Holiday Inn Puebla Finsa
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... us on a walking orientation tour of the Historical Centre once we had dumped our bags. There is a whole street dedicated to shops selling sweets and biscuits. Gabriel took us to his favourite shop where we sampled a number of the sweets and biscuits.
The historical centre has many beautiful Spanish colonial buildings that are adorned with painted ceramic tiles. Reminded me ...
... fish, sausages, salsas, moles ( sauce to go with meat, usually, and Peubla is famous for one made with chocolate, chilli, nuts and some herbs and spices) freshly made fruit juices big bags full of fried grasshoppers, hundreds of different chillies, I kid you not, dried, smoked, fresh or crushed, to name but a few sights.
Then off to the chocolate factory, seeing the whole process and tasting the different stages of manufacturing . Definitely need some sweetener!! A very ...
... back to the hotel for some down time and dinner at 7pm. We went to a traditional Mexican restaurant and had a Mexican dish of chicken and pork fillet in a tomato sauce with friend plantains. Topped that up with a specialty Pueblan beer which was lovely! One more drink in the main square, Flor de Cana 7 years, brings back memories :) V and mini V (only 2 weeks to go now :( ...
Up early at 0525 for some ablutions, the shower being a bit of a miss with a missing nozzle. Didn't fare much better with the bath water as fairly low pressure. Got all the blog sorted by 0700 wake up call for Sarki.
Eventually down for our light included brekkie of OJ, coffee and 2 toast. It did the job.
With the 0930 departure, out by 0840 for a bit of a walk, camera in tow. Went as far as the Church of our Lady of Guadelupe before returning ...
... a sip was strong enough to make my stomach get queezy.
Cholula - Churches on Pyramids
They say that there is one chruch in Cholula for everyday of the year -- 365 churhces for such a small town!
St. Michael Shrine in Tlaxcala has a well that is believed to have healing powers. Pilgrims come to visit the shrine.
Stopped by at a a convent (I think it's called San Gabriel convent) along the way. The place has a ...