Exploring parque Tezozómoc in Mexico City

In the North Western part of Mexico City we can find the beautiful park of Tezozómoc, around 30 minutes from the historic city center. Looking for an oasis in Mexico City? Explore Parque Tezozómoc, ideally early Sunday, and you might have the place almost for yourself. Enjoy nature, have a nice walk around the lakeContinue reading “Exploring parque Tezozómoc in Mexico City”

Exploring Cerro de la Estrella archeological site

In the Southern part of Mexico City we can find Cerro de La Estrella, 1 of the 5 archeological sites in Mexico City, around 40 minutes from the historic city center. Cerro de la Estrella archeological site and national park, on a clear day, has one of the best 360 views all over Mexico City,Continue reading “Exploring Cerro de la Estrella archeological site”

Exploring Cuicuilco archeological site in Mexico City

In the Southern part of Mexico City we can find 1 of the 5 archeological sites in Mexico City, around 30 minutes from the historic city center. Cuicuilco is an important archaeological site located on the southern shore of the Lake Texcoco in the southeastern Valley of Mexico, in what is today the borough ofContinue reading “Exploring Cuicuilco archeological site in Mexico City”

Exploring prehispanic monuments in Chapultepec Park in Mexico City

In the Western part of Mexico City we can find the amazing Chapultepec Park, around 30 minutes from the historic city center. Parque Chapultepec is 2 times larger as Central Park in New York City. There is enough to do for multiple walks, but an interesting route is Chapultepec Prehispanico. With a focus on Mexico´sContinue reading “Exploring prehispanic monuments in Chapultepec Park in Mexico City”

Hiking parque ejidal San Nicolas Totolapan park in Mexico City

In the Southern part of Mexico City we can find the amazing Parque Ejidal San Nicolas Totolapan, in the national park Ajusco, around 45 minutes from the historic city center. The San Nicolás Totolapan Ejidal Park was inaugurated in 1998, it is a natural reserve of approximately 2,300 hectares of temperate forest; it is theContinue reading “Hiking parque ejidal San Nicolas Totolapan park in Mexico City”

Hiking Los Dinamos national park in Mexico City

In the Southern part of Mexico City we can find the national park Los Dinamos, around 45 minutes from the historic city center. THIS IS ALSO MEXICO CITY . When in Mexico City, don´t miss to explore Los Dinamos, one of the 8 National Parks of Mexico City. Los Dinamos has 2429 hectares of forests,Continue reading “Hiking Los Dinamos national park in Mexico City”

Safe options for exploring Mexico City during Covid-19

Most people don´t know that Mexico City is only 49% urbanized. The other 51% still consists of beautiful green areas, were we can explore amongst others 5 national parks, Chapultepec park that is 2 times the size of Central Park, 5 archeological sites and the Unesco world heritage site of Xochimilco, that has much moreContinue reading “Safe options for exploring Mexico City during Covid-19”

Hiking the Teuhtli volcano in Mexico City

In the Southern part of Mexico City we can find the amazing Teuhtli volcano, South of the famous channels and chinampas of Xochimilco, around 1 hour 30 minutes from the historic city center. The Teuhtli volcano (in Nahuatl: venerable lord) is an extinct Hawaiian type volcano. Which means that its diameter is much greater thanContinue reading “Hiking the Teuhtli volcano in Mexico City”

Hiking the Xitle volcano in Mexico City

In the Southern part of Mexico City we can find the amazing Xitle volcano, in the national park Ajusco, around 1 hour from the historic city center. Walking up, in and around the crater of an extinct volcano? INSIDE Mexico City? At 3107 meters / 10194 feet ? Welcome to the Xitle volcano! Located inContinue reading “Hiking the Xitle volcano in Mexico City”

Walking tours in Mexico City – With Aztec Explorers

Top 11 of our 25 walking tours: Historic City Center – Highlights Historic City Center – Hidden Jewels Colonia Roma y Romita (Barrio Mágico) Colonia Condesa (Barrio Mágico) Colonia San Angel (Barrio Mágico) Colonia Coyoacan (Barrio Mágico) Colonia Santa Maria Rivera (Barrio Mágico) Colonia Zona Rosa (Barrio Mágico) Colonia Tlalpan (Barrio Mágico) Colonia Iztacalco (BarrioContinue reading “Walking tours in Mexico City – With Aztec Explorers”