Arriving into Guanajuato was an assault on the senses. We were greeted by a riot of colourful, colonial buildings tumbling down the hillsides so incredibly steep that they seemed to rest on top of each other.
Where in the world can you dance in the streets with trumpet playing students handing out free shots from a tequila toting donkey! Zacatecas! It is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the northernmost of Mexico’s fabled silver towns.