Because of the variance in geography, climate and ethnicity, food in Mexico may vary from one region to another. For example, beef preparations are more likely to be served in the northern part of Mexico, while the southeastern part of the country is known for chicken-based dishes. Similarly, states along the Gulf of Mexico or the Pacific Ocean are famous for their fish preparations. more ...
Chilaquiles are a traditional Mexican food and consist of lightly fried corn tortillas triangles, topped with salsa or mole, which are simmered until they soften. more ...
Visit the Museo Nacional de Antropología
The most visited museum in Mexico and often the reason why many visit the country in the first place, the Museo Nacional de Antropología is located in Chapultepec Park. It is among the world’s great museums and houses an extensive collection of exhibits, from the giant stone heads of the Olmec civilization to the treasures recovered from the ancient Mayan civilization. more ...
The US State Department states that each year millions of US citizens safely visit Mexico for tourism, business or study, and this is in addition to about one million US citizens already residing in the country. more ...
I've observed that Mexican music falls into two classes. One is very, very good; the other is so horrible that it could quite possibly induce a nervous breakdown or at least a brain tumor after forced, prolonged exposure. Listening to too much of the latter could be hazardous to your health.
The orchestra here in Guanajuato is one of the finest I've ever heard, and I listen with a critical ear. I was a music major at the university many decades ago. I majored in voice performance and music theory.
I've often been moved to tears of joyous rapture listening to some of the finest vocalists and instrumentalists ~ all Mexicans. But the most exciting thing is to see how many locals show up at the concerts. The symphony is big here. I love that. more ...
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