- Por Francisco Fulco
- 18 October, 2018
You can already imagine the number of places to visit in CDMX that have accumulated during the almost 700 years that have an existence in this city, from archaeological sites, colonial temples, palaces built during the Porfiriato, countless museums and historic districts that itself They have been straining between the multiple things to do in Mexico City. Here is a list of 5 things to do in Mexico City the next time you stay at the Hotel Kali Escandón:
1.- Walk through the streets of the Historic Center. Destination among the places to visit in CDMX, because it concentrates a large number of majestic buildings. In the place of the zocalo you can visit the National Palace, which houses impressive murals by Diego Rivera. On one side are the ruins of the Templo Mayor, the most important ceremonial and tributary center of the Aztec empire. It is also located in the Metropolitan Cathedral, built between 1573 and 1813. In search of more tourist interest and things to do in Mexico City, walk down the street May 5 or Madero to the Palace of Fine Arts , that will dazzle you with its carrara marble facade. Walk through the Alameda Central, the large trees and beautiful fountains have seen a parade to many of the classes of social classes in its 400 years of existence.
2.- Explore the Bosque de Chapultepec. We need a full week if you would like to visit all the tourist sites of Mexico City that houses the Bosque de Chapultepec in its almost 680 hectares. This urban park is among the largest in the world and counts its treasures in the Castillo de Chapultepec, the National Museum of Anthropology, the Museum of Modern Art, the Tamayo Museum of Contemporary Art and several more. Also in the Bosque de Chapultepec you will find the National Auditorium, the mechanical games of the Chapultepec Fair, as well as countless fountains, monuments, sports areas and 3 artificial lakes.
3.- Admire the University City murals Although there are around 110 murals in all of C.U., there are 8 that enter our list of things to do in CDMX; These are located in the central campus of the University City of the UNAM, in the Rector’s Tower, the Central Library and the University Olympic Stadium. The authors of these works are Siqueiros, Juan O’Gorman and Diego Rivera.
4.- Sail in a trajinera in Xochimilco And if we talk about tourist places south of Mexico City, you can not miss a morning or an afternoon aboard a colorful trajinera in Xochimilco. These boats are made of wood and were common in the lacustrine environment of pre-Hispanic Mexico. Xochimilco still retains channels that you can navigate with a guide; In the fun tour you will come across live music, delicious typical appetizers, interesting legends, crafts and refreshing drinks.
5.- Visit the most “chic” neighborhoods in Mexico City When you stay at Hotel Kali Escandón, you will be just a few minutes away from La Condesa and La Roma, two historic colonies that have gained renown in recent years for having developed an incredible offer of things to do in Mexico City, including specialized restaurants, bars and coffee shops, as well as alternative nightclubs, theaters, art galleries and boutiques that are the delight of residents and visitors. Architecture, history, nature, art and fun, these 5 tourist places in Mexico City bring together everything you need in your visit to our beautiful country!
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