Skip link for screen readers
Image for: 4630 Colonial Heritage
Spotlight

Colonial Heritage

Exploring the charming hillside towns and cities of Central Mexico is the best way to get to know a very different side to the country.

Image for: 4629 Mayan Archaeology
Spotlight

Mayan Archaeology

Visiting Mexico’s collection of astonishing Mayan ruins is the best way to understand the culture and social customs of this fascinating civilisation.

Image for: 4631 Beaches
Spotlight

Beaches

Mexico is synonymous with its Caribbean and Pacific beaches, undoubtedly some of the best in the world. Whether you prefer luxurious resorts or isolated islands, you’ll be spoilt for choice.

Image for: 8230 How To Experience Mexicos Festival Of Life For Yourself
Article

How to experience Mexico's Festival of Life for yourself

Has BBC Two's Festival of Life programme inspired you to visit Mexico? If so, find out how you can experience the natural splendour of this country for yourself.

Image for: 4911 The Beginners Guide To The Day Of The Dead
Article

The beginner's guide to the Day of the Dead

November 2nd marks El Dia del los Muertos, known worldwide as the Day of the Dead, when Mexico remembers their loved relatives and celebrates their lives with elaborate parades.

Image for: 5571 Nature And Wildlife In Mexicos Yucatan Peninsula
Article

Nature and Wildlife in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula

Discover the natural side of this historic part of Mexico

Image for: 5558 7 Ways To Get Off The Beaten Track In The Yucatán
Article

7 ways to get off the beaten track in the Yucatán

It's a region famed for its towering Mayan pyramids and idyllic beach resorts, but the Yucatan is full of hidden gems, if you know where to look.

Image for: 7907 Latin Americas Ancient Civilisations: Mayans
Article

Latin America's ancient civilisations: Mayans

In the first of the series, we delve into the past to discover the ancient civilisations of Latin America, starting with the mighty Mayans.