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CCTV Report: Mexico City Metro Fare Increase

Here is the third and final clip from the recent series CCTV did about the Mexico City Metro.  This one deals with the fair increase which came into effect late last year.  The 2 peso (15c) increase, elevating the cost of a ride on the system to 5 pesos, doesn’t seem like much but when […]

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CCTV Report: Hawkers in the Mexico City Metro

Here is another video from the series CCTV did about the Mexico City Metro.  While you might not immediately notice, or notice at all, prostitution in the metro (as shown in the previous clip I posted) the same cannot be said for the ubiquitous hawkers peddling anything and everything; chewing gum, CDs, nail clippers, spelling […]

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Mexico City Metro Project

In late 2011 I got the idea that it would be an interesting challenge and above all an unforgettable experience to traverse the entire, extensive metro system of Mexico City. Beginning in early 2012 the idea will come to fruition. However, it is not just a matter of riding the metro to each station.  I […]

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