A group of archaeologists are in La Mosquitia, Gracias a Dios department seens wednesday January 6, preparing the excavation of the first pieces of Ciudad Blanca. The ruins of civilization, hitherto unknown, were first identified in 2012 during an aerial survey in the jungles of La Mosquitia.

Attracted by this civilization, which is neither Maya nor Aztec or Inca, the prestigious institution National Geographic published last October, an article in its magazine and a television documentary which reached 60 million people in 15 different languages .

Honduran and US archaeologists previously examined the site of Ciudad Blanca found parts, earthmoving, mounds and pyramids of earth belonging to a culture that flourished centuries ago and then disappeared.

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