Hotel Mision San Gil
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... car park! Guanajuato is a student town and home to one of Mexico's most prestigious universities, so there are lots of student high jinks here, apparently. Arriving at our guesthouse, we were shown to our room by one of the owners. Duncan has been emailing us (and we have been replying) in Spanish. As we met him, the cogs began to turn on both sides. Soon we all realised that all present were British. It turns out that our Booking.com profile suggests we're from Chile, hence ...
... area, the surrounding buildings took on a more chaotic and temporary guise. Colourful and pleasingly scruffy neighbourhoods tumbled over hills. We passed a large statue of a woman with arms outstretched (presumably the Virgin Mary) next to the road. Having left DF, we found ourselves travelling up and down hills through a deeply green landscape. It felt like there is very little intensive farming in this part of Mexico. There were many rustic ...
One of the most recognized Fiestas de Querétaro for its mysticism and tradition are the Fiestas de la Cruz of the miracles begin on September 13 with a large gathering of concheros dancing their chichimecas rites for all arcs, raising the Cerro de Sangremal to reach the Temple of the ...
... the procedure of the specially trained soldiers in the firing of cannons during the 21 gun salute. Double click on the video in our pictures and watch how the shells are loaded and disposed of. We jumped every time a cannon went off and car horns started beeping.
All in all, it was all pretty peaceful. The students were out doing their thing. It was a lot more interesting to watch them than the speeches that the head honchos had to give. Actually we didn't ...
... br> Sunday April 1 Birthday
Hike in La Joya
Dinner and campfire in cabins in San Juan
Monday April 2
Early morning coffee
Visit the Sotano de las Golondrinas in Aquismon
Visit the pozas de Edward James in Xilitla
Stay in eco-cabins in La Trinidad
Tuesday April 3
hike in the mesofilo forest in La Trinidad