Culture shock is when you’re confronted with the cultural differences of an unfamiliar way of life. Even though Mexico is a neighboring country to my home, there were still huge differences that take an adjustment, or two. Here are some of the cultural differences that you should know before you go to Mexico.
If you’ve been considering a life abroad, whether as an expat, immigrant, or traveler – Mexico is one country you’ll want to add to your list. Here are 10 reasons to help you make the leap into new experiences, a different culture, and likely a higher quality of life.
There’s no doubt that the historic center of Guadalajara (Centro Histórico) is one of the most captivating and important parts of the city. It’s the perfect opportunity to visit the city’s historical landmarks, gaze at the drop-dead gorgeous hodgepodge of colonial, neoclassical and baroque styles of architecture, and get a first hand impression of theContinue reading “Downtown Guadalajara: Self-Guided Walking Tour”
Anthony Bourdain said it best, “Drink heavily with locals whenever possible.” This is easily one of the best ways to get to know a people and an aspect of their culture. This is no exception for Tapatíos. Tapatíos are warm, fun-loving hosts that will open their arms and bars to anyone who wants to partake.Continue reading “Legendary Bars and Cantinas of Guadalajara, Mexico”