MEXICO, TRANSLATION, TRAVEL

TIPS FOR VISITING TEPITO (TRANSLATION)

Tepito is the most imfamous zone of Mexico City.  Known for drugs, muggings, and violence amongst other criminal activity, it is also a busy street shopping and market district known for the prevalence of pirated, illegal goods.  The following is my translation from an article which appeared on the Chilango website.  The original in Spanish […]

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Station / Estación # 94: Tepito

PART I:  LEAD UP TO THE VISIT: GOOD INTENTIONS VERGING ON SCAREMONGERING. There were people who told me to be careful around Indios Verdes and La Paz. Others have cautioned me to be on guard for upcoming MCM Project visits to Iztapalapa and Pantitlán. However, in terms of both quantity and seriousness those warnings pale […]

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