City Express Puebla
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Drycleaning onsite
- Non-smoking hotel
- High-speed internet in room
- Conference facilities
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Puebla is famous for its 'Talavera' pottery. We were lucky enough to be shown around the only Talavera workshop in the Historical Centre and watched the potters making various items and the artisans hand painting the individual pieces. No door knobs. But I had to buy something of this famous pottery so bought a plaque with three hooks.
After a group lunch, we were left ...
... villages is a nightmare with calming road bumps errected at random to slow down traffic.
We finally got to a quiet hotel with a wonderful outdoor heated swimming pool. This was a lovely treat for 2 days. We found that the cheap bus ride got us into town easily, with only once getting lost in the suburbs and resorting to being rescued by taxi. We found a great private collection of
artifacts, beautifully displyed in Robert Grady's house, this included ...
Puebla lies only 2 hours away from Mexico City by bus. We took the "Estrella Roja" bus which literally leaves every 10-15 minutes all day long (!) The cheapest ticket costs 130 MXN. We arrived at 6 pm in Puebla and took a bus to get to the apartment of our couchsurfer. The buses go like crazy, with the door open all the way long and packed as hell. You really feel sick after such a ride. But no wonder, in Mexico you don't even have to pass an exam or ...
... many places I have already been. But one thing other places don't have is Cerro de Guadalupe. The famous hill of many battles in the country’s history. The most important being the 1862 Battle of Puebla, which is celebrated on Cinco de Mayo. Photo here, photo there and on our way.
I took a trip to nearby Cholula to see the Great Pyramid of Cholula, Pirámide Tepanapa. Said to have been the largest pyramid ever constructed in terms of footprint. It isn’t a ...
... this is the oldest pueblo in Puebla, but through the years it's decayed and had become notorious for crimes, mostly drug related. The government decided to do something about it. Artists were commissioned to create murals. What's unique about the graffiti or murals were they were designed to integrate with the surrounding.
Roberto had to go to work and dropped me off at the Zocalo. I felt ...