“Little Angel” in Mexico
This dismal image reminds us something more extraterrestrial than of the earthbound origin. Nevertheless, this place is located in the howling Mexican wilderness – on the Yucatan Peninsula, to be exact. Nearly all the peninsula is made of porous and spongy limestone shelf, which is easily penetrated by local internal waters that are collected here in multiple sinkholes or cenotes. This precise cenote is just one among many others that all form a natural phenomenon that Mayan tribes used to call as “a sacred well”.