Nicknamed “The Shrine of America” due to its architectural beauty, the city of Puebla was, according to legend, created and laid-out by angels, to be enjoyed by mortals.
Why did it receive this distinction?
For its magnificent monuments of Spanish colonial architecture, which have earned Puebla the distinction of Heritage City.
Because it is a religious center par excellence, the Heroic Puebla de Zaragoza was the first place where the Spanish conquerors settled in the region.
What to do?
Visit its central streets among buildings, façades, gardens and balconies which reflect the history and the passing years.
In the evening, go for a walk in the so called Angelopolis, which has a wide range of cafes, bars and nightclubs. Go to the Plazuela de los Sapos (Square of Toads) where you will enjoy a musical night to the sound of the traditional mariachi, enjoying the beauty of the place.
You must visit
The Palafoxiana Library, the Cathedral of Puebla, the Casa de Alfeñique the Museum, City Hall, the Amparo Regional Museum and Cholula.