Photo of the Day

Man floating in sunlit cave pool
March 22, 2010

Xkeken Cenote, Mexico

This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features

The Maya believed natural wells, such as the Xkeken cenote in Mexico’s Yucatán, led to the underworld.

See more photographs from the April 2010 feature story "Sacred Waters."

Photograph by John Stanmeyer, National Geographic

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