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Mexico is the #1 travel destination for Americans with approximately 20 Million annual visitors. Mexico Truth is dedicated to correcting misinformation about Mexico and the inappropriate Travel warnings against Mexico. On the pages of this site you will read and learn the truth about Mexico and why Mexico continues to be a safe and exciting travel destination.

Mexico's Most Popular Destinations - MEXICO CITY

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Mexico City is located in the tropical zone and lies at an altitude of 7,240 feet (2,230m) above sea level. The high altitude greatly impacts the climate of Mexico City. The city experiences hot summers, mild winters, yearly average temperatures of 64 F (18 C), and small seasonal changes. January is the coldest month and May is the warmest month. Rainfall occurs mainly between June and October. Mexico City is about 234 miles northeast from Acapulco, about 4 hours driving time.






Attractions

Six Flags - Amusement Park originally from the United States

The National Museum of Anthropology in Chapultepec Park in Mexico City is one of the most extensive of its kind in the world. There are multiple rooms that house archaeological artifacts from multiple ancient cultures in Mexico, including, Mexica, Maya, Aztec and others. The dancers and other entertainers which perform in the park near the museum are excellent and authentic.

The Castillo de Chapultepec: This 18th-century palace, known for its impressive gardens, was the home of the Mexican President until 1939 and now houses the famous Museo Nacional de Historia.

Teotihuacan The City of the Gods, is an archeological site northeast of Mexico City. Náhuatl for "the place where men became gods", Teotihuacan is home to some of the largest ancient pyramids in the world and was the largest Pre-Columbian city in the Americas. The name is also used to refer to the civilization this city dominated, which at its greatest extent included most of Mesoamerica. The Pyramid of the Sun was built around 150 BC - 450 AD. Essentially there are four main attractions: The Temple of the Moon, The Temple of the Sun, The Temple of Quetzalcoatl and Museo Teotihuacán.

Loma Linda has been known for its excellent service and delicious dishes. Loma Linda was the first restaurant in Mexico City to grill their meats using charcoal, a mouth watering tradition in Loma Linda.

Mexico City’s Palanco is a dynamic neighborhood with Mexico City’s most Luxurious shopping and dining. This fashionable shopping area displays many high-end shops, designer boutiques, restaurants and galleries. This street also houses upscale restaurants and sidewalk cafes for an afternoon bite or dining out.

Other areas are the Cumbres del Ajusco National Park and the Desierto de los Leones Recreational Park, where athletes’ adrenaline levels reach their maximum as they run through beautiful, natural areas. The different forests, parks, and mountain paths located within and around the city are perfect for tourists who crave adventure.

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