Mexico City

Traditional Holidays: Celebrating Christmas in Mexico City

Christmas is a holiday rich in tradition and is celebrated differently all over the world. However, when most people think about Christmas, the image that comes to mind is the European and North American concept of it, with Christmas trees and Santa and mistletoes. It is easy to forget that different cultures mark Christmas differently. Take Mexico, for instance. Christmas in Mexico is very different from Christmas in the USA. Mexican Christmas draws heavy inspiration from Spanish and local traditions, …

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Xochimilco Mexico City

How To Get The Full Mexican Experience

Mexico is among the trendiest tourist destination in America today, begging the question: Why did it take tourists so long to discover this magnificent place? At the heart of the nation’s history and culture is it’s biggest city – Mexico City. The city has grown tremendously in terms of infrastructure and security and houses some of the tallest skyscrapers in the world. Its beautiful and hospitable people, on the other hand, make the city even more attractive. That’s without mentioning …

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What is El Grito

What Is El Grito And Where Should You Celebrate It?

Millions will celebrate El Grito on September 15th, but how many of us understand the history of this historic ritual? I have to admit it was a not entirely clear to me, but I now have a pretty good idea as I have been researching for this article. Here’s the rough walkthrough of what transpired and lead to the celebration of El Grito today. What Is El Grito And What Does It Mean? In the year 1808 Napoleon Bonaparte invades …

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Top 10 Things To Do In Mexico City

Top 10 Things To Do in Mexico City For First Time Visitors

You must be on pins and needles as you prepare for an unforgettable vacation to Mexico City, the ultimate urban travel destination in the world. But hang on a minute! If you don’t plan your vacation well, you can get lost as you race from its cultural attractions andextravagant museums to its awe-inspiring artwork and appetizing gastronomic cuisine. If you know where to go, it will help you create an itinerary that will make your vacation more fulfilling and memorable. Your time …

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