Mexico City and Environs

Articles and insights about Mexico City

Articles and insights about Mexico City

Noise Concept

Noise as a Status Symbol

Noise pollution in Mexico City continues to carry on — long after city planners took measures to reduce air contamination in the capital

Green Iguana

Take The Iguana

DBC Pierre shares some personal reflections as a fascinated child growing-up in the capital, offering glimpses into an era now past, and a world still present

Jim Johnston Artist Mexico City

Living an Artist’s Life in Mexico

Jim Johnston talks about culture, self-sufficiency and the need for patience as he shares insights into the experiences of a working artist’s life in Mexico

Paseo de la Reforma Viewed from Angel of Independence

The iconic Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City

Originally named "Paseo de la Emperatriz," the current thoroughfare was built by the Emperor Maximilian as a route from his residence at Chapultepec Castle to the National Palace