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Video Tour of Chapultapec Castle Posted by on Jul 27, 2017

Video Tour of Chapultapec Castle

The beautiful Castillo de Chapultapec should be high on your list when visiting Mexico City. It has been a military college, observatory, and an imperial/presidential residence over the years. These days, it’s home to the Museo Nacional de Historia. It’s a fascinating place to visit, full of artifacts that spotlight Mexico’s culture and history. See what…

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Castillo de Chapultepec Posted by on Jul 25, 2017

In all of North America, there’s only one structure that can truly claim to be a castle – Castillo de Chapultepec (Chapultapec Castle). It’s located inside of Mexico City’s Chapultapec Park, and it’s the only castle on the continent to have actually housed royalty. Let’s explore this beautiful castle, starting with a bit of history. History…

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Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe Posted by on Jun 28, 2017

Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe

One of the most important sites in Catholicism is located in the outskirts of Mexico City. The Basílica de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe (Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe) is visited by millions of people every year and is a national shrine in Mexico. It’s actually the second most visited shrine in Catholicism, behind the Vatican. There’s…

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Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe Video Tour Posted by on Jun 21, 2017

Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe Video Tour

One of the most important pilgrimage sites in Catholicism is located just north of Mexico City. The Basílica de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe (Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe) attracts millions of visitors each year. It gets especially busy on December 12th, which is the Feast day for Our Lady of Guadalupe. Learn a bit…

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Teotihuacan Video Tour Posted by on May 17, 2017

Teotihuacan Video Tour

When visiting Mexico City, a great day trip you can take is to the ancient city of Teotihuacan. Once Mesoamerica’s greatest city, it’s home to the 3rd largest pyramid in the world and is one of the most popular places to visit in Mexico. While there are tons of tours operating to the temple, it’s possible…

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The Ancient City of Teotihuacan Posted by on May 10, 2017

When traveling in Mexico City, a day-trip out to the ancient city of Teotihuacán is a must. Also known as the Birthplace of the Gods, it was once one of the biggest cities in the world, extending its influence across the region and beyond. It’s also the most visited ancient site in all of Mexico, gaining…

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Streets, Beats & Eats – Mexico City Posted by on Apr 26, 2017

Streets, Beats & Eats - Mexico City

Mexico City is a fascinating place to explore. It’s full of museums, parks, churches, markets, and so much more. You could spend a lifetime here and not see it all. Unfortunately, most of us have to settle for a short visit. There’s a lot you can do there, even in just a day! Join us…

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