Mexico is home to the world's largest pyramid and North America’s oldest University. Whether you're looking for beautiful beaches, fascinating history, or delicious food, you can find it all in Mexico. The official languages of Mexico are Spanish and Mixtec, and its capital is Mexico City. The currency is the Mexican Peso. 1 USD equals 20 Mexican pesos.
One of the best things about Mexico is that there's something for everyone. Whether traveling in a group or on your own, you're sure to find plenty of activities and attractions to keep you entertained.
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To experience the country's vibrant nightlife and explore its colonial architecture, the best time to visit Mexico is during the fall or winter. However, spring or summer is probably better if travelers are more interested in escaping the cold weather and enjoying the sun and sand.
One of the most vibrant cities in Baja California Sur is Cabo San Lucas, a destination that has managed to reinvent itself and keep up with the tastes of travelers who schedule their flights in search of comfortable stays, first-class cuisine, as well as adventure and fun in every beach or desert attraction. To get to know Cabo San Lucas in depth, it is necessary to know that it is divided into three main areas. Those who seek tranquility are better off heading east to San Jose del Cabo, to free themselves from stress thanks to its essence of an authentic Mexican town that blends harmoniously with the Art District located in the Historic Centre and la nueva Marina. One of the most visited and popular places is undoubtedly Los Cabos, the quintessential vacation destination of Hollywood stars, it is surrounded by deserts, heavenly beaches, luxury resorts, golf courses, a wide range of entertainment activities and multiple shopping options. Besides, you will not want to miss practicing golf in one of its world-renowned courses, setting up an afternoon of shopping in its exclusive malls or spending a sensational night in the vibrant atmosphere of its bars. Returning your attention to the sea, you will be able to practice multiple aquatic activities such as sport fishing in the also called “ Capital del Marlín”, whale watching or visiting “El arco”, the emblematic site of Cabo San Lucas.
The tourist destination that everyone talks about. Its beautiful scenery framed by white sand beaches and turquoise sea; its extension and biodiversity in its reefs, lagoons, cenotes and forest; its ancestral Mayan culture wealth; its great air and ground transportation connectivity and; its highest level hotel infrastructure have positioned Cancún, Quintana Roo, as the most awarded Mexican tourist destination in the world and as a leader city in Latin America. When talking about Cancún, it's impossible to avoid its beaches, which are mainly located along the Kukulkan Boulevard in the Hotel Zone. If you travel with children, elderly people, or in the case that you can´t swim very well, we suggest you choose a hotel located between kilometers 3 to 8.5. In those specific beaches, ocean waves are soft as they are located in front of Isla Mujeres which allows the formation of a bay called Bahía de Isla Mujeres. Besides having the best beaches in the world, you can enjoy exciting water activities in Cancún such as diving, snorkeling, kayaking, sailing on a Catamaran or speed boat, flyboarding, windsurfing and paddle boarding in the Caribbean Sea or the Nichupte Lagoon. Both immense water bodies frame the scenery. It is not possible to have vacation time in Cancún without being caught by its nightlife, which flows in clubs where international DJs and acrobatic performances can be found. In addition, fun can go beyond the shore and you can enjoy parties on board a Pirate boat or on a trajinera.
The Caribbean sea is completely fascinating. The turquoise of its waters and its transparency will make you fall in love of this scene. A snorkeler's paradise, you will be remised to miss this treasure. To get there you will have to take a flight to Cancún and then, take the ferry to this enchanted place. The island has incomparable views, in and outside the water. It is one of the favorite destinations for doing snorkel thanks to the fact that it is part of the second largest reef barrier in the world.
In Huatulco you will find 36 beaches of golden sand and a tropical climate almost all year round that allows you to carry out activities such as: kayak excursions, sailing on a catamaran, snorkeling and scuba diving to immerse yourself in the wrecks of sunken ships or appreciate the reef, as well as expeditions to waterfalls and horseback riding. Don't miss the sunrise at Bahia Conejos; the sky is painted orange and purple! The scene is so spectacular that the locals tend to gather on the beach to welcome the first day of the year.
In the state of Nayarit great adventures await you among natural wonders, beautiful beaches, islands, lagoons and mountainous regions. It is located in the western region of the country, limited to the north with Durango and Sinaloa and to the south with Jalisco. Discover its wide variety of attractions that have made it popular among travelers from all over the world. Enjoy nature and the sun on its incredible beaches, visit Punta de Mita, Bucerías, Flamingos, Corral del Risco, Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Jarretaderas, El Anclote, Litibú and San Pancho. The Pueblo Mágico (Magical Town) of Sayulita is the favorite destination for surfers looking for the best waves and a relaxed atmosphere. This is also a good starting point to get to the “playa del amor” (love beach) at the Parque Nacional Islas Marietas (Islas Marietas National Park). Another one of the Pueblos Mágicos (Magical Towns) of Nayarit is Jala, where you can discover the El Salto waterfall, practice ecotourism around the Ceboruco volcano and admire the historic buildings of the region. Compostela, also a Pueblo Mágico (Magical Town), it will captivate you with its beautiful streets and colonial buildings such as the Templo de la Misericordia de San Santiago Apóstol (Temple of Mercy of San Santiago Apóstol) and La Hacienda Miravalles (Miravalles Hacienda, which dates back to the 16th century. Nayarit is a wonderful holiday destination, its traditions, culture and attractions will make you fall in love with it.