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Friday, February 22, 2008

Plaza B - Caracol. This area is called the Caana complex, or "Sky Place". There is speculation that the rooms on the very top were the royal family's residendial chambers. The rooms on the middle level each have a wide front entrance, and often a wide U-shaped bench. These rooms were designed for a specific purpose. Perhaps they were a seating area to watch the plaza, like sky-boxes in today's sports arenas, or maybe they were a place to display prisoners, or royalty, to the people below.


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