Mexico - Northern Central Highlands (PDF Chapter)
This is the Northern Central Highlands chapter from Lonely Planet’s Mexico guidebook.
From cobbled lanes and shaded plazas to vast deserts and cloud forest, Mexico’s northern central highlands is a region as varied as its history, cuisine and cultures. It was here that enor-mous mineral wealth created rich colonial cities before revolutionary activity left ghost towns in its wake.
- wander with awe through gorgeous colonial San Miguel de Allende, which specializes in art, food, hot springs and fiestas
- meander through winding cobbled alleys and discover marvelous museums in Guanajua-to
- plunge into Huasteca Potosina’s remarkable turquoise rivers and survey its extraordinary waterfalls
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Querétaro State, Querétaro, Tequisquiapan, Jalpan, Bernal, Guanajuato State, Guanajuato, León, Dolores Hidalgo, San Miguel de Allende, Mineral de Pozos, Aguascalientes State, Aguascalientes, San Luis Potosí State, San Luis Potosí, Real de Catorce, La Huasteca Potosina, Zacatecas State, Zacatecas, Jerez.
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