Tourism in Mexico News - January 2023

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More than 107 million tourists flew over Mexico in 2022

Mexico had a fantastic year for tourism in 2022. Over 107 million tourists flew into the country, which is a new record for Mexico. This number of tourists visiting Mexico has had a significant impact on the local economy and has been great for local businesses. This growth in tourism is expected to continue, and Mexico is gearing up for an even busier year in 2023.… Read More

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Veracruz
Veracruz

Discovery in La Pastora could attract tourism in Veracruz

A recent discovery in La Pastora, Veracruz could bring in a surge of tourists to the area. The discovery of a large indigenous settlement from the classic period of the Mesoamerican era has sparked interest among historians, archaeologists, and cultural enthusiasts alike. The settlement, which dates back to between 400 and 600 AD, is believed to have been inhabited by the Totonac people. … Read More

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San Luis Potosí
San Luis Potosí

Sectur and San Luis Potosí announce important investments and projects to boost tourism in the entity

The Secretariat of Tourism (SECTUR) and the state of San Luis Potosi have announced a number of significant investments and projects aimed at boosting tourism in the region. The state is located in north-central Mexico and is known for its rich history, diverse landscape, and cultural heritage. With the aim of promoting the region’s tourism potential, both organizations have come together to create several new initiatives.… Read More

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Riviera Maya, Quintana Roo
Quintana Roo

The Mayan Portal of Playa del Carmen is proposed to be part of the Tangible Material Heritage of Quintana Roo

The Portal Maya in Playa del Carmen is proposed to be a part of the tangible heritage of Quintana Roo. This is great news for all those who are passionate about history, culture and archaeology, as it will be a recognition of the importance of this place for the state and for Mexico. The Portal Maya is a complex of underground caves and cenotes located in the heart of Playa del Carmen, which has been a place of pilgrimage for the Mayan people for thousands of years. … Read More

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Hidalgo
Hidalgo

First National Enduro Championship in the most magical Magic Town, Mineral Del Chico

The first national enduro championship has finally arrived in Mexico’s most magical town, Mineral del Chico. This exciting event has been highly anticipated by thrill-seekers and adventure enthusiasts alike, and is set to be one of the highlights of the year. Mineral del Chico is renowned for its breathtaking scenery and natural beauty, making it the perfect location for this adrenaline-fueled competition. … Read More

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Chihuahua
Chihuahua

More than 400 tourists nominated Parque Aventura for the “100 Must-Sees in Mexico” contest

Recently, more than 400 tourists nominated the Adventure Park for the “100 Must-See Attractions in Mexico” contest. The Adventure Park is located in Chihuahua and offers a unique and exciting experience for visitors. The park features a range of activities, including zip-lining, rappelling, rock climbing, and more. With its scenic views and challenging obstacles, the Adventure Park has quickly become a popular destination for thrill-seekers and nature lovers alike.… Read More

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Sonora
Sonora

“Desierto de Sonora Beer Fest” in Hermosillo this February 11

The Sonora Desert Beer Festival 2023 has been officially announced and it promises to be a fantastic event. The festival will take place in Hermosillo, Mexico, and will bring together some of the best beer brands and local breweries. Beer enthusiasts can expect a wide variety of beer tastings, including craft beers and Mexican beers, as well as food stalls and live music. … Read More

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Mexico

Mexico, a destination of great interest for Spanish tourism with a high level of spending

Mexico is a destination that is attracting a lot of attention from Spanish high-end tourism. According to a recent study, Mexico is considered one of the most interesting destinations for Spanish tourists, and this is due to the variety of experiences that the country has to offer. From its breathtaking natural beauty to its rich cultural heritage, Mexico has something for everyone.… Read More

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Puebla
Puebla

Puebla is officially the Ibero-American Capital of Gastronomic Culture

Puebla has officially been named the Ibero-American Capital of Gastronomic Culture for 2023. This recognition is a major milestone for the city, which has long been known for its rich cultural heritage and culinary traditions. The award is part of the Ibero-American Cultural Capital program, which was established to promote the cultural heritage and traditions of Spanish-speaking countries.… Read More

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Tourist Attractions in México

Interesting Sites and Activities

Traditions in Mexico

It is practically impossible to make a meticulous, and above all, accurate selection of the places to visit in Mexico. Each place that our country houses is unique and beautiful in its own way. Mexico, with its nearly 2 million km², has a large number of scenarios to offer, as well as endless activities to do. Do not lose your way and enter the places to visit in Mexico. In Mexico, apart from the beaches and its famous archaeological sites, there are many other really interesting sites and activities that you should know. In the surroundings of the main cities you will find places full of culture and tradition, where you can spend relaxing, interesting and fun vacations. On your trip through Mexico you cannot stop obtaining souvenirs, the crafts that are made here are of the highest quality and recognized worldwide. A shopping tour cannot be missed.… Read More

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Archaeological Sites

Archaeological Sites

The Archaeological Zones are the cultural past of every Mexican. You will be amazed at the ambient, nature and the environment that surrounds them. Climbing to the top or being around it will take us back in time to admire every detail. México is a country of culture and traditions, many of which we have inherited from the pre-Hispanic inhabitants of this vast territory, although it is true that there were more settlements in the central and southern part of the country, it is also possible to find some archaeological remains in the north.
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Beaches in Mexico

Beaches

On the Beaches of Mexico you can immerse yourself in the intense blue ocean of the Pacific bays, sunbathe on the shore of the warm and transparent waves of the Caribbean Sea in Quintana Roo or even rest on the beautiful coasts of the Gulf of Mexico. Mexican beaches hide wonderful secrets for the traveler. By visiting them, in addition to enjoying the excellent climate and water activities, you can discover splendid archaeological sites and interesting colonial cities without traveling long distances.… Read More

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Magical Towns in Mexico

Magical Towns

A Magical Town is a place with symbols and legends, towns with history that in many cases have been the scene of transcendent events for our country, they are places that show the national identity in each of its corners, with a magic that emanates from its attractions ; visiting them is an opportunity to discover the charm of Mexico. The Magical Towns Program contributes to revalue a set of populations in the country that have always been in the collective imagination of the nation and that represent fresh and varied alternatives for national and foreign visitors. A town that through time and in the face of modernity, has conserved, valued and defended its historical, cultural and natural heritage; and manifests it in various expressions through its tangible and intangible heritage. A Magical Town is a town that has unique, symbolic attributes, authentic stories, transcendent events, everyday life, which means a great opportunity for tourist use, taking into account the motivations and needs of travelers.… Read More

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Capital Cities of Mexico

Capital Cities

Folklore, gastronomy, literary culture, art and exhibitions, is what you will find in the capitals of the states of Mexico. To the north, colonial Mexico, Puebla, Guadalajara, Guanajuato, the Sonoran desert and the California peninsula. To the east Veracruz and the gulf. To the west Acapulco, Oaxaca and Tuxtla Gutiérrez. And to the south the Riviera Maya and the pyramids of Chichén-Itzá, Tulúm and Cobá in Yucatán, Palenque in Chiapas, the cenotes, and the Central American jungles.… Read More

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States Of Mexico

States Of Mexico

Mexico has an incredible diversity of landscapes, where the beauty of its beaches, internationally recognized, stands out. In its vast territory of coasts, there are beaches of unparalleled beauty, and colorful landscapes. A large network of first-class hotels and tourist services is available to visitors to these beaches. Mexico is also mystical places, dotted with archaeological testimonies inherited from its original inhabitants. Monuments made by the Mayas, Aztecs and Toltecs are located in magical landscapes, like lighthouses in an ocean of natural beauty. They offer visitors buildings that tell their history, and museums that collect their cultural heritage. And that keep alive ancestral traditions, in ceremonies and festivals, where you can enjoy cultural activities and entertainment.… Read More

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Gastronomy of Puebla

Gastronomy

The Gastronomy of Mexico has a great diversity of typical dishes, which is why it was recognized by UNESCO as Intangible Heritage of Humanity. The basic and representative ingredients of Mexican dishes are: corn, coriander, chili, beans, piloncillo, nopal and tomato. Mexican cuisine is also characterized by its sauces, which serve as an accompaniment to traditional dishes, prepared based on spices.… Read More

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Ecotourism in Mexico

Ecotourism and Adventure

Mexico is one of the best countries for Ecotourism as it has a great variety of flora and fauna, as well as a large number of refuges for extraordinary species. You can enjoy recreational activities of appreciation and knowledge of nature through contact with it, such as: stargazing, observation of natural attractions, wildlife and bird watching. Throughout México there are more than 176 protected natural areas, 5 of them considered by UNESCO as Natural Heritage of Humanity. Just for this and much more, we believe that Mexico is a Paradise for Ecotourism.… Read More

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