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... zocalo area. Being hungry we were lucky to find the hotel restaurant still open so were eating a late supper at 11pm. So exhausted we crawled into bed way after midnight. It was cold so blankets needed for sure.Today began cold and wet wit drizzly vrain. We had a good very nice breakfast at the hotel restaurant and then off we headed by local bus to the El Tajin archaeological site about 6kms from town. However the local bus ...
... It is one of the oldest and most important sites of the Pre-Columbian civilizations. Not to mention all the pyramids are still well intact for the most part.
Nothing too exciting in this stop but well worth the trip. Next I am off to Veracruz, Veracruz to finally reach the ocean for the first time. Although as a port town, there aren't really any beaches to enjoy. Let's see what happens.
Papantla turned out to be a really nice little town. In the evening couples dance (mostly awkwardly) in the plaza. By the church theres a tall pole where Voladores perform. The ritual started here and noones sure of its significance anymore but it starts with a man on top of ...
It is really quite beautiful, and excepting the baņos, they being typical of most of Mexico, the site is extremely well maintained. I am neither hisorian, nor archeologist, nor anthropologist, but I do like to take pictures, so other than my serial, hopefully comedic, sarcasm, I can provide naught but photos.
Please enjoy them. ...
... harvesting green alfalfa using horse-drawn wagons and pitchforks. Old people carried bundles of firewood on their backs along the roadsides and there were many thatched- roofed buildings. It looked like a scene from a movie in biblical times.
Soon we were climbing windy mountainous roads with steep drop offs. And, would you believe it, lots of road construction. Modern yellow caterpillars cut through the red clay ...
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