Officially known as Plaza de la Constitución, it's Mexico, a beautiful and unique country. One of the biggest countries in Latin America, Mexico spreads over a large area of 758,400 square miles stretching from the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico to the Pacific ocean, so there’s a lot of things to do in Mexico and a diversity of cultures, climates, landscapes, cuisines, and lifestyles.
Moreover, Mexico features a huge number of shopping malls providing you with all you need at low prices which will make your family’s trip a wonderful shopping spree.
The best time to visit Mexico and who can visit it?
The optimum time to visit Mexico is between December and April and the coolest months are from December to February.
Mexico is a fantastic, beautiful and a must-visit country, very suitable for anyone to spend their vacation. You can visit Mexico alone or with your partner or even with your family because Mexico’s landscapes and the features’ attractions are suitable for all types of travelers.
Things to do in Mexico
One of the most important things to do in Mexico is to visit Mexico City, the capital of Mexico.
You can visit the Metropolitan Cathedral, the largest and the oldest cathedral in all of Latin America. You will see the historical architecture and the beauty of ancient art as it comprises many prized works of arts from the colonial era with a variety of artistic styles.
Also, a sound and light show called the voice of the Cathedral is available. It is an exciting show that allows visitors to know more about the history of the cathedral and enjoy watching all the artworks there.
You can also pay a visit to The national museum of anthropology that holds artifacts from Mexico's pre-Columbian era, from about 100 B.C. to A.D. 1521. The artworks in this museum, include the famous Piedra del Sol and the iconic Aztec calendar Stone, as well as the famous 16th-century statue of Xochipilli, the Aztec god of art, games, beauty, dance, and maize (among others). The museum offers a look at how traditions, cultures, and life were formed in all regions of Mexico.
This museum is one of the largest and most visited tourist destinations in Mexico. It is so extensive that many travelers choose to spend the whole day exploring the many collections and exhibits.
The palace of the fine arts is considered the cultural center of the city of Mexico, the exterior part of the palace showcases the nouveau and style architecture, while the interior design of the palace consists of marble floors and vaulted glass windows. Most of the travelers to Mexico say that the palace is one of the most beautiful sights you will see in the city of Mexico.
Activities in Mexico
One of the best things to do in Mexico is riding “El-chepe” which is one of the world’s greatest railway journeys, this train tours through the foothills of the Sierra Madre, climbing into the forests and crossing rivers on high bridges.
If you are looking for more things to do in Mexico you can visit the sleeping lady volcano, El-Castillo pyramid, or watch the Chiapas animal, or go diving in Cozumel, you can also eat Tacos which is the local dish in Mexico.