I write about random findings and travel.

  • This traditional Mexican fermented beverage, made from pineapple rind and core, brown sugar, and cinnamon, is a delightful concoction that stands out for its probiotic properties and unique flavor profile. Tepache hails from pre-Columbian Mexico. As a lightly fermented drink,…

  • My traveler profile is I travel light, I prefer credit cards. I don’t mind spending in restaurants and enjoy the ambiance. I do carry cash mostly for street food. I like walking and taking the subway, when I’m tired I’ll…

  • Looks like Uber One is in Mexico City too! Uber One in Mexico offers a variety of benefits for its members. For a monthly fee of $70 MXN, members can enjoy: I personally use Uber One in US, it’s really…

  • As our days in Mexico City come to an end, we’re drawn back to El Moro Churrería, a place that has sweetened our stay thrice. The churros here are incomparable, their freshness unmatched in the streets of San Francisco. Each…

  • As our adventure in Mexico City winds down, we find solace in the urban oasis of Parque México. Tucked away in Condesa, the park is a sanctuary from the city’s bustle, where the Audiorama, a unique haven for relaxation, beckons.…

  • We were thinking of ending our trip with the fish taco. We were hoping of something reminiscent of the flavors from the Mission District in San Francisco. We found ourselves at El Pescadito Roma in Mexico City. The fish taco…

  • In the heart of Mexico City, streets become stages for the voices of the Triqui people, indigenous inhabitants from Oaxaca’s Tierra Blanca Copala. Their protests, marked by the occupation of streets, are not mere disruptions; they are desperate calls for…

  • As our journey in Mexico City draws to a close, a bittersweet feeling envelops us. We’ve chosen to spend our last day in the vibrant neighborhood of Condesa, immersing ourselves in the art of café hopping. Condesa, with its leafy…

  • Café de Tacuba, a renowned and historic restaurant in Mexico City, was established in 1912. The café is housed in a building that dates back to the colonial era, reflecting the architectural style of that period. Over the years, Café…

  • On our first day in Mexico City, we were captivated by the grandeur of Palacio Postal, but a recent revisit has only deepened our appreciation. This architectural jewel is adorned with gilded interiors and ornate design. Every corner of Palacio…

  • These organilleros street musicians, with their hand-cranked barrel organs, bring an air of nostalgia and charm to the urban landscape. It’s also known as harmonipan. Dressed in their distinctive brown uniforms, reminiscent of an older, almost bygone era. The music…

  • While Sears has faced decline in the U.S., especially on the West Coast with numerous store closures, it remains a presence in Mexico City. Good luck.