Hotel Mision San Gil
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... drafts and investigate new business partners etc. As it is part of my Academic program, I still have appointments with Miguel (my coordinator) from the TEC and also some workshops every couple of weeks. Delivering distinctive documents also counts as a task and can sometimes be a little confusing, as there are a lot of them. All in all: Great chance, high learning effect and worth the effort. It gets you definitely out of the “TEC Box”.
... in Queretaro, ending the Mexican-American War, and surrendering 55% of Mexico’s territory to the U.S. Third, in 1867, Austrian Archduke Maximilian was executed on a hill overlooking the city. And finally, in 1917, the Mexican Constitution was signed here.
We bussed from the Queretaro bus station to our hostel, dropped off our things, then went out for some late night tacos. Absolutely delicious. I don't think Mexican tacos could ever get old. Then we fell asleep. In our dorm room...not at the taco stand. Our hostel, the Blue Bicycle, is run by three middle-aged women and is spotless. There is a terrace overlooking the city, hot showers, towels, a delicious breakfast, ...
... sitting outside at one of the many
cafes to people watch. There are some really nice houses in town and it
definitely makes sense that housing prices are comparable to San Francisco. Old
retired expats love places like this.
Much bigger than my last two stops, Querétaro is a major hub
for bus connections for the central part of the country. It has been a junction
for many major ...
... of Queretaro, there is a pyramid that only recently had been restored somewhat and acknowledged as a site with a significant history. We decided to visit it.
As usual, the trip to the village had adventure built into it. We got on the right bus, but the one going in the wrong direction. After about 10 minutes, the bus driver mentioned that it was time to get off and we didn't see a pyramid so we asked him where it was. The driver, and several passengers, set ...