6 Amazing Mexico City Pictures

6 Amazing Mexico City Pictures


Mexico City is an enormous place and is the main gate to Mexico. There are always interesting stories to tell about this metropolis and there are amazing sites you should visit at least once in your life.

Since the Benito Juarez International Airport is the busiest one in the country and a new one is being building at this moment that will increase significantly the number of flights. Mexico City is also known as the City of Palaces and has the largest number of museums in the world.

The Cathedral and Zocalo

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By Jeff KramerFlickr: Cathedral, CC BY 2.0, Link

The very heart of the city and where the famous Grito takes place every September 15, when Mexicans celebrate their Independence.

The Soumaya Museum

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By RaystormxcOwn work, CC BY-SA 3.0, Link

A private museum owned by Carlos Slim, one of the wealthiest business men in the world. It houses hundreds of art pieces and paintings.

UNAM

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By Maximiliano Monterrubio – originally posted to Flickr as Biblioteca Central, CC BY 2.0, Link

The iconic library is also enlisted as a World Heritage Site due to the impressive mural painting by Juan O’Gorman.

Caballito Statue

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Carmart~commonswiki assumed (based on copyright claims). Own work assumed (based on copyright claims)., CC BY-SA 2.5, Link

An icon in Mexico City. Currently under restoration, this statue is located between the MUNAL (National Museum of Art) and the Mineria Palace in the Historic Downtown.

Xochimilco

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You must visit the Xochimilco channels at least once in your life. Experience sailing in a trajinera while you eat delicious typical food and drink a shot of tequila.

Moorish Kiosco

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Maurice Marcellin~commonswiki assumed (based on copyright claims). Own work assumed (based on copyright claims)., CC BY-SA 3.0, Enlace

This beautiful place is in a neighborhood called Santa Maria La Ribera. If you want to take a closer look, watch the film Cantinflas tributing the acclaimed Mexican comedian.

Want more? We will show you more about this amazing city and its culture very soon!


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