Caracol , Belize. Caracol means “snail” and refers to the sinuous roadway that approaches the site. It was discovered by loggers in the 1930’s. Initial work was carried out in the 1950’s by the University of Pennsylvania.
Caana (Sky Palace) Pyramid
View from the top of Caana, Structure B5JP below
Structure B5JP and Plaza
Masks Flanking stairway, Stucture B5JP
Altar 13 – From 850 AD, King depicted on right. Shape of frame symbolizes a cave.