Mysterious, vibrant Mexico is an ideal tourist destination. Tour Mexico City, with its fabulous museums, such as the National Museum of Anthropology and its impressive Cathedral in the Centro Historico. Explore Chichén-Itzá , Calakmul and Bonampak, ancient Maya sites. Walk through Teotihuacán, a pre-Columbian city built by the Mesoamerican civilization, where you can see the Pyramid of the Sun and the Pyramid of the Moon. Go scuba diving in the incredible underwater cave-system in Cenote Dod Ojos. Other cenotes (sacred wells) in the area are great for swimming and snorkeling. Hike and trek along Iztaccíhuatl and Popocatepetl volcanoes; the latter is fringed by 16th century monasteries and small villages. Go parasailing, surfing and swimming off Mexico’s lovely beaches and dive among the coral reefs off Cozumel.
A lot has happened in Mexico's Copper Canyon area since it pyroclastic origin some twenty five million years ago. Great mountains rose in a fiery display of smoke and ash. Torrents of rain and wind, cut deep slashes in the raising igneous colossus that we now know as the Sierra Madre, to form immense canyons. Some eleven or twelve thousand years ago, the first humans arrived, migrating bands of... Read more >>>