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... This meant that the excavated ruins of Templo Mayor were like a cross section; the bases of each of the building stages of the temple's life could be seen, like layers of an onion.
As mentioned before, Mexico City is slowly sinking. Because of this, the original phase of the pyramid was still mostly intact, although the very top of the pyramid was around the height of street level. We don't know how high the pyramid was in its first phase, but it ...
... Metropolitana. A massive 60m in height it is surrounded by a metal fence and secured by rather intimidating guards with guns. Inside is a lot of stuff made out of gold. There's the usual Marys, Jesuses and Gabriels as well as cornicing, gargoyles and flowers to go with them. Unfortunately because it was quite dark inside the whole things came across as a bit cluttered and busy rather than ...
... some mango bought from a street vendor on our way back to the metro. We would like to return to Coyoácan at some point. It's a great place to while away a few hours. Back here, Ben went out to see Martin's fruit guy, who, together with two assistants (perhaps family members), were peddling lychees and blackberries. They're a very friendly bunch. P.S. Here's an idea of what we were up to when we went to join Dom's rugby session the other week: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=KAwX2YYVW ...
... restaurants, and is the sort of stretch where you don't want to stand for too long because you'll be approached by rival touts competing for your attention.
We actually did go upstairs to one of the restaurants near the top for a drink and a panoramic view over the square. It's so colourful when viewed from above -- not just the buildings and decorations, but even the people, all dressed in bright colours and walking around enjoying the day. I love how vivid everything ...
... Right next door to the cemetery was a market and a set up like a mini royal show, you can't have a celebration without rides and fairy floss! After a bit of fun at the 'show' (we had to go on at least one ride!) we headed back the the hotel where the gecko's group had organised a birthday cake with a skull on top and everything! I felt very spoilt and it was a nice way to end the day. Today we visited another archaeological ...
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