copan ruinas

Copan

Copan

The Copan ruins majestically display ancient natural culture, and the people of the town of Copan have become friendly merchants, working in an envious setting against the clear green and blue mountains. “Copanecos” have found that delicate blend of being able to show visitors their beautiful world, without destroying that which makes it so unique. […]

Copan: Some 750 sites and 4,500 Structures

The early-morning sun burnishes the stone temples in Copan to a golden sheen, while on their facades, serpents writhe, jaguars crouch, birds preen and gods grimace in a pantomime that has been going on for nearly 2,000 years. The silence is shattered only by the screech of a howler monkey living in the surrounding jungle […]