Discovery in La Pastora could attract tourism in Veracruz
Published by José de Aquino on January 29, 2023
A recent discovery in La Pastora, Veracruz could bring in a surge of tourists to the area. The discovery of a large indigenous settlement from the classic period of the Mesoamerican era has sparked interest among historians, archaeologists, and cultural enthusiasts alike.
The settlement, which dates back to between 400 and 600 AD, is believed to have been inhabited by the Totonac people. It was discovered by a team of archaeologists who were conducting a routine survey of the area. The team found several structures, including pyramids, temples, and plazas, all of which are well-preserved. The settlement also includes a number of sculptures and carvings that provide a glimpse into the culture and beliefs of the Totonac people.
The discovery is considered to be a major find, as it sheds light on the Totonac civilization and its contribution to the Mesoamerican era. It is also expected to attract tourists from all over the world who are interested in learning about the history and culture of the region. The settlement is located near the Totonacapan region, which is a popular tourist destination known for its rich cultural heritage and natural beauty.
The local authorities are now working to make the settlement accessible to tourists. They plan to build a visitor center and provide interpretive signage to help visitors understand the significance of the site. The authorities are also working on preserving the site and making sure that it is protected from damage.
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