Guanajuato

Photo: Plaza del Baratillo, Guanajuato Mexico – The state of Guanajuato borders the states of San Luis Potosi to the north, Querétaro to the east, Michoacán to the south and Jalisco to the west. From colonial towns of Guanajuato City and San Miguel de Allende to the surrounding forests and arid deserts, the state is one …

Otomí

Indigenous Peoples The Otomí are an Indigenous people of Mexico inhabiting the central Mexican Plateau (Altiplano) region. Embedded Tweets Asiste al conversatorio de la exposición “Oculto y a la Vista de Todos. Sistema Ceremonial Otomí” con la participación de Daniela Peña Salinas y Arturo Hernandez Dávila. Jueves 30 Agosto, 17:30 hrs. #Entradalibre pic.twitter.com/sImd9IZnrf — Museo …

Mexico 2018 Informe

Hashtags Informe = State of the nation document presented by Mexico’s president on September 1. The oral message is a private affair that takes place a day or two later. This year, President Enrique Peña Nieto will deliver his message related to his Sexto Informe on September 3. Hashtag: #6toInforme Key Links https://www.gob.mx/informe https://www.gob.mx/presidencia https://www.facebook.com/gobmx …

Desierto de los Leones National Park

Photo, Alejandro Castañeda A short, hour drive from downtown Mexico City takes you to the fresh air and the dense pine and oak forests of Desierto de los Leones, Mexico’s first national park. Located in the 3,000-meter high mountains on the southwestern side of the valley, the abundant springs were the major water source for …

Francisco Verástegui

Photo: Seminario (2010) Spotlight on Mexican artist Francisco Verástegui: Key Links Facebook Elsewhere on the Web cultura.gob.mx 2007 Colibri Ecotourism Award As part of the global celebration of World Environment Day, Planeta.com presents the seventh annual Colibri Ecotourism Award to Francisco Verástegui, who created Mexico’s first city map of notable and historic trees. First presented …

World Forum of Mexican Gastronomy (Foro Mundial de la Gastronomía Mexicana) #fmgm18

This year’s World Forum of Mexican Gastronomy (Foro Mundial de la Gastronomía Mexicana) takes place August 16-19, 2018 in Longbeach, California. Hashtag: #fmgm18  Key Links fmgm.com.mx ccgm.mx/fmgm/VI Facebook https://www.facebook.com/FMGM.mx https://www.facebook.com/pg/FMGM.mx/videos This is the first time the forum takes place outside of Mexico. Thank you for the videos = Gracias por los videos Are there other …

La memoria biocultural (Biocultural memory)

Mexico Flag Latest in the series of videos of Seminario Cocinas de México 7 de agosto de 2018 La memoria biocultural: la importancia ecológica de las sabidurías tradicionales Biocultural memory: the ecological importance of traditional wisdom Related links https://www.facebook.com/events/258931328040954/ https://www.facebook.com/narciso.barrerabassols http://unam.academia.edu/NarcisoBarreraBassols http://www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/9/2/268/htm https://www.researchgate.net/publication/31865682_La_memoria_biocultural_la_importancia_ecologica_de_las_sabidurias_tradicionales_VM_Toledo_N_Barrera-Bassols Planeta.com México Mexico’s Food and Culinary Adventures Mexico’s Culinary Histories

Voladores

Photo Wikipedia: The Danza de los Voladores (Dance of the Flyers), or Palo Volador (flying pole), is an ancient Mesoamerican ceremony/ritual still performed today, albeit in modified form, in isolated pockets in Mexico. It is believed to have originated with the Nahua, Huastec and Otomi peoples in central Mexico, and then spread throughout most of …