Category: Holidays

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Celebrating Navidad in Southern Mexico

December 10, 2019 by

Celebrating Navidad in Southern Mexico... If you’re planning on taking a vacation to Mexico for Christmas, you’re in for a treat, because this country hosts fun festivities for nearly a whole month! The Christmas season here basically begins on December 12 and doesn’t end until January 6, giving you plenty of time to celebrate with family and locals alike. Here’s... Read More »

How Is Easter Celebrated in Mexico?

March 20, 2018 by

How Is Easter Celebrated in... Easter is perhaps the most important day of the year for Christians all over the world. In Mexico, nearly the entire population is Christian, with 83 percent identifying as Roman Catholic and another 10 percent identifying as another Christian denomination. As a result, there is a rich culture of Easter traditions and celebrations. Easter, or... Read More »

What are the Top New Year's Destinations in Mexico?

December 27, 2017 by

What are the Top New... While our neighbor to the south is no stranger to throwing a party, some places in Mexico are ideally suited for celebrating this momentous occasion, whether you're planning a romantic getaway for two or bringing the whole family along. Monterrey Nestled at the foot of Cerro de la Silla, a giant jagged mountain, Monterrey is... Read More »

10 Things You May Not Know About Day of the Dead

October 31, 2017 by

10 Things You May Not... Happy Halloween! Halloween is a big day in the US, but even bigger are the celebrations that take place this week in Mexico during the Day of the Dead, or Día de los Muertos. Fiestas, parades, food, processions, etc. take place as Mexicans (and many Latin American countries) celebrate deceased loved ones. Do you think... Read More »

Constitution Day in Mexico - 100 Years!

February 4, 2017 by

Constitution Day in Mexico -... Constitution Day in Mexico celebrates Mexico’s Constitution, Constitución Política de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos. Approved by the Mexican Congress on February 5, 1917. This year is especially important since it is the 100-year or centennial anniversary! The Mexican Revolution began on November 20, 1910. A very violent and costly fight, the revolution took the lives... Read More »

The 4 Best Places Spend Christmas in Northern Baja

December 12, 2016 by

The 4 Best Places Spend... A Christmas getaway to Northern Baja, Mexico, is sure to create memories you'll not soon forget. If you wish to stay close to the border during the holidays, keep these great destinations in mind. Northern Baja, Mexico, borders the U.S. state of California and features beautiful beaches and majestic deserts. This serene and picturesque region... Read More »

The Best Places to Celebrate Christmas in Sonora

November 30, 2016 by

The Best Places to Celebrate... There's so much to experience during the Christmas holiday in the state of Sonora, Mexico. Here are some of the best. Sonora, Mexico has a deep, rich Christmas culture that's celebrated with community events and annual parades. It kicks off with the Festival of the Virgin of Guadalupe on December 12 and continues with the... Read More »