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Mexico is one of three countries located in North America (Canada and the USA are the other two). Mexico borders the USA, Belize and Guatemala, as well as the Pacific Ocean on its Western Coast, and the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea on its Eastern Coast. Mexico has a fascinating history with many amazing indigenous groups settling in the region. Mexico is now an interesting mix of Spanish and indigenous culture. Although Spanish is the main language spoken throughout Mexico. Many rural regions have distinct customs (and languages) so that a visitor to Mexico will find a ton of diversity within the country.


Mexico is right at the top of our Destination Dream List - with such a rich culture and history, gorgeous cities and natural attractions, AND some of the best food in the world (in our opinion 😉).

Our map of Mexico's Top Spots!

The Vital Stats:

  • Population: 125 million (2019)

  • Area: 1,972,550 sq km (13th/world)

  • Capital: Mexico City

  • Largest City: Mexico City

  • Official Languages: Spanish and 68 indigenous

  • Say Hello: ¡Hola!

  • Currency: Peso

  • Mexico Drives On The: Right side of the road

  • National Anthem: “Himno Nacional Mexicano”

Did you know?

  • Mexico is super diverse for animals and plants. It is home to about ten percent of all species of animals on the planet!

  • Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos ) is celebrated throughout Mexico on November 2nd. Although it sounds a little scary, this is a special holiday where families come together to celebrate and honour loved ones who have passed on.

  • When you think great pyramids, you probably think of Egypt. But, Mexico is home to the world’s largest (in volume) pyramid, The Great Pyramid of Cholula in the Puebla region. It is so massive, from a distance it looks like a mountain!

Sample activity from the
Mexico Guide
sample recipe and activity from

Mexico: Explore-the-World-from-Home Guide

In this activity you can play a fun dice game to create your own Calaveras inspired by Día de los Muertos!!

The avocado dip that we just can’t get enough of! So easy to make - and SO delicious!!