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 …

Mexico City Hosts Festival of Indigenous Cultures

Mexico City – Recapping last week’s Fifth Festival of Indigenous Cultures, Peoples and Original Neighborhoods originating in Mexico City (Quinta Fiesta de las Culturas Indígenas, Pueblos y Barrios Originarios de la Ciudad de México), August 24 to September 2. Join us! = ¡Acompáñanos! Key Links http://data.cultura.cdmx.gob.mx/culturasindigenas https://twitter.com/FiestaIndigena Questions Is there a directory of exhibitors? = …

Durango

Photo: Catedrales e Iglesias, Parroquia Sagrado Corazón de Jesús, Cd Lerdo Durango is a state in northern Mexico. From the Pacific Ocean to the Sonoran Desert, the state has a variety of environmental and cultural attractions. Embedded Tweets La #SierraMadreOccidental en #Durango es un de los recursos mas ricos y aprovechables que tenemos, no podemos …

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 — MuseoCulturasPopulares …