Canales de Xochimilco (Embarcadero de Nativitas), México

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Tirada em 02-12-2007
Esta zona de canales se encuentra al sureste de la Ciudad de México.
Xochimilco (náhuatl: 'Campo de flores'). Estos canales eran utilizados como vías de tránsito y para comercializar flores, legumbres y verduras cultivadas en las chinampas, que son islotes artificiales creados sobre zonas lacustres (lagos) mediante la superposición de capas de troncos, tierra, lodo y raíces.
La chinampería de Xochimilco fue declarada Patrimonio de la Humanidad por la UNESCO en 1987
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Latitude: 19° 15' 9" N, Longitude: 99° 5' 34" W see »

Localização: Mexico

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