City Facts - Puebla
Puebla is a major colonial city in Mexico, situated between Mexico City and Veracruz. It has a population of over 1.5 million, and is one
of the key hubs in the country.
Founded in 1531, Puebla started out as a valley between two
indigenous settlements, and was mainly known for its ritual wars. As time’s
gone on, the city’s come to be recognised for its food, pottery and industry.
Currently the fourth largest city in Mexico, Puebla boasts
numerous prestigious colleges like BUAP, Ibero and UPAEP. It’s also home the
world’s second biggest Volkswagen factory, along with a major industrial plant
Puebla is covered by Puebla International Airport, located
in the municipalities of Tlaltenango. It’s transportation system features not
just buses and trains, but also taxis as well.
Puebla’s attractions range from beautiful sacred sites to
wonderful parks and nature reserves. This it combines with awesome shopping
areas like the Alley of Frogs and the Street of Candies.
Complete your trip to Puebla by booking a stay in a
SilverDoor serviced apartment in the city.