DAY 1| SOR JUANA – NAHUI OLIN – FRIDA KAHLO – DOLORES OLMEDO
LOPEZ DE QUIROGA GALERY : has a collection of Carmen Mondragon photos by Antonio Garduño, who captured her naked.
MUNAL NACIONAL ART MUSEUM: a complete exhibition of the draws, paintings, cartoons, canvases, of Carmen Mondragon more than 250 masterpieces.
UNIVERSIDAD DEL CLAUSTRO DE SORJUANA – EX CONVENTO DE SAN JERÓNIMO: Founded in 1586, the Monastery of Santa Paula was designated to the creole woman, Sor Juana has access like an illegitimate daughter of an Spanish soldier and a Mexican Lady, before get cloistered in the Monastery she rubbed elbows with the elite of that time. Until her dead she create here a poetic, theatrics, musical and philosophic work with great complexity and sensuality,
WOMAN MUSEUM: Study and document the History with a genre focus, inaugurated in the Thirty International Congress of University Women.
THE CASA AZUL OF FRIDA KAHLO: “Feet for what I want it if I have wing to fly” ( “Pies para qué los quiero, si tengo alas pa’ volar”.) Frida was born in this house 6 July of 1907.
DOLORES OLMEDO MUSEUM: Dolores Olmedo organized and contributed to Mexican art exhibitions abroad. She fought to preserve the Traditional Day of Death. The DOLORES OLMEDO MUSEUM opened on September of 1994 and has 137 of Diego Rivera Work, the most important collection in the Word of Rivera.
Night in Mexico City.
DAY 2 | SOR JUANA | TLALMANACO
CHURCH OF SAN LOUIS DE TOLOSA: Created between 1585-1591, decorated with Italian origins and Renaissance-style. A portrait of fray Martín de Valencia, possible author and one of Santa Clara founder of the feminine section of the Franciscan order.
Visit Cascade of Diamonds and Frozen Waterfall. Visit the Church of Asuncion built in 1554.
Visit the Sacramonte Sanctuary, Fray Martin de Valencia knows about the traditional cult made in Amecameca to Tezcalipoca Negro, so he collocated a Cristian image on the cave.
TEMPLE AND EX- CONVENT OF SAN VICENTE FERRER: Sor Juana received the baptismal sacrament here, also known as “Chimal”, the Church of Nenpantla. According the registers was the December 2, 1648, although the inscription on the church front side says 1651.
SOR JUANA MUSEUM AT HACIENDA PANOAYA: Portraits, the study place, here she development her abilities to write and read, inclusive when this was forbidden for girls, at 5 years she could realize mathematics operations and at 8 years she wrote her first poem “Loa al Santísimo Sacramento”
Overnight in Nepantla.
DAY 3 | TLALMANALCO – MEXICO CITY- FLIGHT TO GUADALAJARA
Transfer to Mexico City to take flight Guadalajara
Visit the central square, the cathedral.
Night in Guadalajara.
DAY 4 | CONSUELO VELAZQUEZ /GUADAJALAJARA – CHAPALA
Walk in the Malecon, visit the Chapala Lake and the Church of San Francisco de Asis.
Chapala lake is the largest fresh water in Mexico. Here was born Consuelo Velazquez the creator of the best know bolero in the world “Besame Mucho”.
Transfer to Ciudad Guzman to visit the Cathedral of Santa Maria of Asuncion and the Army Square.
An architectural jewel conceive during the second half of the nineteenth century and inspired for the great European Gothic cathedrals.
Night in Chapala.
DAY 5| LOLA ÁLVAREZ BRAVO – MARIA IZQUIERDO /CHAPALA –LAGOS DE MORENO – SAN JUAN DE LOS LAGOS
“If something is useful from my photography it will be the sense of being a chronicle of my country” ( “Si algo resulta útil de mi fotografía será el sentido de ser una crónica de mi país”)
Visit Lagos de Moreno born place of Lola Alvarez Bravo. Here we found a refined architecture and the spectacular Centro Historico named by UNESCO, World Heritage.
Visit Cultural House of Maria Izquierdo. It is one of the oldest houses; dating from 1762 the original size modified and reduced over the centuries. Now it takes the name of Maria Izquierdo, in honour to the illustrious painter “sanjuanense”.
Visit the Church of San Juan de los Lagos.
Night in Lagos de Moreno.
DAY 6| THE TEQUILA WOMAN – BRENDA GONZALES NIEVES / LAGOS DE MORENO – SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE
This tequila Project born in the barracks of cavalry of the Dragon of San Miguel de Allende. There it takes it name; a tequila that produces it owns agaves.
Here you received an explication of the innovative and artisanal techniques of process to create the unique taste of Tequila Casa Dragones.
Visit the Artisanal Market, the Church of San Miguel Archangel, a distinctive sign of identity in this gorgeous city.
Night in San Miguel Allende.
DAY 7 | SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE- MEXICO CITY – OUT
Departure to the airport to take a connecting flight to Mexico City and then flight home.
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