Mexico is one of the most popular holiday destinations of North America. The best time to go for the holidays to Mexico are during December and mid-summer. The culture and tradition of Mexico with a touch of Spanish influence has an appeal of its own and this appeal is very much reflected in its art, architecture and designs.
Mexico City, the capital of Mexico is largely popular with tourists from all over the world due to its significance as the ancient Meso-American city. It has some of the popular tourist attractions like the Pyramid of the Sun and the Pyramid of the Moon, which are a must places to visit during your holidays to Mexico. Other important places to visit during your Mexico holidays are the El Zocalo, which is one of the largest public plazas in the world, The Mexican National Palace, The Metropolitan Cathedral and the National Museum of Anthropology and History. All these significant places are worth a visit if you are on a Mexico holidays.
Guadalajara, Jalisco, the second largest city of Mexico in terms of population, is also among the best places to visit on your Mexico holidays if you really want to catch a glimpse of Mexico’s best traditions. This place being a complete mix of western European tradition and modern architecture makes it one of the most interesting places to visit on your Guadalajara holidays. The city hosts a large no .of theatres, museums and art galleries. The Guadalajara International Book Fair hosted by this city is the second largest book fair in the world and is a must visit during your Guadalajara holidays. Major places of tourist attraction are the Metropolitan Cathedral, the Degollado theatre and the Hospicio Cabanas. Cultural tourism is one of the main attractions of this city that drives the visitors to holidays in Guadalajara. So if you are planning for holidays to Mexico then a visit to these tourist spots should be there on your itinerary.
Veracruz City is the country’s most important port and is located in the Gulf Coast region of Mexico. It is one of the most visited places on a Mexico holidays. The yearly carnival is also quite popular among those who are on a Veracruz holiday. The beaches are perfect for scuba diving and other forms of water sports. Other important buildings of historical significance that are a must visit during your Veracruz holidays are the El Edificio de Correo (The Post Office), El Baluarte de Santiago (The Santiago Bastion), El Faro (The Lighthouse) and the San Juan de Ulua Fort, an important museum built on the seaside. During your Veracruz holidays, do not forget to catch a glimpse of the incredible Acaurio, which is the largest saltwater aquarium.
Another city to visit during your Mexico holiday is Puebla, the World Heritage City and the fifth largest city of Mexico. The city has important buildings of colonial architecture that were built way back in 16th century, which makes it an important place to visit during your holidays to Mexico. The Cathedral presents the best notable example of it. This city is very popular among those on Puebla holidays, not only for its magnificent architecture but also for the excellent cuisines. The cuisines are greatly influenced by the pre-Hispanic, French, Arabic and Spanish times. Some mouth watering dishes to try out during your holidays to Puebla are mole poblano (local mole dish) and chiles en nogada (which has stuffed potato chilli peppers with walnut sauce). During your Puebla holidays don’t forget to visit La Malinche National park, the National park at Izta-Popo and the Biosphere Reserve called Valle de Tehuacan. The amazing arts, sculptures, pottery and paintings are also a must buy during your Puebla holidays.
Puerto Escondido situated on the coast of the state of Oaxaca, is a beautiful beach destination to visit during your Mexico holidays. The beaches are surrounded by lush green vegetation and are ideal for all kinds of water sports. In the surrounding areas you will see the Lagunas de Chacahua National Park, where you will come across exotic forms of wildlife such as the crocodiles, iguanas and different species of birds. During your Puerto Escondido holidays you can also visit the Centro Mexicano de la Tortuga, a famous turtle sanctuary dedicated to the conservation of different species of turtles.
Another popular attraction is the delicious seafood served here which is a must for you if are on Centro Mexicano de la Tortuga holidays for the first time. In addition to all these, you can also buy some beautiful handicrafts made up of black corals and seashells which will definitely make your holidays to Puerto Escondido a memorable one. The place is also quite popular for its nightlife as you can find a number of restaurants and night clubs to party along the beachside when you are on Puerto Escondido holidays. All these attractions truly account for making Puerto Escondido one of the best places to visit during your Mexico holidays. This place is also suitable for a romantic getaway if you are on a holidays in Mexico.
Those who want to take a break from their daily lives in order to recharge themselves, for them holidays to Mexico is definitely the perfect choice. Mexican holidays require a good investment. There are a lot of travel agents who will offer you some exclusive packages for a Mexico holidays that are designed to suit your specific needs and budget to ensure that you enjoy the best ever holidays to Mexico.
Holidays in Mexico will welcome you to some of the world-class museums, archeological mansions, international cuisines, incredible shopping plazas, dazzling nightlife and great city parks. They are a perfect mix of the fast-paced city life and the traditional Mexican culture that will make your Mexican holidays an experience of a lifetime.