Monumento a la Independencia
The symbol of Mexico City. Known as ‘El Ángel,’ this gilded Winged Victory on a 45m-high pillar was sculpted for the independence...
An angular tower and mirror-ball ensemble housing the nation’s Bolsa (stock exchange) marks the southern edge of the Colonia Cuauhtémoc.
Cinemex Casa de Arte
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Young Bin Kwan
Enormous portions of bulgogi (marinated beef grilled at your table) are complemented by a fabulous array of side dishes (sesame leaves,...
For an ambitious trek, this urban cycling group organizes rides departing from the Monumento a la Independencia Wednesday evenings. Groups of up to 200 cyclists ride to destinations such as Coyoacán and the northwestern suburb of Ciudad Satélite. Participants must be sufficiently robust to handle excursions of up to 40km. Helmets and rear lights are recommended.