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Mexico City: Itineraries & tips

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"Mexico City is full of cool architecture and museums, delicious food, and historical sights."wendyperrin.com
"Mexico City is one of the world's most densely populated cities."bbqboy.net
"Mexico City is home to incredible chefs, art, unique historical and modern-day sites."bearfoottheory.com
"Mexico (Mexico itineraries) City is full of vegan food, which was one of the reasons for our visit to be honest!"indefiniteadventure.com
"Mexico City: The spectacular San Ildefonso museum and cultural center where we had a dinner function."travelbabbo.com
"Mexico City is big in population and equally big in several markets that cater to all kinds of needs."bkpk.me

South Mexico

Mexico Citys location

Mexico City at a glance

Capital
Historic
Culture
Alternative
Food
Cheap
Art
Very Touristic
Architecture

12,300,000

Population

3-5 nights

Recommended

Moderate (4 of 5)

Level of costs

Around Mexico City

Airports:

Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport (MEX)

Cuernavaca Airport (CVJ)

Licenciado Adolfo Lopez Mateos International Airport (TLC)

Santa Lucia Airport (disambiguation) (NLU)

About Mexico City

Mexico (visit Mexico itineraries) City is a world city with a population of 8,851,080. In addition, Mexico (see itineraries) City fits perfect for a cultural trip. Mexico City is the capital of Mexico. In addition, this world city is located in center Mexico. Mexico (more about Mexico) City gives you the possibility to relax atby a lake. In addition, in Mexico City you find many historic places.

Things to do

There is a small but very active community of expats living in Progreso Mexico and many live in the community year round. They have created a fantastic inclusive community that has art classes, Spanish lessons, music events, fundraisers for the local school children and much more. There is a Women’s expat group and ..

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Tlaquepaque, pronounced ‘lake-paki’ is in the Mexican state of Jalisco just outside Guadalajara. Its actual name is San Pedro Tlaquepaque. It is famous for its local colourful pottery and cobble stoned streets. on Lake Chapala and needed a place to stay close by to Guadalajara Airport.

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Downtown is considered the heart of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and Virgin de Guadalupe Cathedral is the soul If you decide to walk the cobble stone streets of downtown, I suggest you wear flat shoes Don’t miss Las Caletas children’s zipline if you are traveling with kids. Rhythms of the Night is the perfect option if you ...

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Mexico (more about Mexico) City is one of the most popular and largest cities in the Americas. Situated on the ruins of the ancient Aztec city of Tenochtitlan, it attracts tourists and travelers from across the world for its rich cultural heritage, colonial architecture, and ..

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Eat & drink

Food in Yucatan is not really much different from Mexican food all over the world. But because we were traveling just around Yucatan, we did focus on the must Mexican food and drink in the Yucatan Peninsula. The Mexican food for breakfast also depends of the hotel. And the true Mexican food for breakfast was served.

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Food in Yucatan for breakfast

Sea food

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Let me get this out of the way first: this is not a gourmet dining city like Oaxaca (Oaxaca itineraries), Puebla, or even Puerto Vallarta. If you decide go out to a top-end restaurant every night for dinner in Guanajuato (more about Guanajuato), you’ll be done with that project before the week is up. No celebrity chefs from the capital are going to be moving ...

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I checked out a few new places this month and there is one in particular that you should not skip out on when you visit Mexico City. ...

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Booked a trip to CDMX and wondering where to eat in Mexico (see itineraries) City?! Lucky you, I did tons of research before my trip and I’m sharing all my gastronomic pleasures of Mexico City here! One piece of advice: Eat everything in sight. So without further ado, here are the best restaurants in Mexico City, in my humble opinion.

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Cafe Nin:

Cafe don Porfirio at Sears Centro:

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Worth to visit

Mexico, especially the Yucatan Peninsula region, is an incredible destination for adventure lovers like myself. There are plenty of vacation rentals in Mexico that I can base myself in for a week while I explore the best of the Yucatan Peninsula from above and ..

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New Mexico (more about Mexico itineraries) has all the sun and blue sky you could want, but its capital sits at an elevation of 7200 feet above sea level. At such a high altitude, Santa Fe can get blistering hot in the summer and bitterly cold in the winter—and we would be there in January. That’s the bad ...

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We absolutely loved Xplor. In fact, we enjoyed it so much, we’ve been twice on different trips to Mexico . All the activities are fun and the food and drinks are great. For us, the zip lines and swimming in the underground river were the highlights. Even if you’re more a lie-on-the-beach kind of person, you’re ...

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Ok, so why the interest in Lucha? It all started when we took a Disney cruise with my mom last spring and pulled into Cozumel for the day. M immediately fell in love with the souvenir Lucha masks on the pier, without ever knowing what it was. Perhaps it had to do with the bright colors or the fact that they looked ...

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General

I recommend using Telcel. They have the largest network setup in the country. You get service almost anywhere and you can pay as you go very easily and cheaply. ...

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Do You Even Need a Mexican SIM Card?

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Ladies, take it from me. They will own it. They will take your breath away. Grrr, I knew it!!! Actually, it’s hot. ...

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10 Reasons Why You Should Date a Mexican Man

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We took a flight from Orlando straight to Cancun. We organized a shuttle van to take us to our hotel. Ambiance Suites is located in downtown Cancun. After a rest from our travel we decided to head to lunch. We had travelled extensively through Asia for years. ...

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Guadalajara is Mexico’s second-largest city and a little off the usual tourist route. We were only visiting en route to the Pacific Coast. It had a reputation for being ‘edgy’ due to several issues with Mexico’s drug cartel a few years ago. What we found was impressive, a city that was putting its past behind and ..

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Itinerary

So you want to go, but people tell you not to? We found Mexico to be filled with beautiful people, the most gorgeous beaches and no fear for our life. ...

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One month later we started a research on finding some cheap flights to Mexico. The direct flights were way too expensive as the prices started at 1280 € p.p. So I started to search for flights + transit in the USA. So we decided to save the money from the direct flights and spend it on hiring a car.

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Indeed, its the ultimate destination for countless the world over – be it a backpacker tour, a road trip, a family holiday or a honeymoon destination, it packs plenty for everyone. My trip to Mexico was a two week vacation – not enough time to explore the whole ...

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Mexico (Mexico in detail) is a proud mix of Mesoamerican heritage and Spanish colonialism. Mexico’s palm-fringed white sand beaches are some of the best in the world. Therefore, this itinerary covers the highlights of the southern and eastern half of the country, avoiding the few no-go spots in Mexico.

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Costs

As the second-largest city in the country, there are plenty of domestic and international flights available to the Guadalajara airport. ...

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Curious what our one month Mexico budget in Yucatan cost us? Nor do you have to suffer greatly in terrible accommodation or sustain solely on peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. This is straight up cost of our month in Yucatan Mexico. We easily used our points from this Chase card .

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Could we have done it on our own? We were taken to places off the beaten track and we had the added bonus of a local guide from Guatemala (more about Guatemala itineraries) to help with our Spanish. Thankfully our guide, Ceser, was amazing. We haven’t stayed in one of them for a while and wow, we had such an amazing time! After leaving the white sand ...

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An important question many travelers have: Mexico trip cost: how much budget do you need for Mexico (Mexico in detail) Yucatan? This partly determines your choice whether you are going to travel to this country. Mexico is a country that is not expensive to travel. However, the Yucatán province is a bit more expensive to travel compared ...

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Mexico trip cost: how much do you spend on other costs?

Mexico trip cost: excursion and Activity costs in Mexico

Mexico trip cost: how much budget do you need for Mexicoper day?

Mexico trip cost: how much does the food in Mexico cost?

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Accommodation

The capital of Mexico is full of unique and eccentric barrios, or neighborhoods, each of which has its own special charms and secret corners. Here is a list of the best places where to stay in Mexico City, and reviews of the best luxury, mid-range, and budget options in each one. Contents hide 1 Where to stay in ...

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Where to stay in Polanco

Where to stay in Coyoacán

Where to stay in La Condesa

Where to stay in La Zona Rosa

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There are so many great hotels in Merida, especially if you want to enjoy a cute hacienda or nice boutique hotel. Many of the colonial-style buildings in the city have been converted into beautiful and stylish spaces that are quite reasonably priced. ...

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great hotels in Merida

great Airbnbs in Merida

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The majority of bars, restaurants, hotels, and things to do in Monterrey are around the Centro neighborhood. Look for hotels near the Macroplaza or Barrio Antiguo. ...

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Hostels in Monterrey

The Best Airbnb Monterrey Mexico

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If you’re looking for a luxury hotel in Mexico (Mexico in detail) City where you can rest your head in style and comfort, check out these top class options. I’ve left out most of the chain hotels, opting to share some of the independently owned hotels alongside the bigger boys, but if you’d prefer it, you can stay at the St.

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Las Alcobas Hotel – Aurora Spa

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