Traditional Mexican Music

Magic of Traditional Mexican Music Traditional Mexican music is diverse and very rich. It has long history and it represents a never-ending source of positive energy, joy and comfort. Music is a big part of Mexico and Mexican way of living. Mexican men often serenade their women or hire trios of mariachi to do it…

Mexican Sayings

Mexican sayings are a true treasure of Mexican people. Here is a representative list of Mexican sayings that holds insight to Mexican culture and great wisdom. Each of these sayings can be analyzed and elaborated which gives you an opportunity to learn and expend your social knowledge and intelligence. There is more time than life…

Mexican Religion

What is the Religion of Mexico? What makes Mexican religion special and unique? How religious are the Mexicans? Even though Mexico has no official religion most of Mexicans (between 85% and 90%) are Roman Catholics. About 6% of Mexicans are Protestants which is close to 4.5 million of people. Other religions in Mexico include Islam,…

Mexican Holidays

Mexican Holidays There are three kinds of Mexican holidays: Statutory holidays, Civic holidays and Festivities. Statutory holidays are days that are designated by the government and observed nationwide. During these holidays employees are entitled to a day off with regular pay. Statutory Holidays in Mexico New Years Day (January 1) Constitution Day (February 5) Benito…

Mexican Tattoos

Mexican Tattoos Overview Mexican tattoos can be divided into two main categories: Mexican religious tattoos and non religious tattoos. Mexican Religious Tattoos Tattoos have been a part of traditional Mexican culture for thousands of years. Almost all Mesoamerican pre-Columbian civilizations were familiar with tattoos and were very fond of them. Nowadays, many Mexicans have tattoos…

Mexican Jokes

Best Mexican Jokes Jokes about Mexicans are very popular. In fact they are one of the most popular jokes in United States and beyond. Of course, jokes wouldn’t be jokes if they are not making fun of someone (in this case Mexicans). As you know whenever someone is made fun of there are mixed feeling…

Mexican Slang Words

About Mexican Slang Words Knowing Mexican slang words is quite important if you plan on going to Mexico and socialize with ordinary Mexicans. In other words if you really want to get to know Mexico you should not go to some remote and isolated vacation resort but rather you should go and meet ordinary Mexicans…

Mexican Wedding Traditions

About Mexican Wedding Traditions Mexican wedding traditions are unique and special in many ways. In Mexican culture family is very important, which is why most of Mexicans are family oriented and have great respect for their family members. Since the marriage is regarded as the begging and a birth of a new nucleus family its…

Mexican Traditions

Mexican Traditions Overview Mexico is a country with long and rich history. Mexico is also a country of many, and diverse, traditions that have survived many centuries due to the fact that Mexicans, especially those living in the rural areas, are traditional people that respect and preserve important Mexican traditions. Mexican Christmas Traditions Mexican Christmas…

Mexican Sports

Mexican Sports Most popular Mexican sports are soccer, baseball, basketball, bullfighting, boxing and wrestling. Other sports like auto racing, American football, tennis, golf, polo and many others are also appreciated. Mexican Soccer Mexican soccer is the most popular sport in Mexico and there is no other sport discipline that can compare with its unquestionable number…