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 …

Environmental news from Mexico #accionesambientales

In case you missed it, today’s press conference focusing on recent environmental actions in Mexico. Hashtag: #AccionesAmbientales. Key Links https://www.pscp.tv/SEMARNAT_mx/1OdJrpeWOYPKX https://www.gob.mx/accionesambientales Questions = Preguntas What are Mexico’s recent environmental actions? = ¿Cuáles son las acciones ambientales recientes de México? Is the informe available to download? = ¿El informe está disponible para descargar? Is there a …

Huichol (Wixáritari)

Indigenous Peoples The Huichol or Wixáritari are Indigenous people, living in the Sierra Madre Occidental range in the Mexican states of Nayarit, Jalisco, Zacatecas, and Durango. Questions Who are the Wixáritari voices online? = ¿¿Quiénes son las voces wixáritari online?? Headlines an-indigenous-mexican-people-are-battling-cartels-and-peyote-tourism desinformemonos-la-casa-del-agua-de-los-huicholes-vendida-para-el-turismo Wixárika Toma una Postura – Intercontinental Cry Highway threatens remote Mexican tribe Embedded …

Baja Links

Seals of Baja California and Baja California Sur This page features links related to the Baja California Peninsula, presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines billboard.com/articles/columns/rock/8095039/eagles-settle-hotel-california-trademark-lawsuit-mexico-inn Baja California’s Ancient Art Galleries Sierra de San Pedro Mártir National Park Sierra_de_San_Pedro_Martir_National_Park semarnat/sets/72157630992014634 Sierra San Francisco http://www.sierrasanfrancisco.com Cabo Pulmo National Park Cabo Pulmo is a national marine park on …

Oaxaca City

Photo: Ron Mader, Tree Planting in the Alameda Oaxaca City is the capital of Oaxaca The city is located in the Central Valley of the Sierra Madre del Sur Mountains, at 17°05’N 96°45″W, elevation: 1,550 meters or 5,000 feet. Looking ahead … on April 25, 2032 Oaxaca City celebrates its 500th anniversary Weather Oaxaca City enjoys …