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Reviewed 2 days ago

Many, many shops and restaurants. The week-end is full with locals. Eating, dancing and just people watching. Be aware, everything is on a hill.

Thank DPNA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you buy an Ice Cream and sit here for a while if you can shoe shine your shoes is a great spot of town where everything passes through here. Great place to sit and observe the local people and very safe.

Thank Carlos R
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Taxco has a really nice Zócalo with an impressive cathedral. At the Zócalo there a various other nice historic buildings and some restaurants with rooftop terraces and great views. Only downside is the traffic around the Zócalo - it should be restricted.

Thank MochiMundo
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The Zocalo is at the heart of Mexico City. Thge side roads leading to the Zocalo are full of shops and restaurants, the Calle 5 de Febrero is closed to vehicles and you can find a large aray of shops including brand names like Zara,...More

Thank Oscar G
Reviewed 24 April 2017

No matter how many times I return here it is not enough! I can picture it in my mind when I am thousands of miles away

Thank Elaine E
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Maneuvering around this very dense, congested mountain town is arduous and confusing, at best but can you--follow the signage and you'll eventually get to the cathedral. Parking is equally difficult but totally possible, often with the help of a local who is likely endorsing a...More

Thank beeedell
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Walking through this town is a walk through old Mexico. The buildings are colonial and the streets were designed for horses not cars. This is the town of silver so stop in and​ perhaps you will purchase some 925 Sterling. Go to the Zocola and...More

1  Thank Barry H
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our trip! It is by far a town that like many others preserves their culture and historical buildings. Just beautiful! Plenty to observe, eat, drink and just take in.

Thank Cris V
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Nice and cozy square for a walk or just to sit and watch the people and beetles going by. nice restaurants around it.

Thank 111MoN123
Reviewed 12 March 2017

It is a beautiful place where you can stroll, people watch.There are restaurants and silver shops, places to buy your Taxco souvenirs and of course the Cathedral. If tired sit on the bench and try to take it all in. Lovely heart of the city.

Thank podrozniczka60
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Vickie K
I am visiting in November there! Should I not be deterred by the US State Dept travel warning?
26 August 2016|
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Response from aaronschlett | Reviewed this property |
If I had listened to the State Dept. warnings, I would never have known Colombia, Chile, Peru, Nicaragua or Honduras. All were on their list at the time that I traveled there, We planned on 2 nights in MEX on a recent... More