Mezcala, located in the the largest freshwater lake of Mexico, has played a significant role throughout the history of Mexico. Some of the old fortifications, quarters and church still remain. The island can be reached for a few pesos by boat from the village by...更多
Have been here 5 times over the years and every year the people from Mezcala make it better they are constantly renewing and cleaning, it would be nice to have more plaques explaining all the different buildings
Nicely preserved. Take a boat to get there and highly recommend Xavier with Xaobe Tours. Interesting history from period when 1000 indigenous held off 8,000 Spaniards, to fortification, to rebellion during independence period to prison. A must see!
I thought the trip to the island was worth while and I found it to be very interesting with the history behind it. I would recommend a trip there and see where the prisoners were kept. It reminded me of Alcatraz Island in San Francisco,...更多