The Blue Hole and the Maya

The Belize Blue Hole and the Mayan Apocalypse

The Belize Blue Hole has long held the imagination of divers, just as the Mayan culture has long held the imagination of the world. A widespread civilization, with principal cities all across Latin America including present-day Guatemala, El Salvador, and Mexico, they are known for their advanced architecture and astronomy, and of course for the calendar that some people believed predicted the end of the world in 2012. Ironically, the Mayan culture seemed unable to predict its own demise; the civilization declined rapidly around 900 A.D…READ MORE*