Todos Santos

Photo: Comisión Mexicana de Filmaciones, Beach (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on Todos Santos Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/TYZV7FDqXcNXrKNfA CelebrationsTodos Santos + Pescadero Culinary Experiences is a food + drink-filled weekend in Baja’s magical town taking place in June 2022.tspculinary.com – Facebook HistoryFrom the late 1800s until the 1950s this town was Baja’s capital of sugar cane production. WaterDegradation …

Mexico City Parks

Photo: Ron Mader, Chapultepec (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on parks and protected areas in Mexico City. Faves include Alameda, Chapultepec, Viveros, Xochimilco, the Ajusco, and the Basilica of Guadalupe. = Foco en parques y áreas protegidas de la Ciudad de México. Los favoritos incluyen Alameda, Chapultepec, Viveros, Xochimilco, Ajusco y la Basílica de Guadalupe. HeadlinesEl …

Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH)

Logo Mexico – The Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia (INAH, National Institute of Anthropology and History) – inah.gob.mx – is a Mexican federal government bureau established in 1939 to guarantee the research, preservation, protection, and promotion of the prehistoric, archaeological, anthropological, historical, and paleontological heritage of the country. INAH and the Instituto Nacional de …

Yucatán Links

Yucatan Flag What would locals like others know about the Mexican state of Yucatan? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesCrecerse ante la adversidad: Alianza Peninsular para el Turismo ComunitarioState of Yucatan Continues Tourism Reopening With High Standards of Bio-Security [email protected] Tourism [email protected][email protected]@YucatanTurismo More tourism infoaaprotuy.com.mxfacebook.com/LuisHerreraAlbertos Governmentyucatan.gob.mx – [email protected] Sportsesyucatan.com – youtube – …

Xochimilco Links

Photo: Ron Mader, UNESCO Boat (Some rights reserved) What would locals like others know about Xochimilco? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion HeadlinesXochimilco, más allá de sus canales y trajineras – Animal Politico Libros = Books A contar aves por los canales de Xochimilco Unidades de producción de cempasúchitl en San Luis Tlaxialtemalco, …

Tren Maya Links

Photo: Steve Bridger, Palenque (Some rights reserved) What would insiders like others know about the Tren Maya? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: Older Headlines Fonatur y Unesco firman acuerdo de colaboración para construcción del Tren MayaViabilidad del tren maya – VanguardiaAcuiferos y jaguares en peligro por el Tren Maya – El UniversalTren …

Mexico Notebook

Photo: Venus (Some rights reserved) Many books have been written about Mexico under the guise of ‘guidebooks’ that, in reality, are nothing more than compilations of hotels, restaurants and nightclubs, along with a few tips about where to buy authentic handicrafts that almost look as if they came from Mexico and not Taiwan … These …

Baja Peninsula

Photo: Nan Palmero, Cabo Pelican Beach (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on the Baja Peninsula and the Mexican states of Baja California and Baja California Sur. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/Gxw36pxpe5wBzSZg8 Photos Parks Cities Planeta.com

Pueblos Mágicos = Magic Towns

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Pueblos Mágicos (Magical Towns) is an initiative led by Mexico’s Secretariat of Tourism (Sectur), with the support from other federal agencies, to promote a series of towns around the country that offer visitors a “magical” experience – by reason of their natural beauty, cultural richness, traditions, folklore, historical relevance, cuisine, …

Monarch Butterfly Sanctuaries in Mexico

Photo: Marlene Ehrenberg, Monarch Butterflies (Used with permission) Publisher’s note: Major update in mid 2022. Many of the numbers are outdated. Mexico – The country’s most visited protected area showcases a natural marvel and mark your calendar — butterfly season lasts from November to March. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/kWH4UrMAWGB41T3e7 Sanctuaries in the states of Mexico and Michoacan …