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The Paquime Ruins are adjacent to Viejo Casas Grandes, near the pottery village of Mata Ortiz. We... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2018
LJC309
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Signal Hill, California
Excellent Tour Guide to the Casas Grandes, Mata Ortiz Area

My husband and I have always admired the famous pottery of the Northern Mexican village of Mata... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2015
Bridget M
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Chicago
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

The Paquime Ruins are adjacent to Viejo Casas Grandes, near the pottery village of Mata Ortiz. We stayed in the town & visited the Paquime Ruins in the morning - we had the place to ourselves - it was magical. It felt like we were...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed August 17, 2015

My husband and I have always admired the famous pottery of the Northern Mexican village of Mata Ortiz. We engaged John Hatch of Gavilan Tours to take us from the United States border to visit and purchase pottery. I would like to recommend Gavilan Tours...More

Date of experience: February 2015
4  Thank Bridget M
Reviewed December 10, 2011

We have spent the past month in the town of Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, with no particular agenda other than to enjoy the ambience and friendliness of living in a genuine small town in the desert country of northern Mexico. We rented a 2BR casita from...More

Date of experience: December 2011
3  Thank GeeDubya
Reviewed August 12, 2007

My sister and I collect pottery from Mata Ortiz and have stayed several times in Old Casas Grandes. It's definitely got more charm than Nuevo Casas Grandes, but is just minutes away from town if you need banking services or decide to dine in town....More

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