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Mexico City made easy

Mexico City is shaking off its shady reputation. Kaye Holland shows you the way to go

Mexico City is often in the headlines for all the wrong reasons – read crime, congestion and pollution – but don’t be scared by its sinister rep. 933 more words

The 10 most influential Latinos around the world

Latin America has provided the world with individuals who did not go unnoticed. Revolutionaries, writers, actors, politicians, economists; all notable personalities that the world admires and respects in the present day. 1,123 more words

Hispanic Heritage

1994, el año que México sobrevivió

1994, el año que México sobrevivió, 23 de marzo, Excélsior.

Por Wilbert Torre/especial.

La tarde del 7 de octubre de 1992 el presidente George Bush abrazó a Carlos Salinas de Gortari en el hotel Plaza San Antonio. 637 more words

Museo Soumaya

The Museo Soumaya is a private museum in the Nuevo Polanco area of Mexico City. Admission to the museum is free. It is owned by the Carlos Slim Foundation and contains the extensive art, religious relics, historical documents, and coin collection of Carlos Slim and his late wife Soumaya, after whom the museum was named. 269 more words


Meet 7 of Mexico's richest people

Mexico had a strong showing in Forbes’ World Billionaires list. Mexico had the second-most Latin American billionaires on the list, only coming in second to Brazil. 532 more words


Saint Charbel: A Touch of Lebanon in Mexico

Just inside the door of the imposing Basilica of Our Lady of Guanajuato, on the well manicured Plaza de La Paz, is a statue of an exotic, hooded monk. 116 more words


Warren Buffett overtakes Carlos Slim to become world’s second-richest man

Warren Buffett has passed Carlos Slim to become the world’s second-richest person.

Investing novices and experts alike can learn from the advice that the world’s most famous investor has articulated through the years. 633 more words