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61 Cool, Hidden, and Unusual Things to Do in Mexico City, Mexico

Unusual Attractions in Mexico City


Corn, Cactus, and Chile: Exploring the Building Blocks of Mexican Cuisine

Oct 2—Oct 6, 2019

Immerse yourself in the complex cultural identity of Mexico City through its street food, bustling markets, and well-seasoned history of gastronomic traditions.

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The author's finished doll.

How to Craft Your Very Own Version of Mexico's 'Dapper Queen of Death'

La Catrina is an icon of Día de Muertos and the focal point of this doll-making workshop.
Chef Oliverio prepares pan de muerto.

Meet a Baker Giving Life to Día de los Muertos Celebrations

Oliverio Xicotencatl offers a glimpse at the busiest time of the year at his bakery.