Topics :: Mexico City

Coahuila First Mexican State to Legalize Gay Marriage

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Sep 3, 2014
On Monday, September 1, Coahuila became the first Mexican state to approve gay marriage through its legislature.

Foreign Tourism to Mexico Grows

Saturday Aug 16, 2014
Mexico's central bank says the country's international tourism grew 19.6 percent in the first six months of 2014, compared to the same period last year.

Romance Week: Mexico City Sights

By Kelsy Chauvin | Wednesday Mar 12, 2014
Home to an astounding population of nearly 20 million people in its greater metropolitan area, Mexico City is something to see. The capital city has a notably large LGBT community, and hosts the country’s biggest Pride parade every June.

Mexico City Gets a Makeover

By Adriana Gomez Licon | Tuesday Jan 15, 2013
Mexico City’s government is trying to transform one of the world’s largest cities by beautifying public spaces, parks and monuments buried beneath a sea of honking cars, street hawkers, billboards and grime following decades of dizzying urban growth.

The Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit: Good for Nothing

By David Perry | Thursday Dec 20, 2012
You know those vacation spots where everything beckons: places to go, people to meet, things to keep you busy morning, noon and night? Yeah, I hate those places.

Five Free Things to Do in Mexico City

By MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN | Tuesday Dec 18, 2012
This time of year, Mexico City makes a good jumping-off destination for travelers heading to sunny beaches for winter getaways.

Mexico City’s Ravishing Renaissance

By Ivan Quintanilla | Sunday Nov 11, 2012
Big and gritty and complex and glamorous, Mexico City defies categorization. El Distrito Federal or DF, as the city is commonly called, is far more nuanced than many of the country’s famous resort towns, where the tourism bubble stays easily intact.

New Fusion Cuisine Flourishes in Baja California

By OMAR MILLAN | Friday Nov 9, 2012
Until recently, Baja California’s culinary contribution to the world amounted to the Caesar salad, a dish hardly associated with Mexican food. Beyond that, this long, thin peninsula was known more for its Chinese food and pizza.

Mexico’s Haute Dining Destination Hosts Gourmet Food Festival

Tuesday Oct 9, 2012
Celebrating its 18th year, the Festival Gourmet International returns on November 8th - 18th to tempt the taste buds of hundreds of foodies who will gather in Riviera Nayarit, Tepic and Puerto Vallarta for this international gourmet event.

Star Chefs Turn to Mexican Haute Cuisine

By ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON | Thursday Sep 13, 2012
Christopher Kostow, whose restaurant in Napa Valley has three Michelin stars, wanted to sample the diversity of the country’s ingredients: gray oysters from Baja California, lychee-like hairy rambutan from southern Chiapas, and bags of red flying ants.