Hotel Mansion Iturbe
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- Continental Breakfast
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... as there was a Semana Santa crowd still.
I pulled in at sunset, found a cheap room, and wandered the bustling market square looking for food. For some reason I tend to avoid street-stall food, but every time I do partake, I love it. Tonight was one of those nights. For about $2 I had a full plate of perfectly seasoned and grilled carne asada, tacos, quesadillas and a ...
... was Nicholas de la Serna, one of the wealthiest men of his day. Its flowers reflected another common theme of the city's churches.
Time for a deserved java break. Stopped at The Italian Coffee for a cafe Americano and some blueberry figs 34MP. We were opposite the Plaza de Armas, immediately to the west of the cathedral. It was approaching 1100 but many people were relaxing in the colonnaded area, life proceeding at a slower pace here.
Heading over to ...
... The architectural style of the building is baroque.
We entered the cathedral. A service was ongoing, including communion. I hope there will be a later visit re photo ops. Cathy, shorts in the most important church in the city?
Miguel ended the touring section at the heart of the foundation of Morelia, the former Franciscan church. It was built in 1541. Now it houses high end cultural objects for sale. I was usually either way high or way ...
... the usual mariachi musicians to come about. Miguel said he did not like this particular Mexican tradition.
It was a 30M crossing, highlighted by the butterfly fisherman. At this time of the day, it was only a show for those aboard. As Miguel put it, they were fishing for money 5 MP.
We docked at Janitzio and decided to climb first and eat thereafter. The climb toward the Morelos statue ...
... Lou not feeling well enough to join the crowd; the Oregon duo did their own thing. I played auctioneer re sundry artwork on the wall. Had the trucha campestra [trout filled with mushrooms] which was very good. Served with the head, it had but one one bone. An obscura Bohemia washed it all down. A fine meal to conclude a great first day of new Mexico 148 MP.
Everyone went to the local mezcaleria that Sid recommended. I had suggested to Cathy over dinner the ...