"Coyoacan" Coyoacán by Jim_Eliason
Coyoacán Travel Guide: 35 reviews and 144 photos
Until recently Coyoacan was a small village south of Mexico City but in the last 50 years it has become a southern suburb. Coyoacan is very historicaly significant as the original Colonial capital of Cortes prior to the founding of Mexico City and also as the home of one of Mexico's most famous artist, Frida Kahlo. Today Coyoacan is a well to do suburb of Mexico City and a popular weekend destination for locals
- Pros:Beautiful city
- Cons:crowded on weekends
- In a nutshell:great way to escape the bustle and pollution of Mexico City
This building was built by Cortes as his seat of his spanish adminstration during the siege of the Aztec capital of... more travel advice
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