Plaza Magnolias Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... but it wasn't that hard: Like most small towns, you just look for the church and find the main square. Asking a local or two doesn't hurt, either. I stood out quite a bit, since I don't get the sense that Arriaga gets very many tourists, and it's kind of hard to blend in when you're pale as a ghost and don't speak much Spanish. But everyone we met was friendly, and we found a local cafe, where Milton ordered up some lunch and fancy ice cream ...
Overnight bus trip to San Cristobal, 13hr ride and arrived early morning. Stayed at Deja Vu hostel ($8 per night) in downtown, real hippy vibe and chill. Walked the beautiful streets, almost had a European feel. Lots of restaurants and bars down the cobble stoned paths. And the streets were lit up with lanterns by night. Unfortunately it was quite wet but people walked the streets with umbrellas adding to the wonderful street scape. A city rich on coffee ...
... from the local shaman at $10 a pop so at least their was one aspect of modern religion in there!
We spent a little while in the market and then headed to another village where we had a traditional lunch planned. We were taught about the history of the people and their customs and Lol and I were chosen to get dressed up in their traditional wedding outfits. After a great lunch we headed back into town to wait for our over night bus to Campeche.
... was simply divine.
We decided we had to visit one of the indigenous villages and decided to head to San Juan Chamula. Its about 10km outside town in the mountains. Chamula has it’s own police force and pretty much governs itself which leads to it being very insular and wary of foreigners including other Mexicans. We managed to cause mayhem straight away as Zoe took a photo of a group of locals in what we found out later was a ritual ...
... Domingo church with its large open air crafts market and the Casa Na Bolom museum.
The municipality has suffered severe deforestation, but it has natural attractions such as caves and rivers. Thanks Mr Wikipedia.
Situated in the middle of the highlands here is ...