The heat of the second season of the year is making itself felt, and with the first rains nearly the entire country succumbs to the exuberant greenness.
Among the twelve towns that we introduce you to in this section, you will find perfect locations for sporting activities and for contemplating nature, places such as Mazmitla in Jalisco, Jalpan in the Sierra Gorda range, and Santiago in the region of canyons in the festivals in the summer. In Parras everything is jubilation when it is time for the grape harvest, while Zacatlan comes to life with the apple festival, and Huamantla flourishes among carpets of sawdust. At this time of year, Xico, Cuitzeo, and Malinalco celebrate their patron saints with colorful parades that nearly all the inhabitants of the towns participate in with great fervor. Tula, in Tamaulipas, celebrates one more anniversary of its founding. The cooper artisans of Santa Clara del Cobre wait for August to show off the best of their art, while Mineral de Pozos puts aside its small town ambiance to dream a bit among the long notes of the Blues Festival.
MichoacanThis great town, famous for its mining past, can be found in the Sierra Madre Oriental of Michoacan.
CampecheA river settlement of low houses with the unusual characteristic of roofs with French tiles.
HidalgoThe town itself brings us colors from another era: 18th-century buildings, old mines, archways, fountains, red-tile roofs, and displays where silver artisanry shines.
JaliscoIts name means 'land of color' in Nahuatl, christened as such due to the earth's tonalities in the area.
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State of MexicoTepotzotlan holds some of colonial-era Mexico's most important examples of religious architecture.
SonoraCalled Ciudad de Portales, Alamos is famous for its outstanding colonial architecture, an unforgettable trip into the past.
AguascalientesOnce a mining outpost, this Magical Town is loaded with history - especially when taking into account its small size.
JaliscoLocated at the foot of the Western Sierra Madre in West Jalisco, San Sebastian del Oeste ('Saint Sebastian of the West) made us dream about the wild west and its cowboys.
GuerreroTaxco was one of the Spanish Viceroyalty's most prosperous mining cities and so conserves interesting architectural jewels.
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State of MexicoThe perfect place for getting in touch with nature and letting your emotions flow. Whether on the ground, in the water, or from up high in the air.