The Gardens are working to purchase the surrounding land and create a buffer zone from development that will protect this forest and its inhabitants.
The spectacularly beautiful and extraordinarily valuable piano poses regally but totally incognito in a hotel lobby.
Today we’re going to talk about canned tuna. Yes, fresh tuna is available but many of us have a special place in our hearts for a good tuna salad sandwich.
When I moved to Mexico 13 years ago, I felt like I was well prepared. Yet it was still a bumpy (though often amusing) ride until I felt comfortable.
Why so many roads always seem to be full of baches (potholes) even though those baches are filled in on a regular basis.
Limes have become such a standard part of my regular diet that I forget how “exotic” they are. They’re cheap, plentiful and used in every kind of dish.
The Offering of Skin is an act through which the dancers sacrifice a part of themselves, and take place on the last day of the four-day ceremony.
Since I moved to Mexico, grocery shopping has become one of my most enjoyable activities. In fact, the local mercado, or market, is just a hoot.
There’s so much that’s different about eggs here in Mexico, starting with how they’re stored unrefrigerated.
It is well before dawn and thousands of people wait for the launch of hundreds of brightly coloured, uniquely shaped hot air balloons into the morning sky.
Senderos de México was founded five years ago to rehabilitate and sign-post hiking trails in Mexico, but a map is handy as a backup.
The modern art era saw a flourishing of artistic movements and an artistic effervescence that demonstrated a hunger for expression and faith in the future.
Some papayas taste like a vanilla pear, but with a softer, almost melt-in-your-mouth pillowy feel; others are more firm, with more melon-like flavors.
Some of the fish native to a Jalisco river had been taken away by fish fanciers, later providing a source to bring them back after their disappearance.
Adapting recipes to incorporate local ingredients can often lead to discovering surprising and delicious dishes and combinations hitherto unimagined.
Mexico City’s English literature enclave Under the Volcano Books has offered the city a meticulously curated selection of used English books since 2011.
One of the oldest projects gives packages of badly needed items, as well as breast-feeding information, to new mothers at several Guadalajara hospitals.
From medical care to basic utilities to dining out, the cost of living is unbelievably low in Mexico.
Jalisco archaeologists keep digging up strange, new — and at the same time very old — things in the vicinity of Arandas, 100 kilometers east of Guadalajara.
Two video game studios were among the beneficiaries of a Google program for recognizing and assisting independent video game startups in emerging markets.
When shopping in a supermarket in Mexico you are likely to see senior citizens bagging groceries. They are not employees but volunteers, subsisting on tips.
It takes a little effort to get to these off-the-beaten track expanses of sand, but you’ll find it worth it once you arrive.
There are five ecosystems with over 2,900 species of plants, 110 species of mammals and 336 species of birds. All this adds up to a truly unique site.
It is located in a beatifully restored 19th-century building on Calle Tacuba, a street known for its perfumeries since the 1930s.
Manfred Meiners’ name has been associated with so many ecologically sound projects that it is no wonder he received the prize.