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... and according
to my calculations the moon should be up soon.
we're off to San Miguel de Allende, but not before getting Hazel lost
in the tunnels of Guanajuato.
If you can spare another 10 minutes, you can check out last year's video
OK, its time to put a cap on this wonderful day.
Cathie,Kona n Ross.
... come from poor mining and farming families, and died between 1850 and 1950. However there are some males, including a French doctor still wearing a suit, and a few children.
The child mummies wear little angel outfits, as it was custom to dress dead children/babies as angels or saints before burial in order to assure their entrance into heaven by demonstrating their purity. There's also a mummied foetus on display next to its mummied mummy, ...
... local hero during the Revolution, helped the people overtake a building that was occupied by the army who had guns. Carried a huge stone over his back so they couldn't shoot him and other wonderful stuff. Again, history is interesting but google it if you want more info. Especially because I'm writing this a month and a half after the fact!) and anyway, hung out by the statue and the panoramic view of Guanajuato. Enjoyed two very delicious chicken ...
... pond because it has no flow. They drain it every January because it starts to smells.
There are no railings, so evidently people go in the river all the time. But since it doesn't flow and its only three feet deep, that doesn't really matter.
The food was quintessential Tex-Mex. People in Texas will find a way to put Ranch dressing on everything.
Anyway, I went to ...
... next to us.
Then we started to head back to the car which was kind of hard in itself. It was fun arguing and trying to remember what we had seen on the way here, trying to back-trace our route. Eventually we made it to the car and headed back to Queretaro.
Not too much else happened once we got back and we headed to bed early as we planned on getting up early tomorrow to get to the buses to head to Mexico City for the ...