Monday, June 3, 2024


A Maya softball player wearing a traditional huipil pitches the ball.

ESPN documentary on Maya women’s softball team to premiere at LA...

“Las Amazonas de Yaxunah,” narrated by Yalitza Aparicio, documents the team's fight for acceptance in their hometown as they compete across Mexico.
Mexican singer Luis Miguel

Things Mexicans love: Luis Miguel

A legend on the stage and an enigma off it, Luis Miguel is beloved by every Mexican - and we mean EVERY Mexican.

From Maya to modernity: The fascinating story of scent in Mexico

With Mexican perfume brands exploding onto the world stage, explore the long history of scent, dating back to ancient civilization.
Mexican surfer Patricia Ornelas surfs in a traditional embroidered huipil.

Mexican surfer Patricia Ornelas goes viral riding the waves in a traditional huipil

Millions watched how Ornelas deftly navigated the waves of her home surf break in traditional garb.
Digital nomad

Why becoming a digital ‘slomad’ could be the right move for you

Remote work can be rewarding, but it gets even better when you slow down and immerse yourself in Mexican culture.
A desert prepared by the Mexico City restaurant Em, a one-star Michelin restaurant

Michelin guide to Mexico: 18 restaurants earn their first stars

The Michelin Guide to Mexico is here! With 18 star-studded dining destinations in Mexico City, and in other cities across five states.
Mexico football team

Will Mexico win the Copa América 2024?

In Mexico, soccer is a religion. If the national team is participating in a major...
Social media fitness influencer Nathaly Marcus

6 Mexican wellness coaches you need to follow on social media

Replace doomscrolling with motivation and follow these Mexican wellness coaches on social media today.
Mexico City's Azteca Stadium, where box owners say they won't let FIFA control their seats for the World Cup in 2026

Azteca Stadium box owners won’t forfeit seats for World Cup 2026

Citing 99-year contracts, Azteca Stadium box owners say they won't allow FIFA to sell their coveted seats during the 2026 World Cup.
Baja 500 race

The Baja 500 revs up for 56th annual offroad race

Baja California's wildest off-road race gets ready to host drivers from across the world in a frantic desert loop that takes in the best of the state.
Colorful papel picado hanging in a Mexican town

Why do US citizens keep retiring to Mexico?

You might be surprised to learn what country comes behind Mexico in the list of top 10 places to retire for U.S. citizens.

Canelo Álvarez triumphs over Jaime Munguía at Cinco de Mayo match in Vegas

Though Munguía held his own against the aging champ in the first three rounds, Canelo turned it around and kept his status as the world’s undisputed super middleweight champion.
Canelo Alvarez Mexican boxers

Boxing in Mexico: A legacy of champions

Few countries have such a strong fighting pedigree as Mexico, but who are the most notable champions?
hemp vs marijuana

Hemp vs marijuana: What’s the difference?

Despite appearing similar, hemp and marijuana are very different plants with one used primarily for recreation and the other for industry.
Club Necaxa team

Sports news roundup from Mexico: US celebrity duo buys stake in Club Necaxa, MLB returns to Mexico City

Don't miss the latest sports news from Mexico, from U.S. celebs buying a stake in a Liga MX soccer team to the MLB Mexico City series.
Ah Cacao coffee playa del carmen

Playa del Carmen’s café culture shows a hidden side to the party capital

Famed for its beaches and nightlife, the cafés and bakeries of Playa del Carmen are just as worthy of checking out while on your next trip.