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Guanajuato Pilgrimage

Pilgrimage in Mexico: Guanajuato State
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Pilgrimage in Mexico: Guanajuato State

This pilgrimage near Guanajuato, Mexico took place on January 30th, 2017. Maybe it's the kind of thing that's ongoing. Honestly, I'm not sure. The Cristo Rey statue is located on a mountain overlooking the city of Guanajuato and these pilgrims may have been making their way to the Jesus statue. The statue of Christ in Guanajuato is second in size only to the Christ the Redeemer statue in Brazil (one of the ...
Pilgrimage in Mexico: A Glimpse of a Guy with a Cross on His Back
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Pilgrimage in Mexico: A Glimpse of a Guy with a Cross on His Back

On the day we arrived in Guanajuato (January 30th), there was a big pilgrimage taking place just outside the city. In this video, Lydi catches a glimpse of a guy with a cross on his back. Where are all the people going? As far as I can tell (from the information I've gathered so far), they were trekking to the Cristo Rey statue on the outskirts of town. Mount Cristo Rey is special because it's site of the ...
Pilgrimage Near Guanajuato, Mexico
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Pilgrimage Near Guanajuato, Mexico

These pilgrims were making their way up the mountain, perhaps to the Cristo Rey statue overlooking the city of Guanajuato? I'm not sure, but there were hundreds if not thousands of people all traveling in the same direction on the day we arrived in Guanajuato by car.Related Posts:Pilgrimage in Mexico: A Guy with a Cross on His BackPilgrimage in Mexico: Guanajuato StateA Catholic Mass in ...
Notes on Driving in Mexico: Mazatlan to Guanajuato, Mexico — By Jennifer Shipp
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Notes on Driving in Mexico: Mazatlan to Guanajuato, Mexico — By Jennifer Shipp

We arrived in Mazatlan late on January 29th, 2017 with our two cats, Garfield and Babylonia. We’d driven first from Tijuana to Hermosillo the first day and then from Hermosillo to Mazatlan where we spent the night in an AirBnB vacation rental in a gated community. Mazatlan is a city that’s overflowing with expats. The climate seems perfect, but the social aspects of living in a city overrun with foreigners ...
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