The Tarascans defied the Aztecs, made peace with the Spanish and preserved their culture. Here are 5 legends.
There are hundreds of languages in Mexico besides Spanish. Some are quite obscure and even mysterious.
The most well-known pyramid in Mexico is still shrouded in mystery.
Tens of thousands of people claim to have been cured by the well water from a small ranch in rural Mexico.
A strange procession of ghostly figures usually foretell bad times and even death.
No one can explain these strange designs etched into the desert floor. Who made them? Why?
A strange clay head was found under an ancient Mexican pyramid. Is it Roman?
The story of sugar skulls, what they mean and how to make them.
An American upstart tried creating a country for himself in northern Mexico.
Mexican cryptid or just a legend? The Huay Chivo has been terrorizing people for centuries.
A lavish tomb of a female Maya ruler was discovered in 1994 at Palenque. The identity of the woman is still unknown.
Dating back 7,500 years, no one knows who painted these outdoor murals, or why.
Do secret extraterrestrial bases exist in Mexico?
The goddess of great destruction and abundance, Coatlicue was feared and revered.
Every country has its own share of urban legends and modern-day myths told at children’s parties, around campfires and now over the internet. Mexico is no exception. Today we look at three scary stories from Mexico. Are these stories based on actual people and events? You decide. Story #1: The Truck Driver on the Deserted […]
On several death lists, this humble priest ministered to tens of thousands of people in need.
Rather than surrender to the Americans, 6 brave cadets fought to their deaths in the 1847 Battle of Chapultepec.
Parts of a 19th Century theory still exist today linking ancient Mexico to a fabulous lost kingdom
An elderly indigenous healer from Oaxaca was the spark that set off the ’60s psychedelic movement
The strange death of a Mexican senator, Big Oil, pirates, the CIA & a missing island.
Many legends come from the central Mexican state of Guanajuato. Here are 5
In 1562 a Franciscan friar serving in the Yucatan burned thousands of Maya artifacts including dozens of books.
In the high pine forests of Puebla a large, hairy humanoid scares off intruders.
The Virgin Mary appeared to a Flemish painter who was jailed by the Inquisition in colonial Mexico City
Manila palace guard Gil Pérez nodded off and woke up 9,000 miles away in Mexico City.
Expanding trade networks went hand in hand with the growth of the Aztec Empire.
A hot/cold state of war existed between Mexico & the US in the early 1900s
Who was this mysterious figure from Ancient Mexico?
The legacy of Africans in Mexico goes back 500 years.
Did a group of ancient Maya leave earth many centuries ago?