Posada de la Aldea
Travel Blogs from San Miguel de Allende
North-east of Mexico City there is a town, that despite its popularity with Americans (artists mostly) is sometimes hard to find on a map. It's called San Miguel de Allende (pronounced: Ayenday). This is where we finally got lucky with hot springs! Third time’s a charm. Thank goodness for us bloggers because it seems there’s no other …
... than typical mescal which is 50% alcohol and rougher in the throat than tequila.
The three types of tequila are:
Blanco or Silver which is totally clear and less than 2 months old.
Reposada which is aged from 2 months to 1 year in oak barrels, either American or French, which can affect the taste.
Anejo which is aged up to 2 years in oak and has more of a whisky nose and taste.
... more white corpbuscles to carry oxigen through out the body - that is a good thing... ..
8. Living at a higher altitude apparently extends a person's life so that they live longer.
Previously, in a previous travelblog, I have mentioned that at a free lunch for the old, elderly poor, that there is 4 or 5 tables filled with people (all women) that are 95+ in age..
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... in with the cooking. Katie and Thomas enjoyed themselves and played so well with Stacy's kids and the cousins. Stacy's pumpkin pie (some with pecans and some plain) was a huge hit... Thomas ate three pieces! (Caroline really enjoyed it later at home.)
Maria purchased the same bobble-head turkeys for the kids. We laughed that we both had the same idea for Thanksgiving. It was special; we felt so welcomed and loved so far away from home. Happy Thanksgiving to all!
... Saturday since we arrived).... you have to remember there is no college football here on Saturdays! Therefore, most gringos have friends (including children) over for a large "comida" in the afternoon. It is a wonderful open air fiesta with lots of food and alcohol. The parties last for a minimum of three hours, and can go late into the evening. The adults socialize and the children socialize independently. There is ...