Archive for May 19th, 2011

Stroll Through the Past

Thursday, May 19th, 2011

Mercado Central by Luna McCarthy

As one walks along many of the sidewalks in Xela, there is a feeling of nostalgia. Admiring an ornate building built 100 years ago or the cobblestone roads in Zone 1, one is transported to an older time. Then again, some of the buildings harken back to a day not so long ago. Many of the commercial buildings in Xela, as with the above, echo the styles of American or Canadian buildings from the 60’s and 70’s and for the older traveler, may remind them of the buildings of their childhoods.