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I spent an afternoon in Guatemala exploring the Mayan ruins of Tikal. There were several options for getting there but I chose an afternoon sunset tour. The sunrise tour sounded interesting, seeing the ruins in a mist, hearing the jungle wake up. But personally I couldn't be bothered to wake up early for it. So a sunset seemed good enough for me. You may recognize the landscape of Tikal from a little-known independent film called Star Wars. I wouldn't though because I've only seen the movie once. ...