Virrey De Mendoza
TripAdvisor Reviews Virrey De Mendoza Puebla
Travel Blogs from Puebla
Drove to Puebla this morning, arriving about 11.45am. The hotel we are staying in, Hotel del Portal, is in a fabulous location facing the main square in the Historical Centre. The Cathedral (Mexico's tallest) occupies an entire block of the main square. The other three blocks of the square are lined with cafes and restaurants, with the arcades dating back to the 16th century.
... it was absolutely beautiful. After walking down to the bottom of the pyramid, we walked around to the front and climbed the pyramid steps to the top of the first level. (The walk up to the church was a modern set of steps and it didn't really feel like you were on a pyramid.) We took in the view of the city, which is known for all of its churches so steeples popped out of the skyline all over the place, and discussed our plans. We decided to head into town ...
... protest went straight to the tourist information office. I'm not sure what they were doing there or what the protest was about, but nonetheless, I didn't get help from tourist information on this day. The police blocked off the entrance with their shield to protect the tourists inside. If you like exploring back alleys, I would say this is definitely the place to do it. I explored the city in the ...
... to cough the cricket back up. Fortified by this entomological nourishment we were ready to climb the worlds largest pyramid. In all honesty you wouldn't know it to look at it and that's partly because it's much wider than it is tall - it has a base of 450 metres and is the largest by volume. It was still a hefty climb to the top and I had to pause to admire the view a few times on the way up. At one point near the top I was really admiring the view ...
It was actually a pretty cool trip since we had kind of a city tour with my friend, ate a lot of great food and went back to Mexico City so I could take my 6:00 AM flight back to Monterrey.
DEsgraciadamente no tengo fotos de este viaje express. Estuve alrededro de 10 días en la Ciudad de México para ir al Vive Latino y tuve una fiesta omás bien borrachera con unos amigos que conocí en Orlando, Fl. hace algunos años. Uno de ellos era ...
Other places to stay in Puebla
2 Poniente 601, San Andres Cholula, Puebla | 4 star hotelfrom $49
141 Reforma, Puebla | Hotelfrom $38
2 Oriente No. 1007, Puebla | Hotelfrom $37
4 Norte # 2 Col. Centro, Puebla | 1 star hotelfrom $140
3 Oriente No. 603, Puebla | Hotelfrom $51