Christmas holidays in Mexico is an excellent choice for the holiday season given the country's proximity to the United States, a very good infrastructure for tourism and pleasant weather year round. This article will give you some tips to make the most of your holiday in Mexico.
The main goal in Mexico for lovers of the beach including Acapulco, Cancun, Huatulco, Ixtapa, Los Cabos, Puerto Vallarta and Tulum. Those who prefer to explore cultural heritage and rich history found in the cities of Mexico might want to visit Guadalajara, Guanajuato City, Mazatlan, Merida, Mexico City, Oaxaca, Puebla and San Miguel de Allende.
Places you may want to avoid including Ciudad Juarez, Nogales, Nuevo Laredo, Matamoros, and Tijuana. The u.s. Government warned Americans about that location due to the high level of criminal activity going on there.
Climate and Culture
For the most part, the weather in Mexico is very well during this time of the year with average temperatures hovering around 70 degrees Fahrenheit. Not planning for a White Christmas. Also, Mexico received the least amount of rainfall during this season so you don't have to worry about having your vacation ruined by rain.
The Catholic influence is evident during the time this year since many processions and re-enactments births take place Christ in every town and village. Bright colors abound on the decor and lighting. All activities leading to the Noche Buena (literally, Good Night) or Christmas. There is usually a mass late at night after the family returned to their homes and participate in a midnight Christmas meal together. It is during this celebration that the gifts are opened. Christmas day is a day of rest.
One simple way to improve your vacation is to join in the local party. Of course, your experience will be exponentially more enjoyable if you speak the language of Spain. If you don't, You can learn. It can be fun to do as a family. There are many lessons and tutorials online. If you are serious enough, you can take intensive courses. Be sure to take a phrase book pocket-sized Spain to take with you on your vacation.