Korachi Hotel and Cabins
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... around town and found a suitable hotel (after seeing one in particular rather unsuitable one!) As it was Halloween I was quite excited to be in Mexico - the home of halloween (or so I thought) Turns out the scariest thing we encountered was being accosted by a bunch of spanish speaking kids in **** costumes that whinged cos we only gave them small monies! Back in my day you'd take your mandarin orange AND you'd like it!
The train ride ...
... main purpose of visiting Northern Mexico was to go into the Copper Canyon region. I'd done a bit of research, but the area was that huge I was mainly going to plan everything as and when I arrived.
My first base was a small town called El Fuerte, which was a small colonial town with the usual check list of Plaza – yep, Cathedral – yep, Some kind of boring museum – yep. Took about 10 minutes to walk round and see ...
We decided to take a bus to Creel today instead of starting the famous El Chepe train ride from Chihuahua where we spent last night. The bus to Creel is much cheaper and follows most of the same route as the train. The most dramatic part of the train ride starts in Creel and continues to El Fuerte. There's a final few hours that leave the dramatic canyon scenery to get to the coast and the last stop, but the arrival time is late at night and El Fuerte is supposed to be ...
... and they have been returned to the original owners, the Tarahumara Indians. A little museum was built beside the church to house the paintings. Unfortunately, Pedro was not able to find anyone to open up the museum so we didn't get a chance to look at the paintings...
The church was interesting though - a real mix of Catholic and indigenous designs. The floor is rough and made from massive wood slabs. There are no seats except for a stone bench ...
... security that the fortification provided them. The Spanish Don Rafael Alonso Pastran discovered several bonanzas which produced about 48 million pesos in 20 years of mining operations during the XVIII century. Later on, at the end of the same century another Spaniard, Don Angel Bustamante, took the installations for the reduction of ore and in 30 years, 30 million pesos worth of silver were produced in the the operation of the Carmen mine.
After a period of almost 30 ...
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