Posts Tagged ‘tips’

Out front of Al Trompito stands Miguel wielding his blade at the rotating meat that makes my mouth water just thinking about it. Al Trompito is located at Londres #199 in the Zona Rosa of Mexico City. The restaurant is very basic, however when the clock hits 4pm there is rarely a vacant seat in […]

Negro Modelo Country: Mexico Alcohol %: 5.3% Negro Modelo is another Mexican beer brewed by Grupo Modelo . As the name would suggest it is a dark beer or as expressed in Mexico “Oscura” This beer has much more body than the “Clara” lagers of Mexico and finishes with a medium to strong malt aftertaste. […]

Ventura Cafe – Zona Rosa Positioned in the centre of Zona Rosa is this fantasic breakfast spot. Being on the corner of Hamburgo and Genova makes this place a top spot for a cheap breakfast as well as the perfect position for some people watching. Although they do serve other meals, this spot has become […]



The city of Puebla is located in the state of Puebla and is slightly over 110 kilometres southeast of Mexico City. Puebla was founded on April 16, 1531 and currently has a population of 1,485,941. The metropolitan area of the city extends over 10 municipalities of the state including the city of Cholula.

Most countries I have travelled to, especially the lesser developed ones, have a common and very prudent warning. – Don’t drink the tap water! Only drink bottled water. Of all of the travel warnings I have been given, this is the one I find most important, but why? The case in Mexico is like this; […]