Mexico is a place that captures your heart from the very beginning. It is the birthplace of ancient civilizations where you can enjoy sunsets over the Caribbean Sea. You can explore thousands of years of tradition in its monumental wonders, those which have been declared World Heritage Sites by UNESCO, in addition to the charming surrounding Pueblos Mágicos (Magical Towns; a program initiated by Mexico’s tourism sector). Travel to a beautiful country steeped in so much culture that a visit is an absolute must.
This country in North America is considered one of the most culturally-rich places in the world. Covering more than 1240 miles of surface area surrounded by the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean, this country boasts a vast array of lush forests, volcanos, gorgeous beaches, charming villages and monumental cities. This destination invites you to come and visit any time of the year. If you are looking for a 5-star hotel in Mexico, then choose The Gallery by Sercotel as this guarantees a luxury stay in an unbeatable setting. We offer a wide selection of excellent services that ensure stays of only the highest quality. Exclusivity is what sets our hotels in Mexico apart.
Mexico’s beauty can be appreciated in a number of ways. One is in the 34 places declared World Heritage Sites by UNESCO, considered historical wonders like Sian Ka’an, Calakmul, the Revillagigedo Islands, Tlacotalpan, El Tajín and Xochicalco, amongst others. These world heritage sites can be found in remarkable cities like Mexico City, Oaxaca, Guadalajara, Mérida and Monterrey.
However, if we are going to talk about unparalleled scenery, then we have to recognize Playa del Carmen, the main place to discover the history and lush greenery of the Riviera Maya. This gorgeous coastline boasts age-old beauty and utter serenity, making it the perfect place wherein to unwind.
The Pueblos Mágicos are a showcase of Mexico’s magic that is recognized on a worldwide scale. These charming spots boast cultural richness and historical relevance conserved over hundreds of years. More than 100 villages form part of this program. The most significant are: Izamal, Valladolid, Palizada, Taxco and the breathtaking Isla Mujeres island.
One of the most unique things about Mexico is its celebrations and traditions. This country places great importance on its beliefs while, more often than not, these are centered around magic and spiritual energy. Cities become alive with color and everywhere you turn you will find handmade products, gastronomy and all kinds of processions in traditional celebrations like the Day of the Dead, Independence Day, El Cervantino Festival and the Cervantinas celebrations. You should not miss the chance to witness these lively festivals on your next trip to Mexico.
We cannot mention gastronomy without recognizing Mexico’s most typical dishes. This country is known for its hot food, meat and vegetables. Some of its most famous dishes are “chiles en nogada” (chiles in cold cream sauce), “pozole” (a stew), “torta ahogada” (a sandwich covered in sauce) “chilaquiles” (a corn tortilla dish), “alegrías” (amaranth grain bars) “jamoncillos” (fudge candy). Trying these traditional delicacies whilst on your visit to these cities and villages will make for the perfect addition to your unique experience.
As soon as you step on Mexican land you will be awestruck by the fascinating culture and history of your stunning surroundings. This is a country you can explore at your own pace. It is most definitely one of the most beautiful places you can visit as its welcoming people and special charm will envelop you in a warm embrace. If you require any information, do not hesitate to contact The Gallery by Sercotel, one of the best hotels in the Riviera Maya, and book your vacation at the best price online guaranteed.