Living & Lifestyle : Mexico City

Articles and commentary about Mexico City

Articles filed under: Mexico City

Articles and commentary about Mexico City

Dog in Mexico

An Expert on Dogs

One way to get to know some of your neighbors in Mexico is to keep a dog and take it on frequent sallies to the park.

Mexico City's Metro Train

It Takes All Kinds

With up to five million people using Mexico City's Metro each day, it's not surprising that you come across all sorts of travelers using it.

Mexico City Map

The Much-Maligned Chilango

If you spend some time in Mexico, sooner or later you'll come across the word chilango, probably in some derogatory way, such as "¡típico chilango!" or " ¡tenía...

Mexico City Aerial View

The Big Pineapple

Back in the 19th century, London was known as "the great wen", a huge pus-laden boil on the face of the fair English nation. Nowadays some people—including many foreigners...

Traders in Mexico City's main square. Zocalo

Five Hundred Years of Mexican Commerce

Veritable armies of street vendors make up a fairly large part of Mexico's informal economy and it will take more than a desire for modernity to do away with...