Teresa De Miguel Escribano

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Las Pozas: a surreal garden in the Mexican jungle

May 10, 2014

Las Pozas: a surreal garden in the Mexican jungle

At the end of a long, dirt road in Mexico’s northeastern jungle, two spiral staircases appear, leading nowhere amid an ornate concrete structure. Giant concrete fleur-de-lis flank a pathway, and tall bamboo-shaped columns surround a house with no walls. Oversize plaster orchids are in ...