Bugarach Predicted as Only Place to be Spared by Mayan...

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A dog is pictured under an information board for a restaurant reading... News PhotoAude,Bugarach,Calendar,Close-up,Dog,France,Horizontal,Mayan,Mayan Calendar,Mountain Peak,Religion,Restaurant,The Past,VillagePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA dog is pictured under an information board for a restaurant reading 'The end of the world, is here' on December 20, 2012 in the southwestern village of Bugarach near the 1,231 meter high peak of Bugarach, one of the few places on Earth some believe will be spared when the world ends on December 21, the end of an era that lasted over 5,000 years, according to the Mayan 'Long Count' calendar. French authorities have pleaded with New Age fanatics, sightseers and media crews not to converge on the tiny village. AFP PHOTO / ERIC CABANIS (Photo credit should read ERIC CABANIS/AFP/Getty Images)