Torreblanca Business Class Hotel
Travel Blogs from Morelia
... large but they are well spaced out.
One of the most interesting features is the choice of paint colours. If somebody back home painted their houses in such strong and vibrant colours you would seek to have them declared insane. In Spanish colonial areas, it just works.
The day's first church was the Rectory of Our Lady of Lourdes. It was striking to find at least one soul in every religious building we entered, seeking contemplation.
... tip Miguel. At day's end it is an individual thing but Sid thought 50 MP was reasonable. Bruce kidded if Miguel got more then Sid would have to get less!
A couple of hours to fill. Went with Jim down Ponce de Leon, literally heading for the hills. We followed Jim's intuition at the end of the road and did make some good elevation gains, all for naught as far as good views due to mist. Some good exercise was our reward.
Back down to the ...
... In fact, it is higher than any paved pass in the European Alps!
We found a good overnight stop in Cuernaca then pressed on towards the city of Oaxaca the next morning. It was a long haul but, by late afternoon, we were confident we would be safely off the streets before last light. I always get worried when things are going so well and there is good reason for that. We had picked up the tollway about 40 km out of town and were making a very ...
... way. Of course to do that, one has to learn Spanish. Otherwise, it is difficult to not become a part of a gringo community. The buildings are all made from large stones. It's a completely different look than Guanajuato and San Miguel, but very grand and beautiful. I was still recovering when we arrived. On our first walk around, I was wiping my sunglasses and missed a small step on the main plaza and fell ************t of hundreds of people seated on benches. Immediately three ...
... the mexican food already but she will be right after a few more days.
arrived in morelia and went for lunch then cruised around all the museums and churches, wicked architecture everywhere, and very old buildings
out for dinner with the crew then off to the pub tonight, no worries!
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center