For untold generations magical practitioners have lived in an area of Veracruz known as Catemaco.
This rich province of the Aztec Empire was very far away and hard to hold onto.
A 16th Century English philosopher and seer possessed an interesting Aztec artifact.
Many legends exist in the north-central Mexican state of San Luis Potosí. Here are four.
In the early 1600s, an escaped slave rebelled against Spain and created an independent self-governing region in Veracruz.
Sister Maria evangelized the Indians of the New World without ever leaving her convent in Spain.
A 13,000 year old skeleton found in the Yucatán may re-write the history books.
What crashed in a remote area of the Mexican state of Puebla in 1977 is still a mystery.
The largest state in Mexico is host to many stories of lost treasures.
Many people know little about the young life of the man who would change history.
Sightings of the legendary Mothman creature have been increasing in Mexico.
Tlaloc has a long history among the gods of ancient Mexico. He was more than just the rain giver.
The story of one of the most complex and little-known civilizations in ancient Mexico
Many legends exist in Mexico’s largest city. Here are 4.
A little-known rural outlaw rose to legend status during his own lifetime in 19th Century Mexico.
Once nearly extinct, this unusual dog has played an important role in Mexico since ancient times
The most breathtaking paintings of the ancient Americas exist in a remote jungle ruin.
3 Gulf Coast towns have an annual fiesta to celebrate the extraterrestrials protecting them.
The Seri have an old legend of white giants arriving in boats. Is there historical fact behind the myth?
After her death, an old maid returned to earth as a female demon and now lurks around snatching unsuspecting men.
Thousands have put their faith in this man who was shot by the Mexican army in 1938.
This fiercely independent people repelled the Aztecs and the Spanish. Who were the Chichimeca?
The Mexican state of Jalisco is home to many legends. Here are 5.
Warfare played an important role in daily life in the Aztec Empire. It had mythical origins.
An unknown Japanese-born medic played an important role in the Mexican Revolution
No one knows who built this fabulous city in Mexico’s Gulf Coast jungles.
Vague treaties and claims leave some people wondering if Alaska isn’t even American.
Orbs, mother ships, strange lights and zeppelins have all appeared over this huge Mexican border town.
The ransacking of a French bakery outside Mexico City prompted a reaction from France: It invaded Mexico.
This lesser-known Virgin receives millions of yearly visitors & is credited with many miracles.