Morelia – Hotel de la Soledad

Where to stay in Morelia? There are many hotels, haciendas, and posadas. But there is only one place where time past meets time present in an atmosphere of tranquillity and where today’s visitor can live like a lord (at least until the next Revolution). Continue reading Morelia – Hotel de la Soledad

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Morelia – cradle of Mexican Independence

A Roman Catholic priest and rebel leader born in the Mexican city of Valladolid, now Morelia, led the War of Independence against Spain. He also wrote his country’s first charter of democratic principles. Continue reading Morelia – cradle of Mexican Independence

Morelia – city of revolution and pink limestone

Morelia is the capital of the Mexican State of Michoacán. Founded in 1543 with the name Valladolid, it stands on land once ruled by the Tarascan kings. It is a city of pink limestone, elegant façades, fountains and plazas. And in contrast to the current media image of Mexico, it is a city of tranquil beauty. Continue reading Morelia – city of revolution and pink limestone