Mexico: Through Natalia’s Eyes



Where are you originally from?​


In one word or sentence, how do you describe your people?

On a scale of 1-10, how well does your country speak English?

Can you give a key phrase/word/expression that people in your country usually say?

How do I say “hello/thank you/please/sorry” in your language?
Hola/gracias/por favor/ disculpe

Are you more like laid back or party people?
Both depending on the trip or situation


Best food? Weirdest food? Local food to try?
Chilaquiles/mole and chapulines/pozole

Best drink? Local drink to try?
Tequila herradura reposado / Clamato con cerveza

How is breakfast served in your country?
Salty eggs with different stuff or chilaquiles


The best festival to attend?
Día de muertos in Michoacán

Which sport are you guys crazy about?

What excursions and/or activities do you extremely suggest that visitors MUST do?
Depend on the place you can camp on the mountains, swim in the amazing beaches, surf in some of them, climb the volcanoes, it depend on your taste

Are there any local customs a visitor should be sensitive to?
Respect the traditions and the people and the rules of the places you visit


What is/are the most surreal places/landmarks to visit?
Tulum, Bacalar, isla Holbox, playa balandra, Cuatro Ciénegas, grutas de tolantongo, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato

Can you name a place that most people have not heard of? A secret spot perhaps!
Cuatro Ciénegas, dunas de yeso

Where can visitors find the best beach?
Tulum or playa balandra

If I’m staying for less than a week, which city should I choose?
Visit Quintana Roo and Yucatán


In one word or sentence, how do you describe your country?

How many days at least should a visitor spend in your country?
At least a month

When is the best time to visit?
I like October because is low season and you can enjoy more places

What is your country’s most popular stereotype/cliché?
We don’t ride in dunkeys and wear sombreros everyday


Are you a traveler? Which place is your favorite so far?
Yes and my favorite one is Bacalar in Mexico

What’s your best travel story?
Getting to know the Masai people in Kenya

Why do you love traveling?
I’m eager to know the cultures from different parts of the world and to see the places and to know the history about every single one of them


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