Posts Tagged ‘Purapecha’

Copper Town: Santa Clara del Cobre, Michoacán

Santa Clara del Cobre Coppersmiths

In this story I’m switching gears to Central Mexico. Two months ago while traveling through Pátzcuaro region in the state of Michoacán I visited a magic little town called Santa Clara del Cobre. Since the Pátzcuaro region is mostly populated by the Tarascan or P’urhépecha people whose ancestors originally settled here in the 12th century, […]