Marlene`s Strolls




Route of Cortes and the new adventures

In the 500th anniversary of this epic adventure, we will follow the steps of these brave men, in company of the controversial Malinche, Doña Marina, we offer you a wide spectre of activities, from the softest to the strongest emotions.

Starting the tour in the Port of Veracruz, we will visit the places that this character went through. In addition, as Hernán Cortés was named Marquis of the Valley of Oaxaca, I decided to extend the trip to Oaxaca where it ends.

Combining history and culture: San Juan de Ulua Fortress and the splendid aquarium. Nature and adventure: kayak ride at the sea o scuba diving on request. This is a journey that includes gastronomy and adventure, it is the opportunity to immerse yourself in the natural and archaeological beauties of our country, and even dance a danzón.

The tour last for 13 days, 12 nights. It is possible to divide the route into several segments, depending on the interest.

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Route of Zapata

What do we really know about Don Emiliano? This Route is designed to enter the different stages of the life of this icon of the Mexican Revolution.

We will see the fragile and crumbling adobe walls of his native house where he played with his brother Eufemio “el flaco”. Later, the brothers were named by the people with the title of Calpuleque, a distinction that will mark the fate of Emiliano Zapata in his fight for the land of Morelos.

We will visit the historical places where the hero’s exploits are told, up to the place where he was ambushed.

The tour lasts 1 day.

Additional option, overnight and swim in the Natural Park Las Estacas.

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Route of Humboldt

Alexander von Humboldt arrives in New Spain in March 1803, after more than a year of touring around our country, surprised by its geography and natural resources called “The Horn of Plenty”.

In 2019, it commemorates 250 years of his birth and 216 years of his journey through Mexico and what better way to celebrate both events than following his steps through 4 fascinating routes designed from his original itinerary.

Route 1 “Start the adventure”, this is a short route from the arrival of Humboldt, passing through Taxco and Cuernavaca to Mexico City.

Route 2 “Between mines” we enter the mining landscape taking a tour of Hidalgo State.

Route 3 “Exploring the diversity and richness of Mexico”, it is a long journey where we will enjoy unique landscapes and know part of the natural and cultural wealth of Hidalgo, Querétaro, Guanajuato, Morelia and Toluca.

Route 4 “Final exploration” is a tour of the places Humboldt went through to embark in the port of Veracruz and return to Europe.

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Following in the footsteps of Frida and Diego to their favourite places

Frida and Diego are emblematic figures of culture and art in Mexico. They were part of an elite group of artists and intellectuals that had an influence on Mexican society since the first half of the 20th century.

Filled with controversy, the life and work of these characters has transcended borders. That is why, this route has been designed for those who want to know a little more about Frida and Diego.

We will visit the places that were the framework of their first encounters, where they met, those they frequented as a couple, their homes and also those where they worked and where their creations are located.

In addition, a culinary workshop-essay is included in this itinerary to reproduce some of the recipes of Frida Kahlo and Lupe Marín, Diego’s first wife.

The tour lasts 6 days, 5 nights. It is possible to divide the route into several segments, depending on the interest.

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Friendship Route of the Olympic Games Mexico 68

The Friendship Route, with its 22 monumental sculptures, is emblematic. It originates from an event that marked a change in Mexico City in both, sports and culture and is part of a unique historical moment, it is also an important sculptural heritage, worthy of being known both in Mexico, and in the world.

I witnessed its development from the beginning, as part of the organization of the Olympic Games, as well as having the fortune to know Mathias Goeritz, creator of the concept of the route.

The sculptures of the Friendship Route are being restored and most have regained new life, some of them had to be relocated and we are doing walking tours around them at the crossroads of Insurgentes Sur and Periférico.

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Route of the Missions: Xilitla and the charms (delights) of the Sierra Gorda

This route includes the 5 missions founded by the Spanish Franciscan friar “Fray Junipero Serra” in the Sierra Gorda between 1751 and 1766.

We will visit the main Missions of baroque style, buildings in which Christian symbolism converge with elements of miscegenation.

We will conclude our route in the Surrealistic Garden of Edward James in Xilitla.

The tour lasts 4 days 3 nights. It is possible to divide the route into several segments, depending on the interest.

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Route of Huamantla, Mexican Mandala.

A multicolored prayer in the longest night, the night that no one sleeps.

In August, the neighbors of each neighborhood prepare with great affection the mosaics of pigmented sawdust and flowers, mats where the procession of the Virgin of Charity will pass.

We will walk about 3 hours through the decorated streets. The entire population there is a kaleidoscope, there are dancers and musicians in the atrium.

We can eat appetizers and other gastronomic delights of the State of Tlaxcala in the market that is assembled for this celebration.

The tour lasts 3 days 2 nights. It is possible to divide the route into several segments, depending on the interest.

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