Short tourist guide to the Mexican culture

Short tourist guide to the Mexican culture

Mexico is an amazing and complex country with a multi-layered history that offers 1001 reasons to visit it. If you travel for the first time to Mexico be ready to meet the crowds of the big cities, more noise, bustle and poverty than you are used to see for example in the Western European countries. But don’t worry, Mexicans will gladly help you to feel at home in their country. You can learn a few Spanish phrases that will help you to socialize better with the locals. We propose you to... [ read more ]

Easter traditions in Mexico

Easter traditions in Mexico

Easter in Mexico is slightly different from the one celebrated in most Christian countries. It is a fusion of Christian rituals and native traditions. The Resurrection celebration lasts longer and it is a combination of two separate major holidays: Semana Santa and Pascua. The first refers to the whole Holy Week from Palm Sunday until Easter Saturday and Pascua is celebrating the period between Easter Sunday and next Saturday. We will present the most important Easter traditions in ... [ read more ]