conservation image Of the Past, for the Future: A Coalition for Change at the Fifth World Archaeological Congress
 

Large groups of tourists at the Acropolis in Greece, the main temple at Abu Simbel in Egypt, and the Castillo at the Maya site of Tulum in Mexico. One of the sessions on conservation at the Fifth World Archaeological Congress will focus on mass tourism to iconic sites and the sites' exploitation for economic benefit. Photos: Guillermo Aldana.