Hotel Casa de la Real Aduana
Travel Blogs from Patzcuaro
... of horchata. I really gotta do that more often.
Other than that, there wasn't much on display, and the main order of business seemed to be chillaxing...so that's what I did.
The next morning I stopped by the lakeside to check out the island scene. Isla Janitzio is supposed to be a really cool/fun island to visit, but the likes of el Burro aren't allowed on this land, ...
... against Sante Fe, a side from Bogota, Columbia, starts at 1915.
The former convent of San Diego was next up for a short visit. Typical of most religious interiors, it was not particularly well lit up save for the altar area.
The Callejon del Romance was stumbled upon. It is a narrow lane, jacarandas blooming. There are several areas where locks have been left, symbolizing true love.
The Temple of the Cross dates from the late 17th c. ...
... my estimates.
Miguel walked us back to the hotel. Cathy saw a shop called 'Men's Store'. She thought she might be able to put in an order for a husband there.
Farewells to Miguel at the hotel 50 MP. He was a very laid back chap, informative but not laying it on with unnecessary detail.
Back for pix downloading and diary start. Gave up thereon after 1930, Jim and I heading to the Sanborne's near the cathedral for dinner. We opted for ...
... remain covered. There is no money for such massive digging out. We spent over an hour at the site.
We headed off before 1200, going to the nearby cemetery. A Mexican cemetery is colourful. Many of the stones had a year for the birth but no date, such was record keeping in the past. Many of the grave areas were constructed out of dirt.
Came back into Patzcuaro to go to the dock. Had ...
Stayed in bed until Jim's 0600 alarm. Some ablutions and wifi to start the day, heading off with Jim c 0640 for some brekkie. Opted for the bakery and three pastries 18 MP. Next stop was the 7-11 for a coffee 15MP.
There is some movie or tv shoot going on further down the street where we had dinner the first night. I was surprised not to be asked to co-star.
Back up to the room for our feast. Final packing and down to the lobby. Met Kent and Jane, more Yanks ...