How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Non-smoking rooms
- Breakfast Available
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Lepanto Mexico City
Travel Blogs from Mexico City
... be amazed by the grandeur of this 1863 Neoclassical and Gothic Revival castle. It serves as a museum with beautiful vistas of the city. Many of the rooms have been restored to the original condition, including the dining areas, smoking room, bathroom and bedrooms. We were most impressed with the outdoor garden and manicured landscape complete with black and white checkered marble flooring. I must admit my mind wandered off to staging ...
... But what's even more amazing is his collection. I never in a million years believed that I would be able to say I saw Auguste Rodin's The Thinker in person, but there I was today, standing in front of it (a cast of it, really, but still...it's Rodin's!) I saw Botticellis and da Vincis and Dalís and Mirós...all for free. It was astonishing.
The building itself is hard to get through because it's so big. We walked up the ramp from ...
Today was another "tourist" day! We started the day by taking the Metro (the local subway) to the Zocalo, where we saw the national palace (complete with gorgeous murals painted by Diego Rivera), the cathedral metropolitana (which was one of the most gorgeous churches I've ever seen!), and the ruins of the templo ...
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We borrowed some old family Christmas traditions to make new traditions we hope to keep in the future no matter where we are:
... at a place called La Casa del Pastor . I forgot what I ordered is called but it was some kind of tortilla with meat and veg in it . And yes I also had my first Mexican beer as well. So far I have nil signs of any gastro coming on. I am really hoping the big ass gastro kit I purchased from the travel doc goes unused but apparently it's inevitable to get some kind of gastro bug while in South America . Looking forward to it good ...