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A fascinating and exciting city thanks to its people, food and culture.
October 27, 2014 2 Comments

5 Things You Didn’t Know About The Day of the Dead

When the conquistadors arrived in Mexico 500 years ago, they were a little creeped out by how the natives honored the dead.

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July 6, 2013 0 Comments Yet
Mexico City Zocalo

VIDEO: Mexico City’s Zocalo

Since the time of the Aztecs, Mexico City’s Zocalo has served as the city’s political, cultural and religious hub.

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May 28, 2013 0 Comments Yet
The 200-plus foot Pyramid of the Sun, one of the tallest pyramids in the world.

The Mysteries of Teotihuacan

“This is my office,” Carlos San Roman says, gesturing out the driver side window to the streets of Mexico City.

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April 28, 2013 0 Comments Yet
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Virgin of Guadalupe Shrines in Mexico City

They’re everywhere in Mexico City: clear cases filled with roses, Christmas lights and a replica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Mexico’s icon of the Virgin Mary.

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April 17, 2013 0 Comments Yet
The terrace at La Casa De Las Sirenas, a nice break from the bustling Zocalo. Image care of Tripadvisor.

Pinspiration: What and Where to Eat In Mexico City

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again.

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April 10, 2013 2 Comments

Six Lessons Learned In Mexico City

1) Eat salsa with every meal.

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March 18, 2013 0 Comments Yet

Parque Mexico, Mexico City

Parque Mexico is a lush pocket of palms and jacaranda trees located smack dab in the middle of Mexico City’s Colonia Condesa.

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March 14, 2013 0 Comments Yet
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Mexico City From An Airplane Window

mexico city from an airplane window

Mexico City, where the smog makes the air smell like the city is on fire.

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March 13, 2013 11 Comments
Mexico City's Metropolitan Cathedral

Is Mexico City Safe?

Mexico City resident and city guide Carlos San Roman said the biggest misconception people have about his hometown is that it’s unsafe.

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September 28, 2011 0 Comments Yet

VIDEO: Eating Grasshoppers in Mexico City


The description on NYTimes.com was intriguing:

” Al Andar … a hip mezcalería on the first floor of a renovated tenement.

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