Hiking in Nevado de Toluca, Mexico

Nevado de Toluca is a large stratovolcano in central Mexico, located about 80 km west of Mexico City near the city of Toluca. It is around three hours drive from Mexico City. Hiking in Nevado de Toluca is one of the highlights of my Mexico trip.  Read more

Food Tour in Milpa Alta, Mexico

Milpa Alta is Mexico City’s rural southernmost borough. It is best known for two things: acres of cactus fields and fresh homemade mole. Most families in the Milpa Alta town of San Pedro Atocpan earn their living making mole pastes and powder from scratch. This is one-of-a-kind tour that gives you an inside look at this unique and beautiful region and showcases the traditions of Mexican food!  Read more