Mexico News

Photo: Newspaper bike Mexico news = noticias de México Planeta.com has long focused on journalism and Mexico, having featured the work of local and foreign journalists covering the country. The following resources are traditional newspapers, magazines, and other dead-tree favorites and online portals that provide insights and help explain the past, present, and future of …

Mexico USA Borderlands Links

Image: Biodiversity Heritage Library Links related to the borderlands that connect Mexico and the USA presented in a chronological, then somewhat random fashion: Twitter @sandradibble @nogalesnews @borderzine @NADB_BDAN @ScubedStudio @RioGGuardian News fronterasdesk.org – Facebook – @fronterasdesk frontera.info – @fronterainfo 2019 Headlines The border shutdown was a reality show threat, but the border slowdown is real …

Mexico-USA Borderlands

Photo: Votive Quotes The border is more than geography. The border is a mindset. The farther you are, the scarier it seems. Here on the border it’s just home. – Alfredo Corchado @ajcorchado The border is more than geography. The border is a mindset. The farther you are, the scarier it seems. Here on the …

Oaxaca Tourism

Photo: Tule Tree Presenting Planeta.com’s guide to travel and tourism in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico Key Links sectur.oaxaca.gob.mx Prensa Facebook YouTube @SECTUR_GobOax Questions Are press conference statements and documents available online? Are press conferences available as videos? Facebook Mercados de Oaxaca La Cosecha Elsewhere on the Web nvinoticias.com/turismo Features Guelaguetza Exploring Oaxaca’s Markets Culinary …

Mexican Food outside of Mexico

Eat Mexican Food Planeta.com features restaurants, events focusing on Mexican food outside of Mexico. Suggestions welcome. Features A Linguist Walks Into a Mexican Restaurant – Edible Baja Arizona When We Fled Oaxaca, Albondigas Made Us Feel at Home Embedded Tweets Dear LA: We can’t take anymore of your awesomeness. Signed, the rest of America. https://t.co/K9uiSJUOfV …

Mexico Links

Mexico flag Links related to Mexico in a mostly random fashion: 2018 Government – New Links @GobiernoMX @CulturaCiudadMx Twitter @Cessiec @EcoGenuino @Semarnat @noticiasnetmx @WeVisitMexico @ojoqtv @MCINY @MexCultureDC @cehm_carso @Museodehistoria @CulturaCiudadMx México = el ombligo de la luna México: ¿por qué el ombligo de la luna? The word Mēxihco has been the subject of numerous versions …

Campeche

Photo: Luca Penati, Campeche Campeche is bordered by the states of Tabasco to the southwest, Yucatán to the northeast, and Quintana Roo to the east; to the southeast by the Orange Walk district of Belize, and by the Petén department of Guatemala to the south. It has a coastline to the west with the Gulf …

Chicxulub Impact Crater

Photo: Hotel Medio Mundo, Chicxulub Sign Located offshore of the town of Progreso lies the Chicxulub Impact Crater, buried deep under hundreds of meters of sediment. History Some 65 million years ago, an iridium-rich asteroid at least 10 kilometers-wide struck the earth and which many suggest caused the extinction of 45% of species on Earth, …

Pueblos Mágicos = Magic Towns

Buzzwords Pueblos Mágicos (Magical Towns) is an initiative led by Mexico’s Secretariat of Tourism (Sectur), with the support from other federal agencies, to promote a series of towns around the country that offer visitors a “magical” experience – by reason of their natural beauty, cultural richness, traditions, folklore, historical relevance, cuisine, art crafts and great …

Mexico Bikes

Updating our coverage of bike, biking and bike share in Mexico Headlines Ciclistas crean mapa de talleres bici-mecánicos de la CDMX Flickr Mexico City Bike Stations – Balam Older Features Biking in the Yucatan – Theresa Russell Bicitekas – Tom Dieusaert Mountain Biking Oaxaca’s Northern Sierra – Carlos E. Cornejo Bicycling in Mexico City – …