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Travel Blogs from Zacatecas
... to make an early start and see as much of the city as I can before my bus to San Luis Potosi. I struck lucky with the palacio municipal as they agreed to look after my big backpack while I looked around. Thankfully everything I wanted to see was close by and the historic centre of the town was easily walkable so while I would have like to have more time there a full day would have been more than sufficient for me. Next stop San Luis ...
70 years ago, corn farmer Benito rode into his field upon his burro, ready to spend the day tilling the land. Hopping off his burro, he raised his hoe into the sky, and then struck it deep into the soil. Well, when old Benny pierced the earth, the earth burped in his face in retaliation. It was a long, steamy, sulfury burp that lasted 8 years. Benny leaped onto his burro and high-tailed it back to town. ...
... 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, ...
... under terrible conditions. There were deaths in the mines on a daily basis. Where does this human fascination with precious metals come from, I wonder. We loved Zacatecas, a lovely town with surrounding hills, a giant rock formation called La Bufa towering over the town and a lovely main square. We didn't see very many gringos, apparently the steep streets are too much for them. We enjoyed our stay here, but probably wouldn't want to live here. On to ...
... the Huichol aged 12 or older were given peyote enough for a “trip”, however it is also used by priests to help them make important decisions for the group.
Zacatecas was a real pleasure. It’s a beautiful city with SO much to do. I tend to not go crazy with the museums, but Zacatecas has several that are not to be missed. All good things must end though, so I boarded the bus (from which I am writing this) and am now headed to Morelia.