Are you one of the people who are amazed by the history and still don´t discover how many of the structures of our ancestors were created? We invite you to learn more about the pre-Hispanic cultures of Mesoamerica, take a break on one of the cheap flights to Mexico and enjoy one of the most exciting experiences, with a unique visual appeal, the heritage of great culture and most admired of the entire world. Meet these two wonderful Magical Towns of San Juan Teotihuacán and San Martin de las Pirámides that Mexico has for you.
It is time to visit the “place where the Gods are”, or better known as Teotihuacán in Nahuatl. Just an hour and a half from Mexico City is this majestic place where Nahuatl mythology tells, it was where the Sun and the Moon were created. Teotihuacán developed its culture from 500 BC. and it became the largest city in Mesoamerica. and by 650 A.D., it reaches its peak in development, but by 800 A.D., Teotihuacán mysteriously expired.
Visiting this wonderful place, declared a World Heritage Site in 1988 and Magical Town in 2018 due to all the culture and great spaces that can be known, is one of the most popular tourist areas in the state of Mexico. Many adventurous couples arrive at this site to be able to admire the enormous pyramids of the Sun and the Moon from the heights in the hot air balloon trips that there is, an important fact, you have to arrive from very early to be able to separate your place. In addition, one of the best events offered at the place is a light and sound show called Night Experience that takes place from November to June. These tourist attractions constitute a cultural, architectural, artisan and gastronomic tour.
In the town of San Martin de las Pirámides, taking a walk through the center of the town is something beautiful, since it has a kiosk with an imposing and huge stone eagle in the Juarez garden, which makes it the perfect place for a great selfie. Later we can find the portals, in that place you can enjoy its typical tamarind candies along with a host of handmade products to return with the perfect souvenir.
Very close to the center is the church of San Juan Bautista, construction of more than 500 years ago, within it you can see the image of the patron of the town, its sculptures of saints and its huge decorated towers.
To close you must visit the San Juan Market, we know that you won´t regret it; just taste its huge gastronomic variety that pleases even the most demanding palates. The specialty is the tacos made with handmade tortillas, with a cutlet or enchilada meat and their nopalitos, they will leave you ecstatic and lower the food delicious pulque served in their clay jar.
This is just a little of everything that can be enjoyed and appreciated in these beautiful Magical Towns that the state of Mexico puts for everyone who visits it. You only need to check the dates on which there are cheap flights to Mexico, to be able to take your backpack and visit these wonderful and magical destinations.