Mexico Tourism

Photo: Taxco Updating our snapshot of travel and tourism in Mexico. This month we will index the government’s tourism portals at federal, state, and local levels. Are websites updated? Are social web channels used? = Actualizando nuestra instantánea de viajes y turismo en México. Este mes indexaremos los portales de turismo del gobierno a nivel …

Normal Mexican Guy

Logo One of our 2020 faves during the quaranstreaming. Love the drone video of Mexico City from Normal Mexican Guy, who on Instagram says “Trying to show the best face of Mexico through aerial photos. One may not know well the place they call home until they see the aerial perspective.” Key LinksYouTube – PlaylistsInstagram …

El Triunfo Biosphere Reserve

Photo: J. Paulo Carbajal-Borges, El bosque de niebla Chiapas, Mexico – The Biosphere Reserve El Triunfo protects the central portion of the Sierra Madre Mountains. With an area of 119,177 hectares, El Triunfo protects two of the most threatened ecosystems of Mexico: The Mountain Mesofile Forest (Cloud Forest) and the Tropical Humid Rainforest of Soconusco. …

Veracruz Links

Veracruz Flag Links related to the city and state of Veracruz, Mexico presented in somewhat random fashion: [email protected]@[email protected] Embedded Tweets [email protected] Soccerclubtiburonesrojos.mx FoodHuachinango_a_la_Veracruzana – Wikipedia Headlineshttps://www.animalpolitico.com/2020/04/adan-vez-lira-el-ambientalista-que-se-opuso-a-las-minas-y-promovio-el-turismo-ecologico-en-veracruz A farm in Mexico is growing a solution to climate change Photos Cofre de Perote WikipediaVeracruz Planeta.com

Veracruz

Photo: Steve Bridger, 2004 Veracruz is bordered by the states of Tamaulipas to the north, San Luis Potosí and Hidalgo to the west, Puebla to the southwest, Oaxaca and Chiapas to the south, and Tabasco to the southeast. On its east, Veracruz has a significant share of the coastline of the Gulf of Mexico. The …

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, …

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 …

Dizhsa Nabani

Poster For anyone keen on Indigenous languages, language revitalization and the International Year of Indigenous Languages (2019 at its finest!), this conversation spotlights a favorite new video series: Dizhsa Nabani = Lengua Viva = Living Language, a documentary project on Zapotec language and identity in San Jerónimo Tlacochahuaya, Oaxaca, Mexico. Thank you, thank you, thank …

Mexico City Links

Escudo Ciudad de México Links related to Mexico City presented in somewhat random order: HeadlinesA massive park in Mexico City could be a climate adaptation modelLos ambulantes y la Union Tepito – Universal @hdemauleonGold bar found beneath Mexico City street was part of Moctezuma’s treasureMexico City’s Best Green Spaces – @fryechildPalacio de los Condes se …