Lily Rothman and Liz Ronk  |  TIME Magazine In 1968, LIFE magazine dispatched photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt to the Great Lakes to capture a crisis that required no national awareness day to make itself known. >> Story and photo gallery

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Goldfield Ghost Town

Another photo set from the Apache Trail. Goldfield began in 1892 after gold was discovered in the vicinity. It has since been purchased and restored, and is now a tourist attraction.