"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw

"Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time." ~Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Day Eight- the Zocolo

Today was a slow day after all we did yesterday in Teotitlan. We had a great
breakfast and then went off to the Zocalo for a few hours of people watching.
I brought my drawing supplies with me and did warm up my fingers making
a very simple drawing with my watercolor pencils.
The Zocolo is for everyone to sit, eat, chat or be still. It’s everyone’s backyard.

But first-a delicious breakfast!
The Zocolo Cathedral

Lots of balloon vendors

A few days ago this statue wore a blue mask...

Cool shady spaces

Private places for private conversations

Shaved ice with fruit juices...

Later that evening we walked by Santo Domingo just a few
blocks from our Bed and Breakfast

Interesting night shadows

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