Silver, Oreos, and Nancy Sinatra’s Boots

Silver, Oreos, and Nancy Sinatra’s Boots

Touring The Campo Chapels With Toone



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Join a rare opportunity exploring living history on the north-south trade route for over 300 years, cloistered life, where the Revolution for Spain started, kitty cat pottery and “these boots are made for walking” indigenous culture.

Following a jaunt down the Silver Route and a visit to the last chapel/secure site for the Spanish to rest before entering San Miguel we’ll visited a cloistered monastery and their chapel.  Feel free to bring chocolate covered Oreos as certain friars adore them and the sugar rush makes them a bit chatty for cloistered lads.

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Next comes the chapels in Atotonilco where the Revolution from Spain began and the murals draw over 5,000 visitors every week.

Then, on a lighter note, we’ll bop out to Delores to visit a pottery factory with the most colorful dogs, cats, fish and birds in the state.

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On our way back into town we’ll visit the ancient chapel where San Miguel started.  Here you’ll enjoy the wide array of indigenous symbolism that including a boot wearing angels that appear to be homage to Nancy Sinatra but actually have a deeper meaning.

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