Chichén Itzá – El Castillo The snake heads are only on one side of the structure and they were meant to face the Sacred Well where the elite would be sacrificed This side of El Castillo was the most exposed to the elements, therefore the steps were destroyed beyond restoration The first sight of El Castillo The original platform for El Castillo was discovered when digging began nearby, it was then covered with porcelain top to protect the foundation Advertisements Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Ask me questions, share your thoughts Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.