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Cheap Flights to Mexico

Mexico, a country located in North America, is officially called the United Mexico States. Mexico shares a border with Belize, Guatemala, and the United States and has the Pacific Ocean to the south and west, the Caribbean Sea to the southeast and the Gulf of Mexico to the east. Mexico is considered to the one of the most visited countries in the world as recognized the World Tourism Organization (WTO).

Mexico attracts many travellers to the country thanks to its Meso-American ruins, historical colonial cities, and numerous colorful festivals and for its excellent nature reserves and beach resorts. The country also boasts of a unique mix of Meso-American and European cultures, which when coupled by its tropical climate, makes Mexico one of the most favored destinations.

When planning to vacation in Mexico, travelers will definitely be spoilt for choices on places to go, sights to see and activities to do while in the country. Here are just a few of the more popular tourist destinations in Mexico that should not be missed and added to the travel itinerary:

Palacio Nacional – Located in the Plaza da la Constitución or the El Zócalo, the Palacio Nacional is the seat of the Federal Executive in Mexico. It is and has been the palace of the ruling class since the Aztec Empire. An interesting piece of history for the palace is that the original palace that belonged to Moctezuma II provided some of the materials that were used to build the Palacio Nacional. Visitors to palace, upon entering the center door, will see the Campana de Dolores, which is the bell that had rung in the town of Dolores Hidalgo at the start of the War of Independence of 1810. The Palacio Nacional is also home to many Diego Rivera murals depicting the civilization of the Mexicans from the arrival of the Quetzalcóatl up to the post-revolutionary period.

Tulum – One of the last inhabited cities that was built by the Mayans, Tulum is home to a Pre-Columbian Maya walled city that had served as a major port of Cobá. It is also considered to be one of the best-preserved coastal Maya sites. The ruins is situated on tall cliffs that stands 39 feet tall found in the Quintana Roo state, which is along the eastern coast of the Yucatán Peninsula on the Caribbean Sea.

Plaza Garibaldi – Popularly known as the home of mariachi music, the Plaza Garibaldi is located in Mexico City’s historic center. It is situated between Calle República de Peru and the historic República de Honduras. To this day, numerous mariachi bands can be found playing at all hours of the day in the Plaza Garibaldi. It is definitely one of the most unique places to visit when in Mexico.

Visit Mexico now and experience its unique culture and natural wonders. Start searching for the cheapest flight tickets and budget airfares to Mexico on Skyscanner Philippines.

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