Exploring the firefly sanctuaries from Mexico City

One of the greatest encounters with nature, at only at 2 hours from Mexico City, is exploring one of the Firefly Sanctuaries at the foothills of the volcanoes of our majestic Mexico. Reserva de Luciérnagas is truly one of Mexico’s best hidden treasures and a perfect way to get off the beaten path while you’reContinue reading “Exploring the firefly sanctuaries 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)”

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”