Though a part of me wish to luxuriate in my four-poster bed, we hit the city operating. Puebla, I will be taught over the subsequent few days, is like the Boston to Mexico City’s New York — with an equally vibrant, but much less intimidating city middle. Its 2,500 preserved Colonial-period buildings and its many Baroque church buildings, gloriously lit by spotlights each night time, give the city a smaller, safer feel than Mexico City. Puebla encompasses about 80 square miles, with so many museums and gourmand eating places we aren’t positive which method to run exactly.
Our taxi pulls up to the 17th-century manor house Casona de la China Poblana (casonadelachinapoblana.mx), a boutique lodge simply a few blocks from the zócalo, the principle square. I feel a little bit like her myself, kidnapped by Deirdre and delivered to this unusual and exquisite city. My good friend Deirdre and I … Read More