Monthly Archives: April 2011

An afternoon at the cenote

    An afternoon at the cenote One of the many questions that are asked here at The Pickled Onion is are there any cenotes around here? Well no, there aren’t as I am living in the Ruta Puuc region … Continue reading

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The jungle takes over the ruins of Nophat

The jungle takes over the ruins of Nohpat   Nohpat is located on the outskirts of St Elena on the way to Uxmal. The access road is usually only used by beekeepers and there are a few milperos that travel … Continue reading

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Traditional Dress of Yucatan

15th birthday Just Stunning This stunning young lady decided to have her 15th  birthday video clip taken, dressed in the traditional huipil .The huipil is usually worn by mestizas a mix of Maya and Spanish and only on special festival  … Continue reading

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ST Elena Honey

 The heats turned up high the spring flowers are in bloom and the bees are busy. St Elena honey is being gathered at this moment. Its one of the most delicious honey I have tasted . Depending on the flowers … Continue reading

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