Posts in Category: Culture

Campeche to be the New Star of the Yucatan

Campeche to be the New Star of the Yucatan

Continuing in his efforts to make 2011 the Year of Mexican Tourism and to push Mexico further up the list… Read more »

Highlights From Obama-Calderón Press Conference

Highlights From Obama-Calderón Press Conference

On March 3rd, US President Barack Obama and Mexico President Felipe Calderón held a joint press conference from the White… Read more »

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New Museum Unveiled in Mexico City

Mexico’s Carlos Slim, currently the world’s richest man, unveiled a new art museum in the Plaza Carso region of Mexico… Read more »

Posted In Culture, Mexico City, News
Mexico’s President First to Join Worldwide Tourism Initiative

Mexico’s President First to Join Worldwide Tourism Initiative

Last month we published a blog post titled President Calderón Walking the Walk and since then, he’s started running. The… Read more »

New Archeological Zone Opened in Colonial Mexico

New Archeological Zone Opened in Colonial Mexico

After nearly ten years of research and restoration to the site, Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History has opened… Read more »

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Magic Neighborhoods of Mexico City to Receive 330 Million Pesos

Magic Neighborhoods of Mexico City to Receive 330 Million Pesos

On the heels of President Calderon’s declaration of 2011 as the Year of Mexican Tourism, the Government of the Federal… Read more »

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Robot Explores New Tunnel At Teotihuacan

Robot Explores New Tunnel At Teotihuacan

Here’s an interesting update for fans of archeological travel: archeologists have successfully deployed a camera-armed robot into the ancient tunnel… Read more »

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Scouting for a Food and Travel TV Pilot

Scouting for a Food and Travel TV Pilot

Journey Mexico President, Zachary Rabinor, is currently in Oaxaca running a scouting trip for a television pilot to be hosted… Read more »

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Olmec Exhibits in California

Olmec Exhibits in California

via Travel Weekly Mexico’s Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia (LACMA) and the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco have… Read more »

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Puerto Vallarta’s International Gourmet Festival

Puerto Vallarta’s International Gourmet Festival

Today marks the beginning of the 2010 International Gourmet Festival in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The festival is a ten-day, annual… Read more »

Pushing Mexico Forward

Pushing Mexico Forward

Earlier this year, the tourism board of Mexico launched a five month, $32 million ad campaign in North America under… Read more »

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Mexico: The New Europe

Mexico: The New Europe

Jody Bear, owner of Bear & Bear Travel, was on our recent FAM Trip to Mexico’s Colonial Heartland and has… Read more »

Fall Festivities in Mexico

Fall Festivities in Mexico

The International Cervantino Festival – This cultural festival began in 1972 and was born from a tradition of the students… Read more »

Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo on New 500 Peso Bill

Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo on New 500 Peso Bill

Two of Mexico’s most treasured artists, Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo have been joined the ranks of an Aztec lord,… Read more »

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JM Director of Ops Returns from Scouting Trip

JM Director of Ops Returns from Scouting Trip

Journey Mexico Director of Operations, Matteo Luthi, was recently on a two-week trip with his family in Southern Mexico scouting… Read more »

Ancient Tunnel Found Under Mexican Pyramid

Ancient Tunnel Found Under Mexican Pyramid

Scientists from the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) have recently located an ancient tunnel that leads to several sealed chambers below the Temple of the Feathered Serpent

Posted In Culture, News
Mexico Awarded Two New UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Mexico Awarded Two New UNESCO World Heritage Sites

The addition of these two cultural sites gives Mexico 31 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in total

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Time to Plan for the Riviera Maya Jazz Festival

Time to Plan for the Riviera Maya Jazz Festival

The Riviera Maya Jazz Festival celebrates it’s 8th season this November after drawing more than 50,000 visitors last year. In… Read more »

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