World’s 2nd biggest city
Mexico City; the second biggest city in the world, therefore a thousand places to visit and have fun! Mexico is well known for its amazing food and tequila. When visiting Mexico City there are places where you -must- go, such as El Castillo de Chapultepec. It was a home of the Mexican Royalty. It is placed above the hill where you can enjoy
Right before the castle, you can find the National Museum of Anthropology and History of Mexico. This museum contains very significant pieces from Mexico’s pre-Columbian heritage such as the Stone of the Sun, also knows as the Aztec Calendar Stone.
When visiting Mexico City you can’t miss your trip around Xochimilco. Here you can enjoy a trip in the colorful Gondolas in the Mexican canals while enjoying the typical food, artisans and Mariachi floating by. The environment is very festive, full of colors and of course, Mariachi and Tequila. You can also visit Xochimilco at night, where you can enjoy a more quiet trip while listening to the local horror stories and visiting the haunted dolls island.
Mexico City’s downtown is very vivid. You will always find a lot of people on the streets. Here you can enjoy the local Art and architecture. Walk the main street of Reforma until the statue of The Angel, the emblematic symbol of Mexico City. If you are lucky enough you can find some days that the main street is closed for cars, so that gives you the freedom to enjoy the big buildings of downtown right in the middle of the street. Also, perfect if you’re having a ride in bicycle in the city.
La Condesa is a great place to grab something to eat. Full of colors, restaurants, boutiques, and bars. La Condesa is known for its stylish sidewalks cafes. Number one fans? Hipsters! At night the streets fill up with younger vibes. Plenty people come to visit the chic bars and enjoy tasty cocktails, or the well known “Caballitos” de Tequila or Mezcal (shots).
One of the most iconic symbols of Mexico
The pyramid of the Sun is very impressive. It is one of the tallest in Mesoamerica. And as for today is still possible to climb it, so take your sneakers and prepare to enjoy the 238 steps of the pyramid. Once at the top you will enjoy the amazing panoramic view which contains the pyramid of the moon and the ancient city of Teotihuacan. Coming down the pyramid you’ll be ready to have a typical