Joya de Ceren

Joya de Ceren UNESCO World Heritage Site, El Salvador

From the World Heritage inscription: Joya de CerĂ©n is remarkable by virtue of the completeness of the evidence that it provides of everyday life in a Mesoamerican farming community of the 6th century AD, which is without parallel in this cultural region. It was a pre-Hispanic farming community that, like Pompeii and Herculaneum in Italy, …

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