‘El Mijis’ goes from gangster to congressman – Video

‘El Mijis’ goes from gangster to congressman – Video

A new presidential plan has been proposed in Mexico to stop the notorious drug-gang war. President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador thinks young Mexicans can be persuaded to avoid a life of crime. And Pedro Carrizales, a former cocaine addict and drug-gang member – known as “El Mijis”, intends to help from his recently elected position in a local state congress.

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2018 Moto Parade! – Video

2018 Moto Parade! – Video

Kids, girlfriends, boyfriends, Grandpas & Grandmas, motopolice… everybody had fun in the parade. Luxury, original and modified motorcycles, ATV’s, monster ATV and customized vehicles could be seen on the Malecon. From 3:00 pm Avenida del Mar was taken over last Saturday by the motos and bikers who enjoyed the spectacular view of Sea of Cortez. See you

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Spectacular shows for Tianguis Turistico

Spectacular shows for Tianguis Turistico

As part of the opening of Tianguis Turistico, spectacular shows will be held in Mazatlan. On April 14 at 7:00 pm a Creedence Clearwater Revisited  show will take place at the Fisherman’s Monument. It will be a  free public event. On April 15 at 6:00 pm at Angela Peralta  will be the opening ceremony led by

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A new water park in Mazaltan: Alfiland!

A new water park in Mazaltan: Alfiland!

Alfiland, a new water park held its grand opening on March 24th with a cocktail party and a blessing from a priest. The park is located on Highway 15 #13206 at Ejido el Castillo At the opening ceremony, Alfredo Soria, Director of the Sorias Group, the owners of the park said: “I have a young

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“Patasalada” Carnaval – Video

“Patasalada” Carnaval – Video

Enjoy 2018 Mazatlan Carnaval Parade

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Mexico cracks down on cheap mobile phone network – video

Mexico cracks down on cheap mobile phone network – video

A grassroots mobile phone network built in rural Mexico has become a lifeline between indigenous communities and the rest of the world. Source: Aljazeera English

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Mazatlan Urban Renovation – Video

Mazatlan Urban Renovation – Video

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2018 Carnaval Queens!

2018 Carnaval Queens!

Last Saturday in a glamorous ceremony at the Angela Peralta Theater, the Carnaval Queen and the Flowers Queen were chosen from 11 candidates. The event included dance shows and traditional Banda music. The jury elected Alexa Mendez as Carnaval Queen and Sofia Briseno as Flowers Queen. Alexa is 20 years old and is an Engineering

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Mexico becoming a medical tourism destination (video)

Mexico becoming a medical tourism destination (video)

Mexico is becoming a top medical tourism destination for patients from around the world. Over one million people are expected to travel to Mexico this year for affordable or alternative medical procedures, most hailing from the United States, where healthcare costs keep rising. Part of the attraction is its unconventional cancer treatments, which are either

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The Coco Movie – “A love letter to Mexico”

The Coco Movie – “A love letter to Mexico”

“The movie is so much a love letter to the country of Mexico,” said Dave Hollis, Disney distribution Chief. “It’s a celebration of the family, of Mexico’s culture, of its music,” he added. “Coco is also part of larger effort on Disney’s part to craft more inclusive stories and get as much cultural input as possible after decades of

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Mi Mazatlan – a new Video…

Mi Mazatlan – a new Video…

Mazatlecos are always very proud of their beautiful City and they love to promote it. Young Mazatlan talent: Fran Zata, Ivan Gonzalez, Andres Padilla, Valeria Velarde, Soul, Dany El Nise, Hermanos Barraza, DJ Nhas, Jam Baynel Pruys, Juan Watson, Banda Maximo Comando, Punto Final, Grupo Ministro & Juniors De Papi, and other talented folks made  a

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A Video on Mexican Cuisine

A Video on Mexican Cuisine

Mexican cuisine hasn’t stopped evolving . A slow food culture has been inching its way onto the Mexican culinary scene in recent years. While creative flourishes are appreciated more in the dishes than in the wording of the menus , there is something to be said for top Mexican chefs taking pride in their national cuisine

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Mexico Video by Oliver Astrologo

Mexico Video by Oliver Astrologo

A Destination film by Oliver Astrologo in collaboration with Simone Sampó “Don’t make an effort to find an obvious narrative in this short film, we have captured whatever passes by our eyes without any other consideration. We have not captured the typical places, we have lived and absorbed a unique blend of native and Spanish

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Soy puro Mexicano – Video

Soy puro Mexicano – Video

The Mariachi Band of Federal Police amazed people at Plaza Universidad, a mall located in the south of Mexico City. The song “Soy puro Mexicano” was composed by Pedro Galindo (1906 – 1989).  Enjoy!  

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Video – Damian Ortega Mexican Plastic Artist

Video – Damian Ortega Mexican Plastic Artist

Mexican artist Damián Ortega is known for the intriguing sculptures, drawings and films that he makes using everyday materials. One of his best-known works, Domestic Cosmogon, was made when he was commissioned to make a sculpture for the opening of the Jumex Museum in Mexico City. Source: Bloomberg

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