There are 16 colonias (boroughs) in Mexico City, and each borough boasts its own neighborhoods. We usually stick around the Cuahtémoc borough, which includes Centro Histórico and Chinatown, Reforma (financial district), Roma Norte and Roma Sur, and Hipódromo Condesa - all neighborhoods that we love. In this post, I'll be featuring Centro Histórico and Reforma.… Continue reading Mexico City, You So Pretty – Neighborhoods in the Capital City
Museo Soumaya is a free art museum that is absolutely gorgeous on the outside, and full of amazing art on the inside. There are 6 floors full of historical coins and money, religious artifacts, a whole floor of ivory carvings, impressionist paintings, art by Rodin, and more. We only visited 3 floors (we really wanted… Continue reading Museo Soumaya in Mexico City – A Great Place for Art and Walking into Walls
Four backpacks, four pairs of shoes, a handful of shirts each, and lots of Tylenol and allergy meds. Narrowing down what we're taking with us was difficult, but a pretty fun challenge. We're looking forward to cooler weather, delicious food, local culture, and new scenery. Mexico, here we come!
Photo heavy blog! Finally broke out my digital SLR camera. When I heard that there were giant pandas at Mexico City's Zoológico de Chapultepec, I knew I had to go. I've been in love with giant pandas since I got Pandy, my stuff panda, when I was four (and he still lives with me!). The zoo, which… Continue reading Mexico City’s Chapultepec Forest, Zoo, and Castle