Palacio de Iturbide
Built for colonial nobility, in 1821 this became the residence of General Agustín Iturbide, a Mexican independence hero who was...
This stately avenue west of the Zócalo boasts a veritable catalog of architectural styles Housed in a gorgeous neoclassical building two...
Templo de San Francisco
The Templo de San Francisco is a remnant of the vast Franciscan monastery erected in the early 16th century over the site of...
Amiable staff serve up tarros (mugs) of light or dark cerveza de barril (draft beer) in this boisterous beer hall. It's a great place...
La Casa del Pavo
Tasty tortas de pavo (turkey sandwiches) with avocado are served hot off the griddle at this old-school greasy spoon.
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