Casa de Siete Balcones
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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... not for me! Another traditional dish is a bread roll with beans and meat - much tastier! We also learn in Puebla that Mexicans know that it's a Mexican Christ because it has a bruise on his cheek from the kiss of Judas. Christian Christ's don't have this marking. There are many universities in Puebla and it is very well lit and safe to walk around. It has a wonderful feeling about it and feels like we could spend more time here than we have.
We have ...
... carpets, very interesting and educational. The guy who runs the cooperativo has a 4 year old son who is already a weaver and he showed us a carpet he made, pretty cool.
Next we went to a place in the mountains with rockpools to swim and a waterfall formed by minerals settling on the rock. Great to refresh yourself on a hot day.
Being refreshed by the cool water we raced to an archeological site with ...
... and hot (chilli spicy hot) grasshopper
- quesillo: local stringy cheese
- mole / rojo: a rich sauce made of ground chilies and a number of other ingredients
- finally seeing how the local chocolate was made.
... bottles of beer to the many communal tables, while we strolled the 17 tables and served ourselves buffet style. In true Mexican fashion, there were many long-winded speeches from boring VIPs thanking everyone from the President to the invitees, and as they droned on a good hour or so past the promised start time, more and more hungry people started ogling the food. (I loved this little interchange I had with one of the servers at about ...
... until Gabriel gave them some money. Extraordinary. The hotel is gorgeous and a block from the plaza. It just alive and its only a Wednesday night. People dancing in the plaza, a carnival atmosphere and Mariachi bands if required. Had a mole negro for dinner which was very intense. Not to be repeated but James's tacos were really good filled with preserved salted ...