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Surfing in Baja California

Surfing in Baja California | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it

South of the border is where surfers fall in love with Baja California surf camps. Featuring the lapping waves of the Gulf of California and the giant swells of the Pacific, Baja California is an ideal surf holiday destination.

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Head to the Yucatan Cenotes for Awesome SCUBA Diving - Book Your Dive

Head to the Yucatan Cenotes for Awesome SCUBA Diving - Book Your Dive | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it
The Yucatan Cenotes are sink holes and one of the many wonders that can be found in Mexico. Ik-Kil is known as the sacred blue cenote. It is perfectly round and has the most beautiful vines and waterfalls.
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Pilgrim Route Refuge / Luis Aldrete, Architect

Pilgrim Route Refuge / Luis Aldrete, Architect | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it
Architects: Luis Aldrete Location: Jalisco, Mexico Project Team: Magui Peredo, Cynthia Mojica Project Year: 2010 Photographs: Francisco Perez...
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Voluntouring Offers New Way to Experience Mexico

Voluntouring Offers New Way to Experience Mexico | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it
Sure enough, just as Daylight Saving Time comes to an end the first wintry storm blows in, and there you have it — the reason Cancún and other Mexican beach destinations are perpetually on the list of top...
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Why Google does business in Mexico

Latin America is Google's fastest growing region in the world and Mexico outpaces Brazil in internet usage on their cell phones. Ten percent of Google Mexico...
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Bicycles Roll Into Fashion In Mexico City

Bicycles Roll Into Fashion In Mexico City | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it
The emergence of bikes and bike sharing in a traffic-clogged and pedestrian unfriendly city is surprising.
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Day of the Dead Images: Coyoacán, Mexico City | Jasmine Wanders

Day of the Dead Images: Coyoacán, Mexico City | Jasmine Wanders | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it
Day of the Dead images from the stunning colonia of Coyoacán, Mexico City.
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A lively street party for the dead in Oaxaca, Mexico

A lively street party for the dead in Oaxaca, Mexico | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it
Nothing out of the ordinary for this night in San Agustin Etla. Vehicles around us were packed with happy revelers drinking in their seats, some in masks and face-paint, heading up or down to one of the liveliest Dia de los Muertos parties in Mexico.
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Casita de las Flores, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato

Casita de las Flores, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it

“The picturesque Colonial city of San Miguel de Allende, a Unesco World Heritage Site, has a big heart and lot of soul, restaurants, nightlife, culture, festivals, markets and some of the best shops in the entire country of Mexico.”

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Casa Del La Rosa

Casa Del La Rosa | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it

Casa de la Rosa is a cozy home located in Morelia, Mexico, the capital of Michoacán state for artists, musicians, writers and anyone seeking inspiration.

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Ringo Starr: Mexico on the Latin American Tour

Ringo Starr: Mexico on the Latin American Tour | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it
Ringo Starr says he is committed to his 1960s ideals as he kicked off his new
tour with his first performance in Latin America.
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Tequila: It's not just a drink, it's a place

Tequila: It's not just a drink, it's a place | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it

“The first thing one learns on a tour of the heart of Mexico's tequila country is that no one here drinks tequila as a shooter -- it's better sipped from a brandy snifter or Champagne glass so that the full sweet and buttery flavors and aromas of the agave can come through.”

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Making Memories in the Riviera Maya

Making Memories in the Riviera Maya | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it
Making Memories in the Riviera Maya A few months ago, as my mom was planning her yearly trip to Oaxaca to visit me and my family, she suggested that we travel to some other place in Mexico for a...
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The Influence of Mariachi on Puerto Vallarta – Jalisco, Mexico

The Influence of Mariachi on Puerto Vallarta – Jalisco, Mexico | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it
Mariachi music, quite obviously the heart and soul of Mexico to anyone that has traveled south of the border, frequently permeates the Puerto Vallarta evening...
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Seniors Travel to Ixtapa

Seniors Travel to Ixtapa | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it

Ixtapa – Zihuatanejo – runs along 26 kilometers of hilly tropical coastline with dozens of sandy beaches and scalloped coves. Sea breezes keep Ixtapa (eeks-TAH-pa) enjoyable year round with an average temperature of 78.8 degrees and the sun shines approximately 340 days a year and that is a lot like The Valley of the Sun in Phoenix. Ixtapa is located in the State of Guerrero, Mexico, on the Pacific Coast in the area known as the Mexican Rivera, 200 Km north of Acapulco.

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The Tarahumara - A Hidden Tribe of Superathletes Born to Run

Nestled in northern Mexico and the canyons of the Sierra Madre Occidental is a small tribe of indigenous people known as the Tarahumara. They call themselves...
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Mexico Insight Guides

Mexico Insight Guides | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it

Browse and download a range of eBooks with concise knowledge about Mexico. These are simple, easy-to-read guides that give you all the most important information on the topic.

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Mexico City – All the Fun You Can Have in 10 Hours

Mexico City – All the Fun You Can Have in 10 Hours | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it
Long layover sucks. On the way to New York from South America, we had a 10 hour layover in Mexico City. But getting out of the airport to enjoy a little bit of the city definitely beats moping around at the airport.
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Viva La Mexico! Katy Perry Parties In Mexico City!

Viva La Mexico! Katy Perry Parties In Mexico City! | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it
Boy does she ever! That girl! She be cray cray! Katy Perry just wrapped up her California Dreams tour in North America and she shared this video of her adventures in Mexico to celebrate. While in...
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24 Hours in Mexico City

24 Hours in Mexico City | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it

“Mexico City is today a dynamic global business center, and a unique and authentic cultural and tourism destination. It is a modern city that offers visitors a wealth of experiences – from important museum collections, to exciting art galleries and performance centers, to memorable restaurants, shopping and nightlife.”

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Guide to Social Networking and Expat Groups in Mexico

Guide to Social Networking and Expat Groups in Mexico | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it

Social Networking and connecting to Expat Groups in Mexico can help you to settle-in to your life in Mexico more quickly. This concise Mexico Insight guide gives you the information you need to understand how to engage with Social Media networks in Mexico and how to engage with local Expatriate Groups.

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Cirque du Soleil Performers Surprise Mexico City Drivers

Cirque du Soleil Performers Surprise Mexico City Drivers | The Joy of Mexico | Scoop.it
More than 20 performers from Cirque du Soleil's OVO show, which will begin its Mexico City run later this month, took to the streets of a neighborhood in the capital over the weekend and entertained drivers and pedestrians with dancing, juggling...
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