Secret Convent of Santa Monica, Puebla

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  • We take the guided tour, something that we didn't really want to but we arrived just at the time when he began the tour. At the end we were delighted, if not we had born Guide, we would have lost much valuable information. The Guide, was a girl, and super truth, explained everything thoroughly and take you to those times where the place was enabled.
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  • If you visit this marvelous former convent, where a determined group of nuns continued to live in secret after the government closed down religious houses, try to walk through with Erika as your guide...  more »
  • One of the most valuable treasures of the Puebla capital is undoubtedly its rich gastronomic tradition, which originated in the kitchens of the colony to blend native ingredients with the brought in Europe. One of the most beautiful examples of these as kitchen is located in the former convent of Santa Rosa. Know it!
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Puebla's immaculately preserved historical center contains the majority of accommodations in the city, with visitors understandably wanting to stay as close as possible to the many architectural highlights on display. Head to Avenida Reforma for a great selection of boutique hotels housed in historical buildings, with plenty of budget guesthouses and hostels nestled in the surrounding streets. The neighborhood of Amor, slightly northwest of the center, offers a taste of modern Puebla with a range of business hotels.
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