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... in fact only 250, but good effort). The old forts are the landmarks of the celebrated battle of 5 de Mayo, where the Mexican army ended an attempted French invasion. We visit t the old colonial centre and the Zocalo .
Further outside Puebla is Cholula, a smaller town recently given Unesco heritage status which we visit. The Spanish built a church perched at ...
Day 1 After a long drive form Cuetzalan we got to Andrew's & Dany's apartment mid afternoon. Later in the afternoon we drove to Centro and had a look inside the cathedral before having a bite to eat and then later in the evening making our way to the Puebla arena to watch wrestling. For those not accustomed to Mexican wrestling, they all wear masks and whether they represent good or evil, they all have their followers. It started at 9pm and ...
... The 248 steps to the top were easily climbed. Despite Mexico City and here being at altitude, I did not suffer any effects of altitude sickness or significant shortness of breath.
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... pass, in order to go to our building which is called the Volkswagen Banco(http://imageshack.us/photo/my-ima ges/518/volkswagen2sh6.jpg/sr=1). There Luíz came across a friend of his, Alejandro, and he asked me were I was from, in which I replied that I am from Holland. He started laughing and told me that Fabian had told him everything about me. It turned out that a good friend of mine, Fabian Rump, with whom I studied for two years,, told ...
... me huh? Don't knock it. For 10 pesos (70 cents) you can buy yourself a beer in any bar or cafe in town! The climb up to Monte Albán is very steep. In 10 minutes driving we rise 300 metes above the valley far below. The guidebook was right (the LP almost always is). This site is impressive. With its dramatic setting and well preserved ruins it is a worthwhile addition to any itinerary. The ruins have clearly been restored quite ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center