100 Reasons to Love Mexico

With its beautiful beaches, breathtakingly diverse landscapes, wildlife, 4,000 years of history, rich traditions and friendly people, Mexico is a country you soon fall in love with.

Earth Day, April 22: You can help make a difference

April 22 is Earth Day and the planet needs our help. Global warming is already taking its toll, affecting low-lying islands, coastal areas and coral reefs and causing havoc with extreme weather and droughts all over the the world. Many species…
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100 Reasons to Love Mexico, part 5

Part 5 of 5 installments With its beautiful beaches, breathtakingly diverse landscapes, wildlife, history, rich traditions and friendly people, Mexico is a country you soon fall in love with. Each place you visit casts its spell and listing…
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Mexican Heritage: Day of the Dead Festival

Day of the Dead takes place on November 1 and 2 in Mexico. Given the importance of this timeless fiesta, UNESCO granted it World Heritage status in 2008.
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100 Reasons to Love Mexico, part 4

Part 4 of 5 installments With its beautiful beaches, breathtakingly diverse landscapes, wildlife, 4,000 years of history, rich traditions and friendly people, Mexico is a country you soon fall in love with. Each place you visit casts its spell…
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100 Reasons to Love Mexico, part 3

Part 3 of 5 installments With its beautiful beaches, breathtakingly diverse landscapes, wildlife, 4,000 years of history, rich traditions and friendly people, Mexico is a country you soon fall in love with. Each place you visit casts its spell…
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100 Reasons to Love Mexico, part 2

Part 2 of five installments With its beautiful beaches, breathtakingly diverse landscapes, wildlife, 4,000 years of history, rich traditions and friendly people, Mexico is a country you soon fall in love with. Each place you visit casts its…
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Countdown to Mexican Independence Day: Chiles en Nogada

In August and during the lead up to the Mexican Independence celebrations on September 15 and 16, chefs in restaurants throughout Mexico add one very special seasonal favorite to their menus, Chiles en Nogada (Chilies in Walnut Sauce). The mouthwatering…
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Cinco de Mayo

Celebrate Mexican culture, music and dance and say Viva Mexico with a glass of tequila, it’s Cinco de Mayo! Commemorating a famous Mexican victory over the invading French army at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862, Cinco de Mayo is observed…
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The Xtabay, Legendary Mayan Temptress

One of the most intriguing characters in Mayan folklore is the Xtabay, a lovely temptress who ensnares men and leads them to their doom, a prostitute with the proverbial heart of gold or the vengeful spirit of a cold-hearted woman, depending…