Hotel Posada Loma
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There are a couple day trips worth doing from Guadalajara. One of them being to
Tequila and the other being to Lake Chapala. We wanted to do both of them, but only had time to do one of them. I didn’t know Tequila was even a town until a few months ago when I was in Mexico and looking at a map. You can take a bus to the town of Tequila, but once you get there, you will have to pay for a tour to go ...
Ahhh...tequila and Tequila. Strangely I had never been in my previous excursions into Mexico so it was a must see for this trip. I've been hanging out in Guadalajara and it's just an hour drive from there. I took the carretera libre (free highway) as opposed to the cuota (toll highway) because it's so close and I wanted to check out the towns close to Tequila especially Amatitan, the home of my favourite tequila, Herradura. I arrived just in time for the tour which at ...
... seconds. After you swallow you exhale through your mouth. This is really quite magical, because it means you don't get that horrible 'tequila burn' that you otherwise get down your throat, and you can actually TASTE the tequila! If they're any good (i.e. 100% agave) they're like fine whiskies.
So that was all good. We got to try another three samples here; blanco (young), reposado (aged for a minimum of 6 months -I think!) and anejado (can't spell that last ...
... bright blue sky. We needed to return to La Cruz that afternoon, but decided to search out La Cofradia before we left. Were we ever glad we did. The grounds were beautiful and manicured. We had a tour with only the five of us and our guide Julia, who was exceptional. We learned more in depth about distillation, sampled the pineapples after they were cooked, went to the ceramics building ...
... love them a lot. Later in the day we went to buy bus tickets for our next destination. We board to leave on Tuesday. I am having a lot of trouble learning Spanish. I am going to purchase a dictionary (spanish/english) to help me learn quicker. We are also praying for more ministry oppertunities. Its all about what God wants!
"Ustedes sean compasivos, asi como su Padre es compasivo." Lucas ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet