Massive Mexico City has been a power since at least the 13th century, when the awe-inspiring island metropolis of stone fortresses and lush canals was called Tenochtitlán. It was the seat of the mighty Aztec Empire, a glorious capital known ... 

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Square of the Three Cultures

December 2014

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The Aztec pyramid

Aztec Temple of the Sun

April 2014

Zoom picture taken while standing on the Aztec Temple of the Moon

The beginning of the tour in the heart of Mexico City

November 2012

Mexico City was built on and now over a lake. The Aztecs saw a sign of the Eagle eating the Snake and built their temples and city around 1315 AD. Then in 1521 AD Hernan Cortez and Spain conquered Mexico City and tore down the Pyramids and built Roman Catholic Churches. Any who did not join died.

Aztec mask

March 2009

During the trip you will visit a workshop where you can see how the masks are made and you may also purchase them.


March 2009

This is one of the most beautiful stones (also the most expensive).It is used for making parts of Aztec masks, but also for small sculptures and jewelery.

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