Exploring Popocatépetl and Ixtaccíhuatl National Park

Photo: Edwin Morales Clear days in Mexico City are measured by one’s ability to see the surrounding snowcapped mountains and peaks. Rumblings Outside the Capital The most impressive of mountains seen from Mexico City are the twin volcanoes, Popocatépetl and Ixtaccíhuatl, also known as ‘Smoking Mountain’ (5,452 meters) and ‘The Sleeping Woman’ (5,286 meters), respectively. The last …

Bastón de Mando Indígena = Indigenous Staff of Command

Screenshot: Milenio Mexico City – News and videos from the December 1, 2018 inauguration of Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador. President López Obrador was presented with an Indigenous staff of command (“Bastón de Mando Indígena”). Notable – this is the first presidency to be purified with an Indigenous cleansing ceremony, particularly powerful as it …

Mexico’s Monarch Butterfly Sanctuaries

Photo: Marlene Ehrenberg, Monarch Butterflies Updating for 2018. Suggestions are welcome. Mexico – The country’s most visited protected area showcases a natural marvel and mark your calendar — butterfly season lasts from November to March. Sanctuaries in the states of Mexico and Michoacan open their tourist services to the public from November to March. These …

Rincón Colorado, Coahuila

Rincón Colorado, Coahuila Elsewhere on the Web http://sedeturcoahuila.gob.mx/inicio/?p=223 Video Headlines http://www.milenio.com/estados/rincon-colorado-coahuila-vuelve-zona-paleontologica https://www.eleconomista.com.mx/arteseideas/Rincon-Colorado-tras-las-huellas-del-Cretacico-20160306-0063.html Planeta.com Coahuila Wild México

Mexico Links

Mexico flag Links related to Mexico in a mostly random fashion: 2018 Government – New Links @GobiernoMX México = el ombligo de la luna México: ¿por qué el ombligo de la luna? The word Mēxihco has been the subject of numerous versions about its meaning. The most accepted is the one that divides the word …

Ayuuk = Mixe

Indigenous Peoples Features Ayuuk Vocabulary from Santa María Ocotepec Apps Kumuntoon Videos Soundcloud Embedded Tweets “La solidaridad se hace más visible cuando sucede alguna desgracia” Este año las afectaciones en la region mixe son aun mayores que el año pasado ☹️ #ayuuk #mixe #ayuujk #oaxaca #oaxacamexico #lenguasindígenas pic.twitter.com/4waHyXhesZ — kumoontun (@kumoontun) October 23, 2018 Planeta.com …

Cuarta Transformación

Buzzwords Cuarta Transformación = Fourth Transformation Hashtag: #CuartaTransformación Mexico – President Andrés Manuel López Obrador campaigned for a “fourth transformation” in Mexico’s history, following its 1810 independence, the 1854-1857 liberalizing reforms implemented by then-President Benito Juárez, and the 1910-1920 Revolution. Embedded Tweets Inicia la cuarta transformación de la vida pública de México. Empeño mi palabra: …

Mexico City Airport

Photo: Mexico by plane News about airport(s) in Mexico City: Key Links http://www.aeropuerto.gob.mx https://datos.gob.mx/nuevoaeropuerto https://www.facebook.com/NvoAeropuertoMx https://twitter.com/nvoaeropuertomx Headlines Mexico’s incoming president halts an airport project, and pays a price – Economist NAIM: el informe de Luege que tiraron a la basura Calderón y Peña – Proceso mexicans-vote-to-cancel-13-3-billion-mexico-city-airport-project-1540789177 mexico-city-airport-threatens-to-turn-into-investor-standoff airport-technology.com/news/mexico-city-airport-scrap Videos Tweets La junta del Consejo de …

Náhuatl

Poster Náhuatl is a language of the Uto-Aztecan language family. Varieties of Náhuatl are spoken by an estimated 1.5 million Nahua peoples, most of whom live in central Mexico. Elsewhere on the Web Náhuatl – whp.uoregon.edu La revista Tonelhuayo es un foro de divulgación de la escritura y la cultura nahua. Tonelhuayo magazine is a …