The Gallery of Guanajuato

That’s all that’s here, just a few of my favorite photos of Guanajuato.

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Outside of Leon. Just before sunset.

Outside of Leon. Just before sunset.

Just entering Leon.

Just entering Leon.

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Sunset on the way out of Leon.

Sunset on the way out of Leon.

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Just a random dam.

Just a random dam.

Just a random rock formation along the road.

Just a random rock formation along the road.

One of the many valleys. Sometimes this place looks a lot like San Diego.

One of the many valleys. Sometimes this place looks a lot like San Diego.

More street art.

Street art.

Street art in Leon.

More street art in Leon.

I love the color of the sky here.

I love the color of the sky here.

The man on the mountain, Geronimo.

The man on the mountain, Geronimo.

There is something peaceful about practicing forms on the mountaintop.

There is something peaceful about practicing forms on the mountaintop.

Looking into the mountains from where Geronimo was practicing.

Looking into the mountains from where Geronimo was practicing.

It doesn't take long to get away from the modern world here.

It doesn’t take long to get away from the modern world here.

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Overlooking el Centro.

Overlooking el Centro.

Most of Guanajuato seen from the East.

Most of Guanajuato seen from the East.

Another view over the city.

Another view over the city.

Overlooking the city.

Overlooking the city.

The city at night.

The city at night.

A random bridge above the city.

A random bridge above the city.

Old buildings, or new. I can't be sure.

Old buildings, or new. I can’t be sure.

One of the doors in the upper part of town.

One of the doors in the upper part of town.

Estatua de Piplia.

Estatua de Piplia.

I don't remember what theater this is.

Teatro Juarez. There was a mime performing out front. All these people were watching and cheering.

Just one of the many churches.

Just one of the many churches.

This city needs a zombie game. With all the catacombs and cul-de-sacs, combined with the stairs and terrain, that would be survival horror.

This city needs a zombie game. With all the catacombs and cul-de-sacs, combined with the stairs and terrain, that would be survival horror.

Regional Museum of Guanajuato Alhondiga de Granaditias.

Regional Museum of Guanajuato Alhondiga de Granaditias.

An ancient path up the mountain.

An ancient path up the mountain.

Centanaria Escuela Normal de Guanajuato.

Centanaria Escuela Normal de Guanajuato.

The government palace.

The government palace.

As far as I can tell, just a house.

As far as I can tell, just a house.

The dam at the lake. I wonder how old it is.

The dam at the lake. I wonder how old it is.

A beautiful park on the East side of town.

A beautiful park on the East side of town.

The tower over the lake. It was locked, I checked.

The tower over the lake. It was locked, I checked.

The view from my room.

The view from my room.

There was someone playing baseball every time I looked at this field, from 8am to 11pm.

There was someone playing baseball every time I looked at this field, from 8am to 11pm.

Part of the stairs down from my hostel.

Part of the stairs down from my hostel.

The beginning of one of the many sets of stairs in the city.

The beginning of one of the many sets of stairs in the city.

Another narrow corridor. I didn't have time to go down all of them.

Another narrow corridor. I didn’t have time to go down all of them.

Jesus carrying his cross, followed by the prisoners.

Jesus carrying his cross, followed by the prisoners.

The streets are narrow, but the view is always awesome.

The streets are narrow, but the view is always awesome.

Universidad de  Guanajuato.

Universidad de Guanajuato.

On the last day, after complaining about the 165 stairs, I watched this guy make a trip up. It was not his first one, either.

On the last day, after complaining about the 165 stairs, I watched this guy make a trip up. It was not his first one, either.

The entrance to the Museum.

The entrance to the Museum.

Another painting I want.

A painting I want.

Madness, as it is.

Madness, as it is.

Don Quixote in WWI.

Don Quixote in the modern world.

A whirlwind of books surrounding our hero.

A whirlwind of books surrounding our hero.

This one covered the entire wall of the stairway.

This one covered the entire wall of the stairway.

Simple but well done.

Simple but well done.

I don't tend to like abstracts, but this one appeals to me.

I don’t tend to like abstracts, but this one appeals to me.

This one was actually just on the wall in la Casa de Dante.

This one was actually just on the wall in la Casa de Dante.

This guy is amazing. The originals were expensive, but the lithographs were 2 dollars a piece.

This guy is amazing. The originals were expensive, but the lithographs were 2 dollars a piece.

And we end with the sunset.

And we end with the sunset seen from el Centro.

 

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