Where are the sombrero senors in Mexico. They seem to be so common in bugs bunny cartoons, but nowhere in Mexico did I see anybody with a hat anywhere near as large. This was the closest - the guy looked sad, maybe lamenting the disapperance of customary sombrero wearing?
The Dangers of Mexico City ... or lack of March 20th 2010 "Its better for people like you not to have never come here. Go home, now, flee, before its too late!", is what the old Mexican lady sneered, as she looked at us judgementally shaking her head. "Mexico City is not for families, its dangerous .... and never take a taxi". It was comments like these that made us think twice about coming to Mexico. Stories of black taxi kidnappings, bus hijackings ... read more
North America » Mexico » Distrito Federal » Mexico City The site of advanced Amerindian civilizations, Mexico came under Spanish rule for three centuries before achieving independence early in the 19th century. A devaluation of the peso in late 1994 threw Mexico into economic turmoil, triggering the worst... ... read more