Tuesday, April 14, 2009
Quinta Don Jose Boutique Hotel in Tlaquepaque, Mexico
A city within a city, Tlaquepaque (pronounced tla-keh-pah-keh) is now part of the larger city of Guadalajara. Tlaquepaque takes its name from the indians who originally inhabited this area. Their handicraft skills have been passed on through generations and are proudly displayed in the city's specialty shops. World renowned designers and decorators come to Tlaquepaque in search of blown glass, ceramics, furniture, paintings, fabrics, antiques and so much more. El Parian, a relaxing plaza in the town center, features mariachis and restaurants for a snack, drink, or an elaborate Mexican meal. Fabulous shopping and restaurants abound in the area. With its historic churches, museums, markets, mariachis and marvelous architecture, Tlaquepaque, and the surrounding area of Guadalajara, will dazzle your senses with its colors, textures, and sounds. The warm and friendly people of Mexico will provide you with endearing memories for years to come.
Quinta Don Jose Boutique Hotel has an excellent location in the heart of Tlaquepaque's Old Town district! Beautiful grounds, personal service and only steps from superb arts and crafts shopping, museums, galleries, and delicious Mexican cuisine.
After a day of sightseeing and shopping, come back to "QDJ" and relax by our tiled pool with an ice cold Margarita, take a nap in our tree-shaded hammock, or relax with a deep tissue massage that will get you ready for a night out on the town!
Let "QDJ" and Tlaquepaque "slow you down" and pamper you with its friendly people, delicious food and festive