Day 1 - Meeting up, intercepting a football celebration, finding our hotel and enjoying one of the best meals of the trip at The Botanist. I cannot recommend The Botanist strongly enough - we had the most delicious tempura vegetables as a starter, they were so amazing we also visited the branch at Media City... Continue Reading →
Memories of Dad, a bugs life as we spend our last day outside in the Botanic Gardens and visiting Casa Barragan
I get dragged to visit Templo Mayor, the National Palace with its promise of a botanic garden and we return to Casa Azul.
We take a taxi ride to Teothihuacan to visit the pyramids of the moon and sun and explore the highly recommended La Gruta restaurant.
Breakfast in the beautiful square, followed by a visit to Coyoacan Market and then a walk to San Angel where we indulged yet more guacamole!
Brunch at the most beautiful hotel in Mexico City followed by a day full of culture, Diego Rivera, Picasso and a traditional folk ballet.
A visited to Frida Khalo's Casa Azul, lunch at Los Danzantes in Coyoacan then a long trip to go see the floating gardens at Xochimilco.