Planet Kapow 12 : Aguascalientes to Real de Catorce

Published on Thursday, June 7th, 2012 Uploaded by: jfergusonik

AND SO: the southward journey continues, out of Zacatecas state and into tiny Aguascalientes. The city here was another of Mexico's famed silver cities, along with Zacatecas, San Luis Potosi, Guanajuato, Queretaro and Taxco - all of which we would visit in due course. While it failed to live up to the stunning beauty of Zacatecas, it was nevertheless a disgustingly pleasant place to while away a couple of days - especially after we were seized upon by the staff of a bar near the cathedral, who for no particular reason decided to spend their Monday night showering us with free beer and tequila and trying to set us up with middle-aged factory workers from the outskirts of the city (these being, we supposed, the only women to have entered the establishment in quite some time). In a surreal ending, they rounded up some local lesbians who happened to be walking past (with shouts of "Hey, lesbians!") to have their photos taken with us. Yes, the fun never stops here in Mexico... Read more:

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