Provincia Express Puebla
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Day 4: So after a moderately stressful morning of discovering for some reason that none of our plastic currently works in any ATMs (Mario tried five of them), we decide to begin the bus journey from Mexico City to Puebla. I'm not sure what to expect, but I did read good things about this place. We have roughly 100 pesos on us. And the leftover expensive fruit from the day before. So life's pretty good. We catch a cab from the bus station and I'm a little apprehensive ...
... br> Puebla one of Mexico's oldest towns, means "City of the Angels". Set in a valley with a backdrop of volcanoes and snow-topped peaks that was shrouded in cloud as we drove in. We could just see the volcano's outline.
... from the same giant chandelier-like structure. Dancers in white performed on top of the carriages. And one woman was dropped down, to twirl and move suspended in mid air, between the crowd and the carriages. The crane moved the chandelier up and down and around above the crowd’s head, and ended the song with a grand finale where the carriages and then the structure above shot off giant industrial sized sparklers. Apparently the performers were from a Belgian troupe. Voila, ...
... we got there our mission was to find somewhere to eat breakfast and then head for the zocolo to check out the sights. Some of us decided that the open top bus tour looked like fun and as the cost was less than £5 for 1 ½ hours it seemed like a no brainer to me! Puebla is a very pretty city in some ways but we only saw the “good” bits! It is the 5th largest city in Mexico and when the bus tour took us high up over the city you could ...
... on was the 'piazza' that we could 'stroll around'. I don't want to say too much negative about the town because the people were really lovely and very helpful and we actually had a nice Italian meal. But 'gem' ir probably a bit of an over-sell. The owner of the Italian restaurant that we ate at even gave me a souvenir ashtray. When we arrived back in Puebla Jess and I got some time to ourselves and went out to enjoy a bit of the night air (and a cocktail). It was very ...
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