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Portal Quemado (qu)  
   

Portal Quemado (qu)

located on Pasteur Street opposite the Plaza de Armas. It was originally the home of Don Timoteo Fernández de Jauregui who was involved in trade disputes? It was burned intentionally in 1864.
Queretaro - in & around Plaza de Armas aka Independence Plaza

September 1st 2015
This album, the last one in my Queretaro series, features photos taken in & around & near the Plaza de Armas, the city's main square. Some background info: Santiago de Querétaro, founded in 1531, is located 221 kms NE of Mexico City. With a population of over 1 million in 2010, it is the largest city and capital of the State of Querétaro. Because of its low crime rate and low u ... read more
North America » Mexico » Querétaro » Santiago de Querétaro

Mexican Flag The site of advanced Amerindian civilizations, Mexico came under Spanish rule for three centuries before achieving independence early in the 19th century. A devaluation of the peso in late 1994 threw Mexico into economic turmoil, triggering the worst... ... read more
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