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... filled with people and their baby Jesus'. This Baroque church is amazing, and I do not say this lightly. We have seen many, many cathedrals in Mexico and this one is stunning. First of all, it is really tall with two bell towers way up high. On the inside, there are 9 wooden altars that are all covered in gold leaf. Wow! The carvings on the facade of the church and the paintings within are amazing. The weathy de Borda family paid for it to be build in the mid 1700's.
When we arrived in Taxco we were all shattered after the overnight bus ride, we called a taxi but we had to call two because they were tiny VW Beetles and they had thier passenger seats missing so they could squeeze the luggage in. Taxco was built on the side of the hill and all of the roads were cobbled and they had no paths so all the people walked on the road, Taxco was packed with cars and people so it was a struggle to get to the ...
... of the places we expected to serve breakfast were open and I really couldn’t face tacos and meat loaded with chillies!!
So now I have had enough of studying and I am going to microwave the rest of the popcorn and have it with a beer whilst watching a film or something on my laptop! I thought I would just find some random photos to go with this entry as it has no specific theme and is more of an update on how life is shaping up here in Mexico City! ...
... Of course we visited a cathedral there.
After tons more driving we arrived in Taxco. This city is famous as a silver town. It was also ...
... excess, you become tactless and tend to alienate people" Well... I couldn't have said it better myself! I have many things to work on this year!
We had a lovely time. The food was great, the company fantastic, the silver was great and I did manage to purchase a few pairs of earrings! We headed home on Wednesday and although it was a great visit, I was glad to be back in my own bed.
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