Taking the Bus in Mexico City

I’m a big fan of the Mexico City subway system, which is super cheap, super fast, and super easy to navigate once you get the hang of it. It’s also remarkably comprehensive. This trip we managed to avoid paying for a cab, and only took the bus once—when we traveled from our van (which we left parked on the far outskirts of the city) to a metro that would take us to our hotel. However, from the sound of it, […]

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Subways

The Metro in Mexico City is a fast and fun way to get around. Using the color codes, symbols and maps found in stations and cars, you can more or less figure out where you are and where you are going. A ticket is ridiculously cheap and the Metro stations alone are worth the price. Many have interesting displays, including archaeological treasures from the excavation of the subway tunnels. The Metro closes at midnight; after that you’ll have to rely […]

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