Day trip to national park and volcanoes Izta Popo from Mexico City

At only 2.5 hours from Mexico City, you can find one of the most beautiful national parks in the world. Parque Nacional Izta Popo, with the active Popocatepetl volcano and the dormant Iztachihuatl volcano. Below a short guide, so you can explore the most beautiful parts of this large park (172 thousand hectares); declared asContinue reading “Day trip to national park and volcanoes Izta Popo from Mexico City”

Viaje de un día al parque nacional y volcanes Izta Popo desde la Ciudad de México

Click here for article in English A solo 2,5 horas de la Ciudad de México, puedes encontrar uno de los parques nacionales más hermosos del mundo: Parque Nacional Izta Popo, con el volcán activo Popocatepetl y el volcán inactivo Iztachihuatl. Abajo una breve guía, para que puedas explorar las partes más hermosas de este granContinue reading “Viaje de un día al parque nacional y volcanes Izta Popo desde la Ciudad de México”

Exploring the Sanctuaries of the Monarch butterflies (Day Trip, Excursion, tour, from Mexico City)

The annual migration of North America’s monarch butterfly is a unique and amazing phenomenon. The monarch is the only butterfly known to make a two-way migration as birds do. Unlike other butterflies that can overwinter as larvae, pupae, or even as adults in some species, monarchs cannot survive the cold winters of northern climates. UsingContinue reading “Exploring the Sanctuaries of the Monarch butterflies (Day Trip, Excursion, tour, from Mexico City)”

Day of the Dead / Día de los Muertos in México: meaning, origin and travel tips (Trip, Excursion, tour, from Mexico City)

Have you ever wondered why the Day of the Dead (Día de Muertos) is celebrated? This Mexican celebration teaches us that death is part of life and that we should celebrate it ! Note: in 2020, with Aztec Explorers, we have again prepared a couple of unique trips, to experience Día de Muertos the MexicanContinue reading “Day of the Dead / Día de los Muertos in México: meaning, origin and travel tips (Trip, Excursion, tour, from Mexico City)”

Free E-guides Mexico City and Mexico (Trip, Excursion, tour, from Mexico City)

Aztec Explorers welcomes you in Mexico City! Below your can download our free E-guides in PDF of Mexico City: Places to Explore inside Mexico City Tips on Transport within Mexico City Complete Mexico City Travel guide Download or open Free E-guide Mexico City – Places to Explore – 14 pages – In PDF Download orContinue reading “Free E-guides Mexico City and Mexico (Trip, Excursion, tour, from Mexico City)”

9 Excellent beach packages with flight, transfers and hotel

Hereby 9 excellent beach packages with flight, transfers and hotel; 8x in México and 1x in Cuba, selected by Azteca Travel Tours Art. After choosing your destination, you can choose your favorite hotel and other preferences (PDF file). Hotel Options – Cancun Hotel Options – Riviera Maya Hotel Options – Huatulco and Puerto Escondido HotelContinue reading “9 Excellent beach packages with flight, transfers and hotel”

E-guide: the main Mexican beach areas

Mexico has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world! In this guide you can find information about the main 8 Mexican beach areas, to find out what beach would be perfect for you. Below a map of the main Mexican beach areas plus the (driving) distances from Mexico City. 1. Veracruz (Tecolutla) –Continue reading “E-guide: the main Mexican beach areas”

7 (thousand!) benefits of being married with a Mexican(a)

When I arrived in Mexico City 10 years ago on a temporary asignment of 3 months, many prejudices about México quickly melted away like mid summer snow, while exploring the beauties of the beast. And when I met Lidia in my second month, I really felt inmediately in love with her and this amazing country;Continue reading “7 (thousand!) benefits of being married with a Mexican(a)”

Barrios Mágicos: 21 perfect reasons to visit Mexico City

Mexico City is much more than 1 big city. It feels much more like 21 little villages that grew together, but still have their historical hearts. A great way to explore the city and it´s hidden gems, is to visit little by little the 21 Barrios Mágicos of Mexico City. The Barrios Mágicos of MexicoContinue reading “Barrios Mágicos: 21 perfect reasons to visit Mexico City”

Travelling in Time – Exploring the Chinampas of Tláhuac – Mexico City

On Thursday the 29th of July 2018 we had an incredible experience, exploring the Chinampas of Tláhuac, Mexico City. It felt as if we travelled back in time, in the time that the Aztecs constructed the Chinampas, artificial islands; an important prehispanic agricultural system. On a small traditional canoa, we were floating through beautiful landscapes,Continue reading “Travelling in Time – Exploring the Chinampas of Tláhuac – Mexico City”