Get your trip started on the right track by knowing a bit about Mexico City before you jet off.
Mexico City is the national capital city of Mexico. It's also about 17 miles (27 kilometers) to the north of Tlalpan, a noteworthy city.
Ready to meet the locals? 12,300,000 people call this part of Mexico, Estado de home.
Ardent sightseers should check out Tlatelolco and the Museo de Arte Moderno. After more things to do in this happening city? The Tamayo Museum of Contemporary Art and the Monument to the Revolution will keep you occupied.
Alameda Central is a lush haven that's easily accessible from the main central area. After a lively morning of exploring the sights, chill out in the shade of one of its trees. Like some more ideas? If you're interested in discovering the local area's history through its buildings, stick Palacio de Bellas Artes on your list. Ensure you stop and read any signs or plaques which tell the intriguing tales behind it. And there's more. Visiting a local area's monuments is a wonderful way to glean an insight into its achievements and history. Swing by The Angel of Independence Monument and find out the inspiring story behind it.