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Macuiltepec, Xalapa

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  • Macuiltepetl or Macuiltepec is a dormant volcano. Its name comes from Nahuatl meaning "5th mountain". The Aztec emperor had to have fresh seafood from the Gulf of Mexico everyday and this mountain was...  more »
  • Fo. 'r nature lovers, this park is great since it is now almost in the center of Xalapa since the city has grown around this "Fifth Volcano"(Macuiltepetl in the Nahuatl language of Mexico). I remember...  more »
  • Yes, unfortunately the exotic birds which are supposedly there for rehabilitation aren't being well cared for. There were close to 10 when I was there a week ago and a few didn't have any shade and mo...  more »

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