Teotitlán del Valle

Photo: At the church (2007) Mexico – Walk with the Weavers and spend time in the Place of the Gods. The Zapotec community of Teotitlán del Valle (elevation: 1,670 meters or 5,500 feet) is world-famous for production of colorful weavings (laadi or Ladih in the local language). Natural WorldIn the Náhuatl language of the Aztecs, …

La Cosecha Market

Logo One of my favorite world markets is in Oaxaca City, Mexico. Much love to our friends, vendors, and clients at La Cosecha, Macedonio Alcalá #806 = Mucho amor para nuestros amigos, vendedores, y clientes en La Cosecha, Macedonio Alcalá # 806 Key Linksfacebook.com/LaCosechaOaxaca Coronavirus 2020https://donadora.org/campanas/la-cosecha-oaxacahttps://youtu.be/mWXQuOtLzVQ Punto de Abastecomiento = Supply Area: Wednesdays and Saturdays, …

Exploring Oaxaca’s Markets

Poster Good morning. Natandio. Työs meep. Zei te ie. Zac xtil. Padush. Practicing for our next trip to markets in Oaxaca, Mexico. La Ciudad de Oaxaca has some of the most popular markets in Mexico. Nearby towns have their own markets and market days. An analogy: If markets are Mexico’s own tree of life, then …

Tren Maya = Maya Train

Logo Mexico – Tren Maya (Maya Train), the proposed train service in the Yucatán Peninsula, is under scrutiny. Key [email protected] HeadlinesPolos dedesarrolloIs Mexico’s ‘Mayan Train’ a Boondoggle? – The Nation @mbeatley @SamShepEdwards @thenationConacyt ocultó informe crítico con el Tren Maya (Document PDF)Jueza sí concedió suspensión provisional contra Tren Maya, pero autoridades no han sido notificadas …

Convocation: A Vision for a Stronger U.S.-Mexico Partnership

Report Cover New report and video launch Register featuring former Ambassadors @Arturo_Sarukhan @EAnthonyWayne @mbasanez @AmbJamesRJones And Ambassadors @Martha_Barcena @USAmbMex https://twitter.com/USMexicoFound/status/1286708244191293441https://twitter.com/MexicoInstitute/status/1286002557274542082 New report: Convocation: A Vision for a Stronger U.S.-Mexico Partnershiphttps://www.wilsoncenter.org/publication/convocation-vision-stronger-us-mexico-partnershipPDF Questions Is there an audio version? Is there a version in Spanish? What’s next? Embedded Tweets BackgroundIn January 2020, the U.S.-Mexico Foundation and the Wilson …

Copper Canyon (Barranca del Cobre)

Photo: Comisión Mexicana de Filmaciones, Divisadero For outdoor enthusiasts, the region offers hiking, bird watching, mountain biking and horseback riding. The individual Copper Canyon (Barranca del Cobre) is just one of more than 20 canyons that stretch west of Chihuahua City in the Sierra Madre Occidental, located between the high central plateau and the Sea …

Náhuatl

Poster Náhuatl is a language of the Uto-Aztecan language family. Varieties of Náhuatl are spoken by an estimated 1.5 million Nahua peoples, most of whom live in central Mexico. Also spelled: Nawatl Hashtags: #LenguaNáhuatl VocabularyTlazocamati (tlah-so-cah-mah-tee) = Thank you = Gracias Aye quimattiliztli = the act of distracting someone (source) VideosSesión 1. Las lenguas mesoamericanas …

La Huasteca

Photo: Edwin Morales, Verde Wikipedia: La Huasteca is a geographical and cultural region located in Mexico along the Gulf of Mexico which includes parts of the states of Tamaulipas, Veracruz, Puebla, Hidalgo, San Luis Potosí, and Querétaro. It is roughly defined as the area in which the Huastec people had influence when their civilization was …

Mexico City’s Paseo de la Reforma

Photo: Carl Campbell, Diana Mexico City – Spotlight on the Paseo de la Reforma, a wide avenue that runs diagonally across the heart of the city. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/ffZztBRR9cbpVRHa6 El FocoMay 31, 2020https://youtu.be/seCIeGQ4gHA June 7, 2020https://youtu.be/b5w7_5a3IU8 June 14, 2020https://youtu.be/5JqEJ8XJ_QE Photos WikipediaPaseo de la Reforma Planetahttps://www.planeta.com/mexico-cityhttps://www.planeta.com/mexico-city-linkshttps://www.planeta.com/el-foco