"Mexican medley" Top 5 Page for this destination Mexico by TheWanderingCamel

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Three faces of Mexico - photo: leyle

No matter whether you're a first-time tourist, a regular visitor or someone who calls Mexico home, the spirit of the country is so infectious, the warmth and character so appealing, the culture so intriguing and complex, it would be a hard heart indeed that could leave and not leave more than a little behind.

We'll bring you both an insider's (Khadi) and a visitor's (leyle) view of just a small part of the pleasures that Mexico can offer - beloved customs, fabulous sights, treasured moments. It's a big country, with many different regions, many diverse aspects, a long and complicated history and present - a lifetime and more's worth of study and experience would still leave places unvisited, present-day problems stil posed and the mysteries of long-lost civilizations unsolved.

A page like this can't possibly be more than a taster, a mere spoonful of a flavoursome dish such as a Oaxacan mole negro where 30 and more ingredients - some quite unexpected - combine to make a delicious sauce full of subtle and spicy flavours - and that's just one of the several dishes on the menu.

So it is with Mexico - a pot full of a wonderfully rich and spicy stew just waiting for you to ladle out a plateful of unforgettable morsels for yourself.

These Mexican reviews and photos were posted by both leyle and khadi. Please see our Homepage re photo use.

  • Last visit to Mexico: Oct 2007
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • MalenaN's Profile Photo
    Jan 4, 2009 at 11:03 AM

    I enjoyed reading these tips of Mexico, and feel I want to go back one day very soon. I haven't been there since 1990 and it is absolutly to long ago!

  • Nov 7, 2007 at 3:59 PM

    this is a truly brilliant page, such descriptions, almost makes me feel i am there! thanks to leyle and khadi for sharing the wonders of mexico with us!

  • SLLiew's Profile Photo
    Nov 2, 2007 at 6:25 PM

    Wow... great overview of Mexico. Exceptional sight-seeing site and local custom tips. Well done.

  • hindu1936's Profile Photo
    Oct 30, 2007 at 7:49 AM

    Thanks again for your always welcome tips and descriptions. Do you do this for a living?

  • mvtouring's Profile Photo
    Oct 25, 2007 at 10:16 PM

    You have put a lot of work into this page, nothing unusual for you actually thanks ;-)

  • Pawtuxet's Profile Photo
    Nov 9, 2006 at 4:18 PM

    Wonderful images and color! We enjoyoed Day of the Dead parties here in RI this year. Poland, Peru, many other countries have All Souls Day to remember their ancestors. Love the tradition.

  • OneDolphin's Profile Photo
    Sep 13, 2006 at 2:15 AM

    Thanks for the welcome. I found your tips on Mexico very interesting. My next trip will include a day tour to Tijuana and the safety tips were most welcome.

  • Aafia's Profile Photo
    May 21, 2006 at 2:25 PM

    Thanks for your comments on my Progreso pages. It sounds like you are interested in Mexican culture, if so, you must go to the Yucatan peninsula and learn about the Mayan culture.It is fascinating and the friendly Mayans are so eager to share it with you.

  • budapest8's Profile Photo
    May 16, 2006 at 7:20 AM

    Now sing after me "Oh fatherland Your forehead shall be girded with olive garlands," Greta pics and info......bet the Mexican Day of the dead more fun than the hungarian one! Tim

  • VeronicaG's Profile Photo
    May 16, 2006 at 7:01 AM

    Your photos and descriptions make me want to schedule a trip to Mexico today--so much to see and experience!

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