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Architecture in Xilitla

Las Pozas

Xilitla’s famous attraction is Las Pozas, a bizarre but beautiful linked series of concrete temples, pagodas, bridges, pavilions, sculptures and spiral stairways built adjacent to an idyllic series of waterfalls. Th…
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Ambar de Dona

This cozy restaurant decorated with art and dark wood tables looks over the mountains and has patio seating. It offers a menu of pizzas, tasty sandwiches, whole-wheat bread, steaks and salads, beside the regular Mex…
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Las Tortugas de Xilitla

Plop onto a cushy green barstool at this popular, cheap sandwich spot and watch the cook whip you up a sandwich with fresh ingredients. The torta huasteca (M$25) comes decked with cecina,chorizo and shredded cheese.
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La Flor de Café

Run by a co-op of Nahua women, this simple place offers local specialties, including zacahuiles (huge tamales), as well as delicious aguas frescas (sweetened fruit water).