Line 6 (Red)

Station / Estación # 68: La Villa-Basilica

The elaborate sacred grounds of ‘Tepeyac’ constitute something of a religious wonderland. Thousands daily, millions annually, flock to the site to visit the varios chapels, churches, cathedrals and basilicas making it one of the world’s most visited Catholic pilgrimage sites. The centrepiece is the ‘Basilica of Our Lady of Guadelupe‘. In the surrounding area you […]

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Line 6 (Red)

Station / Estación # 8: Lindavista

Empecé a caminar por las calles caótics alrededor de Lindavista justo cunado empezaba a atardecer. Una camioneta grande de color negro con el sitio web nuestromexicodelfuturo.com.mx estampado en su lado me llamó la atención. El eslogan del sitio es ‘Entre este país y el México del futuro está tu visión’. En la parte trasera de […]

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Line 5 (Yellow), Line 6 (Red)

Station / Estación 7: Instituto del Petroleo

I wasn’t too optimistic about finding anything of great interest at this station. I was immediately and pleasantly surprised. Outside the station there is a great street photographic exhibition celebrating Afro-Mexican people and culture. There are approximately 40 enlarged photographs across a distance of 300 metres. The photographer is Paulina Garcia Hubbard.   No estaba […]

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