El Descanso

Address: Calle 16 de Septiembre #7, Puebla, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast, Mexico | Resort
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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.
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Travel Blogs from Puebla


A travel blog entry by petercubit on Aug 12, 2015

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... de Santo Domingo, dedicated to dogs. The interior was so opulent and ornate that you are left in awe of the art and architecture at the same time that you are left wondering how the poor could have benefited from the Church's beneficence if the funds had been more wisely spent. I guess this is the same the world over. Next we walked down a street that the locals call Rua de Dulce. It contains confectionary shops of local delicacies. We were lucky ...

Circling Mexico City and county towns

A travel blog entry by redheadpeter on Jan 27, 2015

2 comments, 11 photos

... br> Joel had lots of dramatic stories to tell. Firstly of how he made 3 attempts to be smuggled across the US border, sent back twice, but successful finally and worked in NY and LA for several years illegally as a labourer and also in a nail parlour, popular with the ladies - its even more of an industry in USA than Norwood High St!
We also met Ann, mother of an American Harry De Vert, who was murdered by drug gangs on his way South, travelling alone on ...

Ruins, Volcanoes and seriously good food!

A travel blog entry by tigerjo on Apr 20, 2014

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... is a little vague at times - I've heard that the winning team earned the right to be sacrificed and also that decapitated heads or the skulls were also used as the ball in the game but this occurred much later in history and only in certain areas.

The drive home did indeed take longer but we passed the time singing along to the radio and comparing travel stories. We tried to go and see the forts which played an important role in the Battle of Puebla, celebrated ...

Day 36 - fun and games

A travel blog entry by jayandbob on Jul 20, 2013

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... sticky bullets and some candy. We looked around more shops in the complex, I even got a nice new shirt in one place where Bobbie bought some tops. We returned to our hotel for a bit, watched some TV and shot each other with the gun. We decided we needed another gun so we could both shoot each other, so we headed back to the arcade to rack up enough tickets for a second gun. It didn't take too long, we had got pretty good at the games. We ...

Puebla, Mexico

A travel blog entry by exploreamerica on Jul 10, 2012

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... from Mesoamerican cultures. Then after taking a hike up the above that I visited church on the top of the hill. From there were terrific 360 degree views of the city.

Lunch was interesting because it was a buffet with some typical local food. I really enjoyed the ...