Mexico City has a very upscale area known as Planco, which is favored by the wealthier inhabitants of Mexico City. It is also home to many foregin embassies, large shopping centers and fancy restaurants that make it a fun place to visit to get to know how the privileged in Mexico live. It is primarily…

Xochimilco lies about 17 miles south of Mexico City and is an amazing network of canals and islands.  It was declared a Unesco World Heritage site and is part of an old town (with the same name) with traditional marketplaces, historic churches and festivals. It was founded by Aztecs in an area where the land…