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City Guide Mexico City, Mexico

Visiting Mexico City

The largest city in the world, this mammoth metropolis offers a unique blend of the old and the new. From its thousand year old buildings to its young and vibrant population, it is a fascinating destination with something to offer all who visit.

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Mexico City City Reviews

  • 100%

    diegomembrillo4834

    amazing

    you need more than a week to discover all the city. Mexico has excellent transportation system and its cheap. the food its so spicy.

  • 100%

    tgohokar3698

    Mexico City

    So much to experience - areas broadly divided into (1) City Center (2) Polanco (3) Surrounding Spanish villages. Figure out your priorities in that order based on how much time you have!

    Insider Tip:Public transport and tours leaving from the city to nearby cities are great. Spanish language skills will definitely come in handy in this city; most people only speak Spanish and no other language. There is something for everyone - dancing, museums, natural beauty, castles, food, shopping. You name it, you've got it here!

  • 100%

    carellano71

    Mexico Lindo

    Once again the perception that family and friends gave me, were totally wrong. The locals were kind and extremely helpful with advice on current activities and locations of attractions. The air was clean and the breeze was fresh. I would recommend at least seven full days to get a decent feel of the city. The food was spectacular with spectacular variety to choose from.

    Insider Tip:Hop on the Turibus to see all the important sites.

  • 80%

    Anonymous

    Staying in DF

    Highly recommend a visit to Mexico City - there is so much to see and do here. The metro makes it very easy to get around, although crowded at times it doesn't feel unsafe. Many museums are free to visit on a Sunday too. The artesan craft market is a must see, best place to shop for mexican crafts - and make sure you visit Teotihuacan, the ancient site about 1hr out of the city.

    Insider Tip:If you like street art, step out of the norm and pay a visit to the Museo del Jugete (Toy Museum) - there is lots of beautiful street art to be seen in the area and the museum itself is quirky and fun!

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    Anonymous

    7 days in DF

    I am happy we decided to spend 7 full days there in our backpacking trip around Mexico. Definitely lots of thing to see and do. Go to Coyacan (frida, crazy squirrels, great bars), Teotihuacan piramids, Xochimilco, the food markets...

    Insider Tip:sometimes the metro if really packed but it is easy to get around. get a ravel card - it can be topped up as you go, easier than getting a single ticket every time.

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