Hostal Casa Blanca
Travel Blogs from Guanajuato
... anyway, we got ready and went out walking to the first place of the night. The walk there was great as we got to explore some more of the beautiful downtown. It was a complete contrast to Guanajuato: almost all the streets were laid out in a nice, flat grid and all the buildings were one of three colors: light tan, burnt orange, or burnt red. It seemed very tame in comparison to Guanajuato's windy, hilly alleyways and ...
... more tunnels below the riverbed roads.
Guanajuato is a great place to just wander around. The streets were full of locals having a meal, enjoying a free dance performance, listening to the excellent brass band (3 sousaphones!) playing in the band rotunda, or participating in a noisy political rally.
We took in some history at the Alhondiga. The Mexican revolution was started in 1810 when ...
... and Don Luis, a pair of young star-crossed lovers whose romance was forbidden by their families, were able to steal kisses from the nearly-touching balconies of opposite houses as the street is so narrow (just 168 cm wide in places).
Unfortunately legend also has it that despite warning his daughter that she'd be sent to a convent if she left the house to see her beloved Luis, one day Doņa Carmen's father discovered their sneaky snogging and put ...
... un verdadero encanto! Algo realmente sorprendente de esta ciudad, es que tiene toda una serie de tuneles y galerias bajo tierra por donde se desvia el trafico del centro de la ciudad. La red subterranea es tan grande que la ciudad parece un verdadero queso gruyere!
Enfin nous voila en route pour les villes coloniales! Notre premiere etape est la majestueuse Guanajuato, ma preferee de toutes les ...
Mexico Journal 07-21-10
Well, I got up early this morning and got ready for my day because we have to do a lot of homework. I had cantaloupe, mango, 2 pieces of toast with peanut butter, and pineapple for breakfast. While getting ready, Holly had a bunch of mishaps. She was not having a very good morning. She poked herself in the eye twice with her mascara, she dropped her eye shadow in the toilet, she knocked Bugui's makeup off the ledge by the stairs and ...
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