Travel Blogs from Queretaro
... one loud drum, wore noisemakers on their legs, and spun in semi-coordinated unison. It was entertaining. The city is beautiful and green and old (in a good way). Well, at least the part we are in. It's actually the second biggest city in Mexico. We love it. We spent the evening in our hostel writing blogs and watching Breaking Bad (we finally have internet fast enough to watch a show). And of course...we got more Mexican ...
... significance there is that he, the mayor-magistrate didn't want to separate from Spain, but his wife, La Corregidora, did. So, she held secret meetings, disguised as a book club, right under his nose in his own house. When they were finally discovered, he locked her in her room, but she still got the message out, which started the chain of events that started Mexico's fight for independence. As mentioned, the building is now a working government office building ...
... in your life will differ from recommendations. Passion might be more of an gradual accumulation and constructive channeling of heartfelt emotions rather then uncontrolled outpourings. You know your passion if you notice it. It's in the depths of the mind, the core of one's very being and basically what the whole existence centers on. What do you are doing when you have a lazy day? ...
... shower sandals. I was glad it was clean, because I rented a salad....need i say more. Lots of Gringos Canadians and Europeans in this city. There are 2 Germans in the campground living in an Overlander. They arrived 5 years ago on their way to Argentina, but never left, cuz they like it here so much. Can't wait for the sun to die down so we can see what all the fuss is ...
... guards patrolled the area, the army set up trucks with machine guns. Four cannons were set up in the square and people stood or sat on benches around the square.
At 10 in the morning, we heard and saw an army helicopter over our house. The dark helicopter circled around the city for about a 1/2 hour before a white helicopter appeared. We figured that the president was in that one. We headed to the square for the 11 am. ceremony.
The highlight for us ...
Other places to stay in Queretaro
Constituyentes No 124 Pte. Col. El Jacal, Queretaro | 5 star hotelfrom $66
Allende Sur 15, Queretaro | 4 star hotelfrom $147
Juarez # 119A, Queretaro | 3 star hotelfrom $65
Av Mariano Escobedo no 104, Queretaro | Hotelfrom $36
Pasteur Sur 17, Centro Historico, Queretaro | 2 star hotelfrom $186
Av Tecnologico # 29, Col Ninos Heroes, Queretaro | Hotelfrom $35
5 de Mayo Numero 88, Queretaro | 3 star hotelfrom $103
16 de Septiembre no 95 ote, Queretaro | 3 star hotelfrom $84
Calle 5 de Mayo, 109, Queretaro | Hotelfrom $141