On the Road

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The Grand Avenue in Teotihuacan was a good place to start.

The Reforma in Mexico City is one of the great avenues of the world.

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One of its redeeming features is a smattering of beautiful buildings. What we see behind cannot properly be called progress.

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A 19th Century shopping arcade in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
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Quetzaltenango City Hall

 

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERASet on a very steep site, the central square of Quetzaltenango has a beautiful Ionic rotunda, in which a group of schoolchildren were acting Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. Below is the entrance to facilities, tucked into the bottom end of the plaza.

 

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