Mexico has it all: vast cactus-strewn deserts, jungles dotted with ancient ruined pyramids, grand colonial cities and gorgeous Pacific and Caribbean coastlines. The richly varied culinary scene reflects a beguiling blend of Spanish and indigenous traditions, while vibrant markets supply perhaps the brightest and boldest crafts in the world. Use our map of Mexico to plan your journey to find the tastiest tacos, the most inspirational Rivera murals, the coolest tequila bars and the most challenging treks.
Mexico is rich in history; explore the tribal Oaxacan highlands; admire the Bonampak murals; or take in the cave art of Baja California, before heading to its beaches to spot whales. Whether you choose to explore the Zócalo in Mexico City or party on the long beaches of Caribbean coastline on the Riviera Maya, you’ll find plenty to see and do in Mexico.
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