Mexico’s Bats

Photo: US Department of Agriculture, Vampire Bat Video University of Mexico Professor of Ecology Rodrigo Medellin travels deep into the Yucatan rainforest to research and photograph two rare carnivorous species of Vampire bat. Rodrigo Medellin http://web.ecologia.unam.mx/medellin https://www.instagram.com/rodrigomedellin1223/ https://twitter.com/rodrigomedellin Tweets by rodrigomedellin Photos Embedded Tweets Wonderful documentary about @rodrigomedellin's search for Mexico's false vampire bats, filmed …

Pueblos indígenas en red: apropiaciones tecnológicas contemporáneas

Photo: Danza de la Pluma, Teotitlán del Valle Mexico City – Livestreaming today Monday, October 22, International Symposium on “Networked Indigenous Peoples: Contemporary Technological Appropriations” (Simposio Internacional acerca de los “Pueblos indígenas en red: apropiaciones tecnológicas contemporáneas”) Key Links https://www.iis.unam.mx https://www.iis.unam.mx/event/pueblos-indigenas-en-red-apropiaciones-tecnologicas-contemporaneas https://www.facebook.com/IISUNAM/ https://www.youtube.com/user/canaliisunam Coordinator: Elena Nava Morales Participants: Natividad Gutiérrez Chong, Lilia Héber Pérez Díaz, …

50th Anniversary: Mexico Olympics 1968

Poster Mexico celebrates the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Olympics. Monday, October 8, 4pm-9pm, Cineteca Coloquio: Detrás de los Juegos de la XIX Olimpiada México 68 www.mexico68.org/es/intervenciones/coloquio-cineteca/cineteca.html” Facebook www.facebook.com/events/681238495587632/ Key Links http://www.mexico68.org https://www.olympic.org/Mexico-1968 Facebook Fanfarrias Olímpicas 50 años Olimpiada México 68 – Marlene Ehrenberg Tours En el Palacio de Bellas Artes, volvieron a sonar las …

México

Photo: Xochimilco Gardens Planeta.com is making a major revision to our award-winning online guide to Mexico. Suggestions are welcome as we connect locals and visitors by revising our guides to states and cities, parks and reserves, Indigenous cultures, festivals and food. Most of our changes are on internal pages and the previews/recaps of events. Amazon.com …

Guadalajara’s 2018 Feria del Maíz

Poster One more reason to visit Guadalajara: the 4th Corn Fair takes place Sunday, September 30, 11am-6pm at the Club de Leones de Guadalajara, Avenida De los Leones # 75, Colonia Tepeyac Casino. Admission is free with voluntary contributions to be granted to the winning producers of the traditional dishes contest. Key Links http://www.feriadeproductores.mx https://www.facebook.com/events/314707295686342 …

Fiestas Patrias 2018

Mexico flag Celebrating the 2018 Mexican Independence Day weekend around the world: Grito de Dolores (on the evening of September 15) and Aniversario de la Independencia (September 16) commemorate Father Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla’s Grito de Dolores — on September 16, 1810, in the village of Dolores, near Guanajuato. Hidalgo called for the end of …

Guanajuato Links

Guanajuato flag Links related to Guanajuato, Mexico presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines This Charming Mexican City Was Voted the Best in the World for the 2nd Year in a Row – Travel and Leisure Travel Guide to Guanajuato, Mexico: Love at First Sight Flickr gtoexperience Tourism portals http://www.vamosaguanajuato.com http://www.guanajuato.gob.mx/gto/turismo.php http://www.guanajuato.mx/gtomx https://twitter.com/secturgto Government Guanajuato San …

Mexico’s National Tourism Forum

Elsewhere on the Web Foro Nacional de Turismo (National Tourism Forum) – Mexico Key Links http://foronacionaldeturismo.org http://foronacionaldeturismo.org/quienes-somos/ https://www.facebook.com/foronalturismo https://twitter.com/foronalturismo Events Mexico City hosts national tourism forum Elsewhere on the Web Fonatur participa Realizan 1er Foro de Sustentabilidad en la Promoción Turística Señalan los retos del turismo sustentable Videos https://www.facebook.com/foronalturismo El #XVIForoTurismo recibe a los Candidatos …

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 …