Chichen Itza Chosen as One of the New Seven Wonders of the World


The list of new world wonders includes The Great Wall of China, Petra, Christ the Redeemer, Machu Picchu, The Colisseum, and Taj Mahal The Mayan city of Chichen Itza, located in the Mexican state of Yucatan, was chosen as one of the “Seven New Wonders of the World” by approximately 100 million people around the globe, who cast their ballots by phone and Internet. “The selection of Chichen...

Mexico’s First-quarter International Tourism Results Show Significant Growth


International tourism revenues up 14.6 percent compared with same period last year Mexico’s international tourism arrivals and revenues were up in the first quarter of this year, demonstrating the continued growth of one of the country’s most important economic sectors and allaying fears that the new passport requirement imposed on travelers returning from Mexico to the United States would...

Miss Universe Pageant 2007 to be Held in Mexico City


Event marks second time in 15 years that Mexico’s capital city has played host Mexico City will be hosting Donald Trump’s Miss Universe Pageant 2007, marking the second time in 15 years that the city—one of the world’s largest–has played host to this top-line event. The pageant, to be held for the second time at Mexico City’s state-of-the-art National Auditorium (the first was in...