Posts in Category: Culture

Traveling to Mexico in 2012: The Mayan Calendar Challenge!

Traveling to Mexico in 2012: The Mayan Calendar Challenge!

Don’t be taken in by hyped-up claims that the world is ending in 2012 or that this is what the… Read more »

Lonely Planet Names Puebla One of the Top 10 Places to Visit for 2012

#MexicoToday: Every year, Lonley Planet publishes a ‘Best in Travel’ guide and ranks the top 10 countries, regions and cities to visit for the coming year. For 2012 Readers’ Choice, Puebla, Mexico was named among one top 10 cities to visit.

Celebrate the Feast of Guadalupe in Mexico This December

Just before Christmas each year, religious pilgrims and tourists alike descend on the Basilica of Guadalupe in Mexico City to… Read more »

November Food Festivals of Mexico

November Food Festivals of Mexico

November brings two of Mexico’s most cherished food festivals: The International Gourmet Festival in Puerto Vallarta (Nov. 11-21st) and the Taste of Playa in the Riviera Maya (Nov. 21st).

Archaeologists Find Aztec Ritual Platform In Mexico City

Archaeologists Find Aztec Ritual Platform In Mexico City

#MexicoToday: Under the hustle and bustle of modern Mexico City lie the ruins of the pre-Hispanic Aztec capital, once known… Read more »

Early Human Footprints Found in Chihuahua

Early Human Footprints Found in Chihuahua

#MexicoToday: Mexico has received a lot of attention over the years for discoveries that trace back  thousands of years ago: ancient… Read more »

New Mayan Secrets Expected to Increase 2012 Travel to Mexico

New Mayan Secrets Expected to Increase 2012 Travel to Mexico

#MexicoToday: Ever since modern man learned that the Mayan calendar seems to stop on Dec. 21st, 2012, there has been… Read more »

Posted In Culture, News
New Mayan Palace Discovered in Mexico

New Mayan Palace Discovered in Mexico

The archeological sites of Mexico having been offering up fresh findings at such a rapid rate, it’s tough to keep… Read more »

Posted In Chiapas, Culture, News, Yucatan
Violence in Mexico Old News for Travel Agents

Violence in Mexico Old News for Travel Agents

A delegation of tourism officials from Mexico recently returned from a tour of several US cities including LA, Seattle, Atlanta,… Read more »

The Journey Mexico ATWS FAM Trip to the Copper Canyon

The Journey Mexico ATWS FAM Trip to the Copper Canyon

Now that we’re less than two months away from this year’s Adventure Travel World Summit in Chiapas, Journey Mexico is… Read more »

Mexican Tourism Board Looking to Boost Visitors

Mexican Tourism Board Looking to Boost Visitors

#MexicoToday: The Mexico Tourism Board recently wrapped up “The Mexico Day,”  a seven city roadshow in the US cities of… Read more »

Mexico: The Royal Tour

Mexico: The Royal Tour

#MexicoToday: Peter Greenberg, credited as “America’s most recognized, honored and respected front-line travel news journalist,” hosts a special series on PBS… Read more »

Posted In Adventure, Culture, News
Mexico Shines as a Family/Eco Travel Destination

Mexico Shines as a Family/Eco Travel Destination

#MexicoToday: Mexico was recently featured as one of the world’s top five destinations for family eco-travel in a recent article… Read more »

New Three-Cat Monolith Found Outside Mexico City

New Three-Cat Monolith Found Outside Mexico City

#MexicoToday: It seems that the ancient people of Chalcatzingo, located about 60 miles south of Mexico City, fostered some serious… Read more »

2012 Tianguis to be Held in Puerto Vallarta

2012 Tianguis to be Held in Puerto Vallarta

After several months of debate, it’s official – Mexico’s annual Tianguis Turistico will be held in Puerto Vallarta next year…. Read more »

A True Oaxaca Alebrije

#MexicoToday – During our recent visit to Oaxaca for the Mexico Today program, Chase and I experienced a  total cultural… Read more »

Mexican Tourism Rising at Record Rates

Mexican Tourism Rising at Record Rates

The numbers continue to climb as Mexico has seen an increase of about 200,000 international visitors from Jan to May… Read more »

Posted In Culture, News
Mexico Regains Title as World’s Top Beer Exporter

Mexico Regains Title as World’s Top Beer Exporter

In the spirit of the weekend, we’re happy to report that Mexico has emerged victorious from what’s been a dogfight… Read more »

Posted In Culture, News