Campeche, Edzna and Slapstick Comedy
It could have been a set-up by the Keystone Cops. Today started with slapstick comedy, a
whirl of confusion and everyone wanted to help, but they all pointed in different directions!
Last night I asked about a tour to Edzna, a Mayan city spread over five square miles, with a
huge ball court, a monument decorated with two colorful carved masks and a stone staircase
leading to a high temple overlooking a sea-green canopy of jungle trees. Mary, the recep-
tionist at Hotel Lopez, phoned Xtampak Tours. "It's a four-hour tour. They leave at 9 a.m.,