One of the most ideal places to travel. The history of this state has more than three thousand years. It is here that the rich spiritual and cultural heritage of the powerful civilizations of the Maya, Aztec and Olmec is concentrated. It is bright and distinctive culture, beautiful beaches, many of which are in the top list of the best in the world, lush tropical nature, interesting cuisine, which has gained worldwide popularity.
Mexico not only meet all the brightest expectations of tourists, but also is able to surprise with new and unexpected discoveries.
Capital: Mexico City
Largest cities: Mexico City, Guadalajara, Monterrey, Puebla
Official language: English, Spanish
Area: 1,972,550 sq km
Population: 120,286,655 people.
Currency: Mexican peso
LEISURE AND ENTERTAINMENT, PLACES OF INTEREST
Mexico is usually associated with bright sombreros, cacti, tequila, funny Mexicans. And having gone to study this extraordinary country, you can learn about it many more unique and interesting things.
The capital of Mexico City - is one of the most populated cities in the world. In the National Anthropological Museum of Mexico City you can learn about the origin and history of the ancient pre-Hispanic civilizations. And on one of the largest squares in the world, the Constitution Square in Mexico City, you can visit the Cathedral, see the Presidential Palace.
Cities, which have preserved monuments and evidence of the existence of ancient civilizations in Mexico are many, and most of them are located near Mexico City. These are Teotiukan with Pyramid of the Sun, Moon and other attractions, it is Xochimilco with floating islands, this is Cuernavaca, which includes attractions of all time. The city of Puebla it is worth visiting to taste Mexican cuisine and see the huge number of cultural monuments of UNESCO, and that is as many as 5000 buildings. Tepoztlan is famous for a special energy and the stunning scenery, the people of Mexico come here for the weekend.
In northern Mexico, the sacred city and capital of the Maya is located, one of the most famous archaeological sites in the Yucatan state once existing - the city of Chichen Itza. This stunning city temple was built in accordance with the sacred beliefs of the Indians and the position of the planets and stars.
The list of cities with the unique pyramids, architectural landmarks, mystical legends and rituals organized to this day, left by the Mayan tribes, is not limited to a number of cities listed above. On the contrary, we would like to add to it Taxco, Tepoztlan, Tula, Palenque, Cholula, San Miguel de Allende and others. Only traveling across the country, from city to city, you can learn a lot about Mexico, because every city and town keeps the features inherent only to him.
Beautiful nature of Mexico offers great opportunities for eco-tourism, in the country there are 58 national parks and biosphere reserves. And thanks to the fact that in the Yucatan region there is the second largest world's (after Australia) Great Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, the journey to Mexico is a place, included in the category of "Mecca" of divers around the world.
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