Since midnight last night the southern section of line 12 has been closed due to safety concerns.  Maintenance will be carried out on the elevated section of the track rendering 11 stations  out of operation. So with just 3 stations left to update this project I can not ride the metro to visit them.  Free... Continue Reading →


Station / Estación #150: Hospital 20 de Noviembre

This station, sandwiched between Insurgentes Sur and Zapata, takes its name (I'm sure you worked it out) from the nearby hospital.  It, in turn, I assume, is named after the significant day in Mexican history of November 20 1910 when Francisco Madero crossed into Mexico from Texas to initiate the Mexican revolution. Fairly quiet streets... Continue Reading →

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