Holiday Inn Puebla La Noria
Travel Blogs from Puebla
... have changed!!
We walked back into town, exploring some more. In the Zocalo we compared its current state with what it looked like in a map we saw in the museum that day. Then we grabbed a light lunch and a warm drink. Well, I ordered a warm drink. I ordered a chocolate, but it was pretty non-special. I guess that's what happens when you order it in a touristy place. We then headed back to the hostel because the rain had returned and it was ...
My parents, sister, and cousin flew down to Puebla for the weekend.
Arriving Friday at 3pm, we were only able to squeeze out a quickie tour of Puebla's Zocalo, a meal of comida poblana, shopping at El Parian, mezcal at the hotel bar, and late night tacos on Friday.
Reflecting on what we did that weekend makes me remember how little we were able to see. Puebla is a great city with much to see, do, and eat. ...
... cars and watching the people.
In a recent visit to Miami, I learned that it’s nickname was “The Magic City.” Who knew? But yesterday Puebla earned that title. A fantastic series of events laid itself out for us: a live Mozart concert in the center of the Zocalo after lunch. Clowns entertaining hundreds of children and their parents (and earning a buck or two). A Sunday afternoon antiques market of surprising variety and quality along a closed off ...
... activities to choose from. It just seems as though suddenly my social life has taken off. In fairness the other English girls have always asked me to go along with them but I have never usually felt that comfortable with what they are doing (that sounds terrible! I just mean that they don’t worry about getting home and are happy to crash on some random persons sofa or whatever, where as I prefer my own bed). It is also hard to get back here from the ...
... called the plaza of the toads because of the river that used to run though there. Unfortunately we priced a few items and the prices were way too high - more than you would pay for something similar in an antique store in Australia so either they 'saw us coming' or they wouldn't be selling much to the locals. By now it was late in the afternoon and we had plans to visit a nearby town that we had read about called Chipilo which is described as a piece of Italy ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility