El Descanso

Address: Calle 16 de Septiembre #7, Puebla, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast, Mexico | Resort
 
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

Location

This resort, located on Calle 16 de Septiembre #7, Puebla, is near Alley of the Frogs (Callejon de los Sapos), Biblioteca Palafoxiana, Fuertes de Loreto, and Secret Convent of Santa Monica.
Map this resort
   
 

Travel Blogs from Puebla

Circling Mexico City and county towns

A travel blog entry by redheadpeter on Jan 27, 2015

2 comments, 11 photos

... immune to the fire!} But we have discovered some very acceptable Mexican wines - the longest wine-making tradition in the Americas apparently.
Then on to Puebla with a stop en-route at another ancient site we had managed to miss in our meanderings getting to Cuernavica. Xocichalco, famous for its elevated situation, a great ball-court (pelota - played at all these ancient sites as a re-enactment of the will of the gods where a wrong move could cost you ...

Puebla

A travel blog entry by jmrowantravel on Jan 05, 2015

31 photos

... to Cadbury's.They love their chocolate drink, made with either milk or water, also a different taste, not unpleasant.
Oaxaca is famous for the Mayan ruins at Mont Alban. A vast site 500 bc with temples, residences, an observatory and a massive ball game court. Apparently political and other issues could be settled by a game. There is evidence that you can only lose once because you will not be around on this mortal coil to play a second game. Next stop a famous tree 2000 ...

Where the biggest pyramid in the world is

A travel blog entry by bulaska on Dec 15, 2013

15 photos

... think the Mexicans either wish they had snow or they just copy the decorations from the Western world. Anyhow, Puebla seems a neat and well-maintained city. It's much smaller than D.F. (only 1.4 million inhabitants) and there are less people everywhere. The city center is clean, newly renovated and makes a really nice impression.

Sights
There is not very much to see in Puebla, but what there is to see, is very nice. All tourist ...

Taking it easy in Puebla

A travel blog entry by andycrandy on Apr 13, 2013

16 photos

... a lot of American cartoons dubbed in Spanish. I ate a lot of home cooked meals trying many things I hadn’t tried yet. Earned some man points by eating some of the spicier options with no problems. We did take a short trip to the 5 de Mayo fair that had started on the weekend but I was told it was lacking compared to previous years, so we didn’t stay too long. I did however get some pictures of the active volcano PopocatÚpetl blowing smoke across the horizon. Apparently ...

Puebla Centro

A travel blog entry by rona.puntawe on May 21, 2012

31 photos

... a chapel, like those scattered all over Santorini and Mykonos -- Puebla's are grand churches with relief sculptures on the ceilings and intricately designed stained glass windows of saints and holy trinity. Unfortunately, a lot of them were closed and I didn't get to go inside the UNESCO World Heritage listed church.

The most interesting sight is the Cathedral right in front of the Zocalo. It's like ...