Through Harold’s Lens:
Intimate old medieval town
Ambled curved cobblestone alleyways
Medieval thoughts of life.
Turned rock corner
Built 11th century
Stunning blond mother
Beautiful blond daughter
Straw into gold.
Her eyes smiled.
Click. Click Click.
“Thank you,” whispered Mr. SLR Nikon.
In the small, rural community of Atotonilco, the afternoon’s quiet receding sun casts its faith onto the rich Mexican Baroque mural work of the Chapel of the Holy Burial in the Sanctuary of Jesús Nazareno de Atotonilco.
A UNESCO World Heritage Site just outside the town of San Miguel de Allende.
Every night, Mariachi musicians patiently wait in San Miguel de Allende’s Jardin for visitors and residents to ask them to play Mexican folk music full of passion and excitement. Then, the dancing, weaving and singing begins.
Mariachi music is Mexico’s best known form of folk music.