Hotel Real de Minas
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... regret once.
Contrary, I am glad every time I think about it.
So, how does the a typical Monday look like?
To be honest, the week starts very harsh. Monday 5.30am.
Here, classes can already start at 7am and in my case they do that twice a week. And there is no compromise to join the class a little later, because as soon as you try to enter after 7.05 you will not be allowed anymore. This means, you lose one of your "faltas" ...
Trip to Querétaro
The city was founded in 1531 by Franciscan monks. It is both literally and figuratively an important crossroads of Mexican history. Four of the most significant events in Mexico’s history took place here. First, plans for Mexican independence from Spain were hatched here in 1810. Second, in 1848, the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo ...
... for this town, because we both felt that this town was by far the most charming and delightful of all we had seen. Like Tequisquiapan, only with better color, an older feel to the colonial architecture, not having that heavy tourist feel, (though like many towns we have visited, clearly preparing for growing tourism. ) We only had 2 or 3 hours there, way too little, ...
... day in Querétaro.
In the morning Alejandra and I started talking and made plans to meet for dinner that night, and then I made my plans for the day. Between my guide book and the map the hostel provided, I had a list of quick stops to make (churches, plazas, statues) and a couple possible museums. One of the stops was the Teatro de la Republica. Though now used as a theater, it has much historical significance as the fate of Maximillian ...
... drivers revved their engines and delighted in all the attention they were getting . It was something to see and hear. They were accompanied by church bells ringing, music blaring from open windows of the night clubs around the square, car alarms, couples talking and barking chihuahuas. Diego's magical voice resonated through it all. In a couple of minutes they were all gone.