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.
The Aztec city of Tenochtitlan was originally built on the site of where Mexico City now stands. Zocalo is the city’s main square, and makes for a great starting point. The Templo Mayor Museum brings Aztec myth and legend to life. As you will soon find out, there is an endless amount of fresh produceWatch Now >>
Travel with Shari Belafonte and explore Merida’s Old World architecture. Ride to Progreso, and tour the ruins of the Mayan and Toltec civilizations at Chichen Itza and Uxmal. Continue on to Cancun and snorkel through Caribbean waters at Akumel and Isla Mujeres…Watch Now >>
Deep in the rainforest of southern Mexico, a civilization emerged 3,000 years ago. For centuries thereafter, the surrounding rainforest concealed a shocking secret; a lost city where human sacrifice was a way of life. Here lies Palenque, lost city of the Mayans.Watch Now >>
3:06Mercado Libertad, La Chata Restaurant, and the Tonala Craft Market in Guadalajara, Mexico with Rudy Maxa
Guadalajara’s Mercado Libertad (aka Mercado San Juan de Dios) is one of the oldest parts of the very old city of Guadalajara. For a sumptuous meal, join Rudy and friends at La Chata Restaurant. The Tonala Craft Market (aka Artesanías Tonala) is a great place to find beautiful ceramic, iron, and glass pieces.Watch Now >>