• Mexico City: what to see plus the best bars, restaurants and hotels

    4 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    The colourful barrios of this teeming, oft-maligned capital are now thriving - with culture, creativity and an exciting, modern food scene Until half a century ago, Mexico City was known as the Paris of the New World. Ample boulevards were lined with palm trees and French-style mansions. Crisp blue skies provided spectacular views of the surrounding snow-capped mountains. The arts flourished. Then the urban decay that would plague many cities around the globe began to take its toll. The second half of the 20th century saw a huge increase in population and the metropolis struggled to cope...
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