Monday, July 6, 2020

Casa de los Azulejos (Mexico)

Urban palace from 1793 with three walls covered with beautiful blue and white tiles, hosts restaurant with unique interior. Location, GPS coordinates: 19.4343 N 99.1401 W Categories: Palaces,...

Querétaro aqueduct

Impressive, 1,280 m long aqueduct with 75 arches, average height – 23 m. Built in 1726 – 1738. Location, GPS coordinates: 20.5943 N 100.3756 W Categories: Water supply...

San Miguel Concá Mission

The smallest of the five gorgeous Sierra Gorda’s missions. Built in 1754 – 1758. Church has an elaborate, unusual façade in a mix of...

Historical center of Zacatecas

Well preserved colonial mining city with quarters of Baroque buildings. Located in beautiful, mountainous setting in both sides of valley. Location, GPS coordinates: 22.7761 N 102.5734...

Tlacotalpan

A beautiful town which earlier was available only from the river. Specific urban planning techniques have been developed to adapt to local conditions, resulting...

Historical center of Taxco

Impressive center of colonial silver mining town located in mountainous area. Besides the beautiful historical quarters it contains also the incredibly ornamented Santa Prisca...

Historical center of Puebla

A beautiful colonial city with extremely valuable Baroque quarter, including the impressive Cathedral of Puebla (1575 – 1768). Of high value are also several...

Historical center of Oaxaca

Historical colonial city with numerous impressive Baroque style buildings. Many of historical buildings have been built of local green stone giving to the city...

Historical center of Morelia

A historical colonial city in beautiful setting with numerous impressive Baroque style buildings. Location, GPS coordinates: 19.7020 N 101.1916 W Categories: Cities and towns Values: Architecture, Visual Rating: Where is located? North America,...

San Miguel de Allende

Historic town with beautiful Mexican Baroque architecture. The town was founded to guard the route to Mexico. Location, GPS coordinates: 20.9140 N 100.7437 W Categories: Cities and towns Values: Architecture,...