Discover the heartfelt city of Tlaquepaque, a center for high quality furniture, antiques, and art. Everywhere you will find artisans creating splendid pieces using a variety of materials and methods. Mariachi music is the heart and soul of Mexico, and Rudy was lucky enough to also experience a live outside performance of The University of Guadalajara’s Ballet Folclorico.
Chapultepec Park in Mexico City was the first location the Aztecs settled upon and lived centuries ago. The National Museum of Anthropology is one of the finest, most comprehensive and interesting museums in the world. The Mercado de Artesanias La Ciudadela is an immense marketplace that sells a wide variety of unique goods, and theWatch Now >>
Stemming out from California, the Baja peninsula juts into the Pacific Ocean like an icicle. The dazzingly arid peninsula is a succession of sunset-kissed beaches and trickling creeks. Each year, millions of whales come to reproduce in the preserved waters of the peninsula that their ancestors knew so well.Watch Now >>
Hola from Guadalajara, the “City of Roses.” Rudy Maxa explores the rich history and culture of “the most Mexican of cities,” with its colonial architecture, dramatic murals, mariachi music, and vibrant folk art. Rudy visits such historical sites as the monument that commemorates the founding of Guadalajara…Watch Now >>