When it comes to dental implant vacations in Cancun, there are several activities that you cannot miss, depending on the season.
In many places in Mexico are festivals that take place to celebrate the beginning of spring and if you’re in Cancun for an All on 4 dental implants procedure on or around the date of the spring equinox, this is something that you don’t want to miss and you can do it between appointments.
Right at the beginning of the spring, there’s an astronomical event called equinox in which the plane of Earth’s equator passes through the center of the Sun. The word equinox means “equal night” because during this event the length of the night is the same as the day.
In the mayan culture, thrived in its studies of the stars and skies, using the changing seasons and celestial bodies to design pyramids and create their famous calendars, the spring equinox as been a spiritual celebration for the Mayans for centuries, and even today. Is celebrated as time of fertility and regeneration and during this event at the ancient Mayan city of Chichén Itzá, the Temple of Kukulkán also called “El Castillo” (The Castle) spreads out a visual symbol of the day and the night as the sun of the afternoon creates the visual illusion of the plumed serpent god, Kukulkán, slithering along the steps of the pyramid (one of the most striking buildings in Chichen Itzá. It is dedicated to Kukulkán, the Plumed Serpent). The effect begins in the late afternoon, but he serpent appears for a few days – from around March 19th to the 23rd.
The pyramid boast 92 steps on all four sides, totaling 364 and when added with the final step, the platform temple at the top, the steps equal the number of days in a calendar year. The Mayans were master mathematicians, architects and astronomers.
Each year, many patients that come to get Dental implants in Cancun, visit the Mayan archaeological site of Chichen Itzá, that is the most popular spot in Mexico to celebrate the spring equinox and enjoy this spectacular event.
Now you know one of the things you have to do when you come for your All on 4 in Cancun! Remember that All on 4 is a screw retained, non removable and palate-less bridge over Nobel Biocare dental implants. This amazing and innovative treatment will give you the perfect anchorage for eat, speak and laugh without having any embarrassing denture accident!
Take the first step, come for your All on 4 dental implants in Cancun, and you will never regret it!