Hotel Azulejos y Tianguis
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Non-smoking rooms
- Room service
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... it was a bit of an alternative. The garden out back had a bunch of plants used in traditional medicines, along with what they're used for. A disproportionate number of them seemed to be for diarrhea; I guess it's not only tourists who get afflicted in Mexico.
I walked back along more streets where the tourists don't go, passing the furniture district along the way. The beautiful Mexican pine furniture, made locally by craftsmen, would look amazing in ...
... was public humiliation, mainly for petty crime. For worse crimes the punishments are more severe; someone got murdered last year and the perpetrator was lynched. The religous system there is very intriguing. In the centre of town is a large Spanish-Catholic style church - seemingly normal for the area - but inside things are very different. Pine needles cover the floor and there are a mixture of Mayan and Christian deities on the walls. Along the floor people pray (there are no ...
... saw people kneeling down on pine needles and praying to soft drinks and pox (alcohol made of sugarcane) and passing round a chicken to kill.....it was a disturbing experience! Scary car journey back to San Cristobal and a wander round the handicraft market and a visit to a jewellery store selling amber and jade. Ernesto told us how to differentiate real amber and jade from fake ones. Coffee and a bit of chilling out time in San Cristobal before heading back to the ...
... of pre-conquest Maya customs, Spanish Catholic traditions, and subsequent innovations.
There are no pews in the church, and the floor area is completely covered in a carpet of green pine boughs and soda bottles (mostly Coca Cola). Curanderos (medicine men) diagnose medical, psychological or 'evil-eye’ afflictions and prescribe ...
... ume waren noch immer intensiver und das Grün war ebenfalls im Gesicht von meinem Begleiter, aber langsam begann es zu verblassen, die Vögel sangen sanfter und die Welt hörte auf zu flackern. Er lächelte mich an, nahm selber einen Zug und legte sich nieder, während ich die Sanftheit der Realität genoss. Was für ein wundervoller Moment in der Traumwelt hatte ich erleben dürfen. ::::::::::::::: When I was back after two nights ...