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[11 May 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Mexico’s Cuisine: A Way for a Merrier World

J.R.R. Tolkien once said, “If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world”. 
Maybe Mexico’s high regard for food explains it merry character and its unique UNESCO’S recognition as Intangible Cutural Heritage for humanity should also be seen as a lesson to follow. In any case, Mexico is definitely more than “what meets the eye” and therefore the America’s Champion for Cultural Heritage.
When it comes to choices, enjoying and learning might transform into a solo word that would describe the …

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[25 Dec 2010 | 2 Comments | ]
Mexican Tenor: Umberto Veloz, another pride of Mexican birth.

Mexico is known for its great cultural contribution to the world, considered by UNESCO as one of the largest contributor worldwide in terms of cultural heritage and the importance of culture´s value in national economy. Added to this, Mexico also offers great human talent, as is the case of Umberto Veloz, undoubtedly the most beautiful male voice of the Latin American Folk music and the most important discovery of this artistic genre in recent years.
Mexico is worldknown as a birthplace of great tenors. Umberto broadens this group even …

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[21 Jul 2010 | 2 Comments | ]
Mexico tops the Americas in UNESCO’s World Heritage List

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) was founded in 1945 with the aim of contributing peace and security to the world through education, science, culture and communications. The Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage was founded in 1972 merging from two separate movements, the first focusing on the preservation of cultural sites, and the other dealing with the conservation of nature.
Every year the UNESCO publishes the World Heritage List, which lists objects (such as a forest, mountain, lake, desert, monument, building, complex, …

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[2 Mar 2010 | No Comment | ]
Coldplay, Frida Kahlo, and Viva la Vida…

Chris Martin, Jonny Buckland, Guy Berryman and Will Champion form Coldplay, a British alternative rock band that was formed in London in 1997. Being one of the world´s most popular bands, it is interesting to know that Coldplay’s lead vocalist, Chris Martin has very strong feelings for Mexico, which inspired the band in their last album’s name and led the group to close their Viva la Vida tour in Mexico.
Coldplay’s last album, Viva la Vida or Death and all his Friends, is named after one of Frida Kahlo’s most …