This photo journal features the Pueblo Magico of Cuitzeo (kwit_SAY-o), another area town I visited during my winter escape in Morelia.
Cuitzeo is situated on the banks of the lagoon by the same name only 35 kms north of Morelia. The town was designated a Pueblo Magico in 2006 because of its outstanding religious buildings, especially the Plateresque Ex-Convent (monastery) of Santa Maria Magdalena. It's lakeside setting makes it a popular destination as well. Cuitzeo was also part of the large Tarascan empire which dominated the