Colorfully spicy, culturally beautiful and historically rich.
Mexico boasts 10,000 kilometers of dual-ocean coastline that bookends thick jungle, mysterious cenotes, snowcapped volcanoes and bustling cities. With attractions that include ancient Mayan ruins, world-renowned art museums and pristine waters perfect for diving and snorkeling, Mexico gives yearning travelers ample reason to drain their vacation days. Wherever you choose to visit next in Mexico, it’s always best practice to explore with a taco and Corona in hand.
When to Go: December-April are the driest months, but busy with vacationers from colder climates. May-June are the hottest months in many parts of the country and September is the middle of hurricane season.
Good to Know:
- Capital: Mexico City
- Population: 128 million
- Language: Spanish
- Currency: Mexican Peso