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Personalized Tour of Mexico City
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- Mexican Muralists Tour- Enhance your Mexican art history knowledge on a mural and art focused tour.
- Luis Barragán Tour- Full Day visit to various homes designed by Barragán, including his own home and studio.
- US/Mexico Relations Tour in Chapultapec Park- Did you know the US invaded Mexico City's Governmental Palace during the Mexican American War? Learn this and much more about Mexican politics within the beautiful setting of Chapultepec Park.
- Evening Taco Tour- Wanting to try some of Mexico City’s best street food such as tacos and tlacoyos? We’ve got just the expert for an evening food tour.
- Puebla Excursion- Drive to Puebla, a city known for its varied history, colonial architecture and pottery.
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Lydia Carey is a freelance writer and translator based out of her adoptive hometown, Mexico City. In 2010 she left a life of political science and NGOs for one of tacos, tianguis and Mexican craft beer and has never looked back. In 2016 she published “Mexico City Streets: La Roma,” a visiting and living guide to one of the city's most eclectic neighborhoods, Colonia Roma. Her work has been published in close to 100 national and international publications and she blogs about her favorite place at www.MexicoCityStreets.com.
Born and raised in Mexico City, Ignacio is an architect with special interest in the urban theme and a keen focus on Mexican history. He studied landscape architecture at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in Melbourne, Australia, and graduated in architecture at the “Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey”. His interest in cities, has led him to visit countries in Europe, Asia, South America and North America, but after all, Mexico City keep being his passion. Full of colors, flavors, friends and tradition, Mexico City is the place where Ignacio can find the freshness of a contemporary city and the warmness of its ancient hometown.
Born and raised in Mexico City, Julio Pastor is a proud pedestrian of his native city. He completed a BA in Fine Arts at UNAM. In 2008, he moved to the Netherlands where he completed his MFA, specializing in the Urban Landscape. After seven years, he returned to Mexico and turned the focus of his art production to the city that he roams every day. His art production is thoroughly inspired on what he encounters during his everyday walks, but also by a great deal of reading on topics related to architecture and urbanism. When not working at his art practice, Julio can be found teaching undergraduate drawing courses in the architecture department at the Universidad Iberoamericana, or enjoying the city with his wife and two children.
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