Experience the drama of mariachi music in Mexico’s second-largest city, the capital of Jalisco.
Visit a tequila distillery and, more importantly, sample the legendary spirit in a café on the town’s plaza.
Take in the cascading waterfalls and lush surroundings of the Parque Nacional Eduardo Ruíz.
Hike through an unearthly landscape of lava fields to climb up this still-active volcano.
5 Lago de Pátzcuaro
One of the best places in Mexico for seeing the spectacular and moving Day of the Dead celebrations on the country’s most beautiful lake.
Enjoy dulces, wine and classical music in one of the cafés overlooking the central plaza of this wonderful old colonial city.
7 Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary
See the millions of brightly coloured migratory butterflies which in winter blanket the fir trees around Angangueo.