Some people think that Cinco de Mayo, or the fifth of May is Mexican Independence Day, but Mexico actually celebrates its independence from Spanish rule on September 16. This is one of the most important days of the year in Mexico. For weeks leading up to September 16, vendors make their way through Mexico’s […]
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Congratulations to Mexico on its Bicentennial!
September may be the beginning of the winter holiday season, but it also marks a special Independence Day holiday in Mexico. This year, on September 16, Mexico celebrates 200 years of freedom from Spanish rule and 100 years since the end of the Mexican Revolution. It will be an exciting occasion with many commemorative festivals […]