Guanajuato

Photo: Plaza del Baratillo, Guanajuato Mexico – The state of Guanajuato borders the states of San Luis Potosi to the north, Querétaro to the east, Michoacán to the south, and Jalisco to the west. From colonial towns of Guanajuato City and San Miguel de Allende to the surrounding forests and arid deserts, the state is one …

Juan Rulfo

Poster Juan Nepomuceno Carlos Pérez Rulfo Vizcaíno, best known as Juan Rulfo (May 16, 1917 – January 7, 1986), was a Mexican writer, screenwriter and photographer. He is best known for two literary works, El Llano en llamas (1953), a collection of short stories, and the 1955 novel Pedro Páramo. Photos Wikipedia Juan Rulfo Pedro …

Guelaguetza Links

Lingo Card Links related to Guelaguetza Headlines Guelaguetza: origen, formas, y contenidos Misc Zancudos Tuxtepecanas Tiliches de Putla Región del Istmo Jarabe mixteco Danza de la Pluma Monos de Calenda Marmotas Chinas Oaxaqueñas #Guelaguetza en #MexicoGP. Eso y mucho más es #Oaxaca Zancudos TuxtepecanasTiliches de Putla Región del Istmo Jarabe mixteco Danza de la Pluma …

Lagunas de Montebello National Park

Photo: Roberto Llebig, Lago Lagunas de Montebello National Park (Spanish: Parque Nacional Lagunas de Montebello) is locate in Chiapas, near the border with Guatemala, comprising 59 multi-colored lakes in a pine forest and two Maya archaeological sites. It was the first national park in Chiapas when created in 1959, and in 2009 the park was …

Hernán Cortés

Photo: Sergio Lubezky, Veracruz Casa In 2019 Planeta.com spotlights the 500th anniversary of the Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire. We will follow the timeline of the expedition led by Hernán Cortés. 1519 – 2019+ Headlines The forgotten colonizer – Universal On the trail – Economist Elsewhere on the Web https://www.history.com/topics/exploration/hernan-cortes https://www.tripline.net/trip/The_Journey_of_Hernan_Cortes-5214410504011006B049B37101E423CE Wikipedia: Hernán Cortés de …

Mexico’s Federal Telecommunications Institute (Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones)

Logo Wikipedia: The Federal Telecommunications Institute (Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones, abbreviated as IFT and incorrectly referred to as IFETEL) is an independent government agency of Mexico charged with the regulation of telecommunications and broadcasting services. It was formed on September 10, 2013, as part of larger reforms to Mexican telecom regulations, and replaced the Federal …

Tianguis Turístico 2019

Buzzwords This week Acapulco, Mexico hosts its annual tourism trade show, the Tianguis Turístico April 7-10, 2019. Hashtags: #TianguisTurístico2019 and #TianguisTurístico Key Links tianguisturisticomexico.com Questions Are there live and recorded videos from Tianguis? Are presentations available for download? Are tourism press releases posted online? What is the status of ecotourism and Indigenous tourism in Mexico? …

Mexico’s Secretary of Tourism (SECTUR)

Elsewhere on the Web Mexico’s Secretary of Tourism (Secretaría de Turismo, SECTUR) – gob.mx/sectur – is the government department in charge of the nation’s tourism promotion and development. The Secretary is appointed by the President of the Republic and is a member of the federal executive cabinet. Key Links gob.mx/sectur prensa documentos Facebook YouTube @SECTUR_mx …

Mexico Bikes

Jaguar Updating our coverage of bike, biking and bike share in Mexico Headlines Ciclistas crean mapa de talleres bici-mecánicos de la CDMX Flickr Mexico City Bike Stations – Balam Older Features Biking in the Yucatan – Theresa Russell Bicitekas – Tom Dieusaert Mountain Biking Oaxaca’s Northern Sierra – Carlos E. Cornejo Bicycling in Mexico City …

Mexico Institute

Logo Elsewhere on the Web The Mexico Institute seeks to improve understanding, communication, and cooperation between Mexico and the United States by promoting original research, encouraging public discussion, and proposing policy options for enhancing the bilateral relationship. A binational Advisory Board, chaired by Luis Téllez Kuenzler and Earl A. Wayne, oversees the work of the …