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... either. The streets of SMA are very narrow. If someone is coming the opposite direction, you have to pull over to make room and sometimes there isn't room, I guess, because we came to a stand still. It was a stale mate. Some cars were trying to come our way and we were trying to go their direction. There were five cars behind us and for some reason, after much getting out and communication amongst the drivers, it turned out we all had to back up. ...
... roads are small lanes which twist around each other. I love the town and haven't been anywhere like it. All of the buildings are different colours from one to the next which looks incredible.
The town is noticeably the most wealthy of the towns I have visited so far, with many jewelery and clothes shops. This wealth is driven by the history of gold and silver mines in the area, which we made our first stop of the day. The gold and silver mines of Valenciana, ...
Okay, everyone, I've made it through my first session! My week wasn't nearly as bad as some other people's because I did so much work last weekend. Monique, the other student living with me, went home on Saturday, so I'm all alone. Well, not really, because there's always family here, it's quite the busy household, but I feel a little alone without her here any more. :( We both plan on coming back to this house next ...
... 171. 31k at 0933 to our first stop of the day. Passed into the state of Guanajuato at 0934. Never before saw 4 vehicles pull out to pass at once. If there is a paved shoulder, vehicles pull over allowing a pass. San Miguel de Allende has 140,000 souls. On most houses, plaster stucco covers stone. Stopped for an above the town vista re its gothic-styled church at 0955, Denise, Peter and David not even bothering to get out.
By 1009 we were on St Francisco Street ...
... the inexact measurements - that's just not Ana's way).
3 chicken breasts
1 kg hominy
about 2 dozen tostadas or similar - like an open taco shell
1 head of lettuce
20 fresh radishes
10 - 20 small limes, tiny and sphere-shaped
4-5 chile cerranos, fresh (small, dark green, spicy)
big handful cilantro, fresh
1-2 chicken bullion cubes (to taste)
20 tomatillos, fresh
3 poblano peppers, ...