Mexico City (Ciudad de México) is located in the Anáhuac Valley at an elevation of almost 2,200 meters, surrounded by massive mountain ranges. Two beautiful snow-capped volcanoes that loom over the city provide a breathtaking backdrop. Here are the top 5 must-see attractions in Mexico City.
The National Museum of Anthropology
One of the most important of its kind in the world is located in Chapultepec Park and is easy to overlook due to the massive monolithic figure that marks its entrance.
This astonishingly successful example of contemporary architecture, which was completed in 1964, is known for its superb exhibits of old Indian art treasures.
The Zócalo (or Plaza de la Constitución) is one of the world’s largest squares, located in the heart of the historic city. It is bordered to the north by the Metropolitan Cathedral and to the east by the National Palace, as well as a …