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A good place to rest

The plaza in Real de Catorce is a great place to watch people. There are tourists, locals and the... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2017
Stiglitz11
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Real de Catorce, Mexico
Sit and watch

What a great place to sit and watch people. If you're a photographer, this would be great place to... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2016
mikeycee0630
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Monterrey, Mexico
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12 Jan 2017
“A good place to rest”
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Real de Catorce, Mexico
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

Don't believe the ones wro wrine "nothing to see" here. This is not a nsightseeng spot, but the place for interactions. Just like in any small town in Northern Mexico, the Main Square is the center of local life. If you are communicative, want to...More

1  Thank Sergio R
Reviewed 12 January 2017

The plaza in Real de Catorce is a great place to watch people. There are tourists, locals and the Huitchol who wander past. Ever so often there is a band in the band stand. The traffic is also interesting and you can see the mountains...More

Thank Stiglitz11
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Offers nothing except a few seats. The square is not impressive and all one can view is endless food stalls, vendors, and loud people walking along the main street.

Thank TARHEEL37
Reviewed 25 April 2016

You will have to try the local cuisine and biy the beautiful huichol art work that is oferred. You can also chat with the international travelers in the cafe to share your experience.

Thank Fer H
Reviewed 14 January 2016

What a great place to sit and watch people. If you're a photographer, this would be great place to sit and focus your lens on the people that wander past.

Thank mikeycee0630
Reviewed 15 October 2015

The Crowd was concentrated at the other end of town by the church. The main plaza had many booths offering food and beverage. I enjoyed several meals at the Panederia Omar (Bakery) on the edge of the Plaza.

Thank larrycollins3
Reviewed 16 September 2015

So beautiful and quaint, loaded with old hippies! Lot's of fun things to look at, but don't kill yourself looking for a grocery store, gas station or bank, cause you just wont find it!

Thank JaaBe
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Find a lot of local venues with quesadillas filled of mexican dishes and lots of cheese! Interesting place to spend a couple of hours and take some shots.

1  Thank MikeFJones
Reviewed 7 May 2014

The whole town is very calm, and the main plaza is no exception. The food under the square is very tasty and inexpensive, and you must try their traditional coffee. In front of the plaza you can hire driving tours ("Wheelies") that take you through...More

1  Thank Ramiro B
Reviewed 28 April 2014

Real De Catorce is not the place for bustling tourism, and in fact that is what makes it a great place to visit. The little square is quiet and serene, not particularly beautiful or memorable, but still a great place to watch the few citizens...More

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