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  • Diagonally across the glorieta is the Hotel La Posada.

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  • This glorieta is a circle, of course, but in addition, it is bisected by two major streets that cross each other in an “X” inside the circle.

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  • It was apparently written before the major statue to him was erected at the main glorieta into San Miguel, and it depicts the hero as the article suggests he should be depicted: rock slab on his back, hunched over by the immense weight, ready to brave the weapons from above as he breaks into the Grainery to enable the revolutionaries to win the first major battle of the 1810 revolution.

    A letter I just sent to friends about tonight in SMA

  • The glorieta is of Mexico's President Benito Juarez, (I hope thats accurate).

    Driving to Zacatecas

  • This summer-house (for such is the signification of the word glorieta in Spanish) recalls remembrances that are not the most agreeable.

    Travels to the Equinoctial Regions of America

  • (for such is the signification of the word glorieta in Spanish) recalls remembrances that are not the most agreeable.

    Personal Narrative of Travels to the Equinoctial Regions of America, During the Year 1799-1804 — Volume 2

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  • Does anyone know the derivation of "glorieta" as used for a traffic roundabout? thanks,

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  • At the next intersection, ignoring the word 'glorieta', I turned left.

    Getting Your Car Fixed

  • I came to a screeching stop in the middle of a glorieta in Guadalajara to miss hitting a mangy looking dog who unfortunately was disoriented or maybe he felt he had the right away.

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  • an arbor in the desert, a shaded gathering place or tree-lined village square

    March 2, 2009