Posts in Category: Culture

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

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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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New Mexican Cookbook From Diana Kennedy

New Mexican Cookbook From Diana Kennedy

Heralded as the authority on Mexican Cuisine, Diana Kennedy is set to release her second Mexican cookbook Oaxaca al Gusto… Read more »

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Copper Canyon Needs Support For Dental Missions

Copper Canyon Needs Support For Dental Missions

I just came across this organization of Dentists in Lonely Plane’ts Mexico Travel Forum, and they seem to be doing… Read more »

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Happy Birthday Frida Kahlo!

Happy Birthday Frida Kahlo!

Today marks Frida Kahlo’s would-be 103rd birthday. Commonly regarded as one of Mexico’s (and the world’s) finest artists, Frida’s works… Read more »

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New Video on Our Experiences: Music Page

New Video on Our Experiences: Music Page

We just uploaded a new video on our Experiences: Music page. The video was filmed on a recent trip to… Read more »

Celebrate Mexico at The Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Celebrate Mexico at The Smithsonian Folklife Festival

2010 marks the 44th edition of The Smithsonian Festival in Washington D.C., and Mexico is one of the this year’s… Read more »

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