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A Green Oasis In The City

Advantages: Loads of free stuff to see and do
Disadvantages: Can be busy at weekends

...The Bosque de Chapultepec, also known as Chapultepec Park is a 1600 acre expanse of green space to one side of Mexico City Centre, which has been a public park since the 16th Century, and remains one of the largest in the world. Within its gates there are ...

zoe_page 07.09.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Chapultepec Park, Mexico City

Land of Giants

Advantages: Really pretty
Disadvantages: You're supposed to go on 12th Dec...but that's when EVERYONE goes

The Basílica de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe in northern Mexico City is the most visited Catholic shrine in this part of the world. Every year on December 12th, tens of thousands of tourists flock here to celebrate the appearance of the Virgin here in 1531 ...

zoe_page 23.08.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Basilica de Guadalupe, Mexico City

A Blue House With A Blue Window...

Advantages: Interesting place to visit
Disadvantages: Crowded at weekends

Frida Kahlo (her with the monobrow) is one of Mexico's most famous citizens, and the area of Mexico City in which she lived - Coyoacán - is dotted with various houses, studios and parks named after her. The most well known and well visited of these is the ...

zoe_page 31.10.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Frida Kahlo Museum (Museo Frida Kahlo), Mexico City

Star Trek 6...

Advantages: It's an interesting temple with an ok museum attached
Disadvantages: The silly rules on liquids

HISTORY Templo Mayor, or the Great Temple was built by the Aztecs in the 14th and 15th centuries. It was almost completely destroyed some years later when the Spanish conquerors arrived, and the bit that was left was hidden under what is now Mexico Cit ...

zoe_page 02.11.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Templo Mayor, Mexico City

The Floating Gardens of Mexico City

Advantages: Unique day or half day trip
Disadvantages: A fair distance out of town

Having lived in Mexico City since the start of July, I can't believe it's taken me over 3 months to visit this place, since it's one of the most famous attractions in the city and has been since the 1920s. Xochimilco (soch-ee-milk-oh) is an area located t ...

zoe_page 21.10.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Xochimilco, Mexico City