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A Mexican Guide to Taco Styles

Post by on July 1, 2020

There’s a lot more to a taco than a meat or veggie filling and a tortilla. While a somewhat recent culinary invention, there is still not a dish that encapsulates the many diverse culinary traditions of Mexico than the humble taco.  Read on to learn the history of tacos, what part of Mexico your favorite […]

6 Things You Should Know About Mexican History

Post by on June 5, 2020

When you think of Mexico, you likely think of the country as it is today. Vibrant and established as a modern country. But did you know that people have been living in what is today Mexico for tens of thousands of years? And that much like the United States, the country is actually only a […]

Our 7 Favorite Mexican Cocktails

Post by on May 5, 2020

Much like silver jewelry, festive holidays, and striking fashion, Mexico takes great pride in their delicious cocktails. Using a variety of flavors and inspiration (though mostly centered around tequila and lime), Mexico’s cocktails are known for being refreshing and festive. Read on to learn our 7 favorite Mexican cocktails, along with recipes to make them […]

Frida Kahlo: The Defining Force of Mexican Culture

“They thought I was a Surrealist, but I wasn’t. I never painted dreams. I painted my own reality.” – Frida Kahlo One of Mexico’s most beloved and influential figures, Frida Kahlo encapsulates and defines what it means to be a Mexican artist. With world-renowned works, a style that’s outlasted her own life, and an inspirational […]

Common Themes in Mexican Artwork

Is there anything more vibrant than Mexican culture? The familial warmth? The spicy, fresh food? The festive holidays?  As with the artwork from any country, Mexican art is centered around the cultural experience of Mexico as a whole. The common artistic themes span paintings, jewelry, and architecture of the country. Read about these themes, Mexican [...]

6 Epic Mexican Vacation Destinations

Mexico is filled to the brim with vibrant, inspiring destinations for the trip of a lifetime. Teeming with delicious food, talented artistry, and interesting people, these cities, villages, and resorts are world class locales that define Mexico as a premiere vacation destination. But where to start? In this post, we outline 6 epic Mexican vacation […]

9 Famous Mexican Artists

Did you know Mexico has a rich artistic community and modern art history rivaling anywhere in the world? While you may think of Mexico more for its bold and beautiful jewelry, traditional and eclectic fashion, or delicious food, it’s tradition of artistic brilliance is one of its most influential exports. Read on to meet some […]

19 Facts You Never Knew About Mexico

Mexico is filled with interesting food, jewelry, people, cities, and culture. While many think they know everything there is to know about our great country, the region’s complex history and vibrant culture leave lots to explore for everyone. In this month’s post, we’ll give you an inside peek with 19 facts you (probably) never knew […]

A Guide to Traditional Mexican Clothing and Fashion

What’s more exciting and vibrant than Mexican culture? Between the country’s food, traditions, and holidays there’s a lot to explore! Fortunately, through Mexican fashion and clothing you can own and wear a little piece of this expressive and beautiful culture! In this post, we’ll take a look at Mexican fashion and clothing. Learn about everything […]

7 Famous People in Mexico’s History

Mexico is filled with stories of culture, bravery, humanity, and cruelty, all of which come together to form the tapestry that is modern Mexico. In this post, we’ll take a look at some of the key figures, both good and bad, that make Mexico what it is today.   Public Domain-1923 Hernán Cortés, 1485-1547 Hernán […]

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