Welcome to Santa Elena

Originally called Nohcacab, the town known as Santa Elena today was virtually razed in 1847 in the Caste War. ‘Ele-na’ means burnt houses in Maya. The Mexican government changed the name to Santa Elena in a bold PR stunt... Read More

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