Estado de México

A Weekend Camping and Hiking at Nevado de Toluca, Mexico’s Fourth-Highest Volcano

Mexico’s volcanoes are beautiful and foreboding, their sharp peaks scraping the sky and many times shrouded in clouds. And while Mexico’s three highest peaks are either inaccessible to hikers (Popocatépetl) or very difficult to climb even with a guide (Citlaltépetl and Iztaccihuatl), Nevado de Toluca… Read More »A Weekend Camping and Hiking at Nevado de Toluca, Mexico’s Fourth-Highest Volcano

Barbacoa coming straight out of the pit to your plate.

A Pilgrimage to Texcoco’s Barbacoa Mecca (As Seen on Netflix’s Taco Chronicles)

Netflix’s Taco Chronicles docuseries has been described as a love letter to the taco. And let me tell you, tacos deserve all this love and more. They are the quintessential Mexican food and can be eaten for breakfast, lunch or dinner (or even better as… Read More »A Pilgrimage to Texcoco’s Barbacoa Mecca (As Seen on Netflix’s Taco Chronicles)