Actun Tunichil Muknal
is an acrostic for atm.
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Actun Tunichil Muknal, also known locally as “Xibalba” or ATM, is a cave in Belize, near San Ignacio, Cayo District, notable as a Maya archaeological site that includes skeletons, ceramics, and stoneware. There are several areas of skeletal remains in the main chamber. The best-known is "The Crystal Maiden", the skeleton of a teenage girl, possibly a sacrifice victim, whose bones have been calcified to a sparkling, crystallized appearance.
- part of Belize
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Fodor's Central America (2008)
by Adam Taplin, Kelly Kealy, Heidi Johansen
Actun Tunichil Muknal is the top caving experience in Belize. Explore huge and mysterious underground chainbers on foot or float on subterranean rivers through ...
by Linda L. Lowry
The majority of leading destinations are oriented around the country's natural beauty and include Actun Tunichil Muknal, a cave not discovered until 1992 and a sacred site of the Mayans; Placencia, a popular peninsula with majestic beaches; ...
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