Posts in Category: Culture

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 »

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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 »

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New Mayan Sculptures Discovered in Tonina

New Mayan Sculptures Discovered in Tonina

We’re excited to report that just days after we visited the site of Toniná, in southern Chiapas, Mexican archeologists discovered… Read more »

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Russian Tourism to Mexico to Increase 400% in 2012

Russian Tourism to Mexico to Increase 400% in 2012

Last week, we published a post speculating about an interesting trend in tourism to Mexico. The theory goes something like… Read more »

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The Approach of 2012 to Spark Mayan Tourism

The Approach of 2012 to Spark Mayan Tourism

#MexicoToday: Ever since scientists/historians have discovered that 2012 marks a certain “end” to the Mayan Calendar, excitement has been abuzz… Read more »

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Mexico Today in Oaxaca

Mexico Today in Oaxaca

#MexicoToday – Last week we posted about how Jessica Seba and I were chosen to be a part of the… Read more »

New Images of Ancient Tomb at Palenque

New Images of Ancient Tomb at Palenque

The Ancient City State of Palenque In January, we published an article about a robotic camera used to explore an… Read more »

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The Cultural Crossroads of San Juan Chamula

The Cultural Crossroads of San Juan Chamula

One of the most interesting stops on a recent trip through Chiapas was in a small town just outside San… Read more »

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2011 Pan American Games in Jalisco, Mexico

2011 Pan American Games in Jalisco, Mexico

2011 marks the 16th Pan American Games during which 6,000 athletes from 42 nations will compete in 36 sports. By… Read more »

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Black Pottery in Oaxaca: A True Travel Experience in Mexico

Journey Mexico has always prided itself on offering travelers true travel experiences, meaning you’re not going to visit Oaxaca and… Read more »

Central & Southern Mexico Trip Photos

Central & Southern Mexico Trip Photos

It took a while to get through all the photos, but here are the highlights from a recent trip through… Read more »

Travel Weekly Interviews President Calderon in Las Vegas

Travel Weekly Interviews President Calderon in Las Vegas

This article, originally titled In Vegas, Calderon bets on tourism, has been re-posted from Travel Weekly and was written by… Read more »

Mexico Puts a Lock on Gossip

Mexico Puts a Lock on Gossip

On a recent trip through Central & Southern Mexico, I had the opportunity to visit the gorgeous cathedral on the… Read more »

The Riviera Nayarit – Mexico’s Newest Hot Spot

The Riviera Nayarit – Mexico’s Newest Hot Spot

The Riviera Nayarit has been getting a lot of attention these days, and for good reason. The Riviera Nayarit is… Read more »

The Lonely Planet Likes Mexican Food (Who Doesn’t?)

The Lonely Planet Likes Mexican Food (Who Doesn’t?)

The Lonely Planet sent out an email today with a link to their article called The Best Countries for Food,… Read more »

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