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Quiksilver Surf Open Acapulco Comes to an End


The ASP Quiksilver Surf Open came to a close in Acapulco, Mexico, on Sunday, July 22, 2012 under sunny skies and challenging conditions. Here's a quick rundown on some of the results.

Calderon Opens Archaeological Site of El Coporo in Guanajuato


Mexican President Felipe Calderon inaugurated the archaeological site of El Coporo, a corner of civilization that flourished between 200 and 900 A.D., located in the central state of Guanajuato.

Magic, Hornets to Play Preseason Game in Mexico

Associated Press

The Orlando Magic and New Orleans Hornets will play a preseason game in Mexico City. The game will be a homecoming for the Magic's Gustavo Ayon, a Mexican who was dealt from New Orleans to Orlando earlier this month.

Salvemos Puerto: International Bodyboarding Association Launches Campaign in Wake of Hurricane

Puerto Escondido is an internationally recognized surfing paradise that desperately needs the help of the global surf community after being devastated by Hurricane Carlotta in June.

Ancient Mayan 'Night Sun' Temple Unearthed

Agence France-Presse

Archeologists have uncovered a 1,600-year-old Mayan temple dedicated to the "night sun" atop a pyramid tomb in the northern Guatemalan forest near the border with Mexico.

Clowns Take Over Mexico City in Annual Holy Pilgrimage


The streets of Mexico City burst with sound and color as hundreds of clowns made their annual pilgrimage to the Basilica of Our Lady Guadalupe in Mexico City on Wednesday to pay homage to the Virgin of Guadalupe.

Upstarts Strong at Quiksilver Surf Open Acapulco

ASP International

The fourth of six events on the men's ASP North America schedule, the Quiksilver Surf Open Acapulco has seen the emergence of new talent from across the globe in the opening rounds of competition.

Yucatan Museum Blends History of Cocoa With Maya Daily Life


Ecomuseo del Cacao, in Yucatan state's Puuc region, is arranged as a series of traditional thatched-roof houses presenting different themes, and focuses as much on cocoa's mystical significance to the Maya as on the confection itself.

10 Essential Destinations In Mexico


While many think of Mexico as a country that's too dangerous to visit, there are actually many beautiful, safe and historically rich cities worth making a trip for - heres a some of our favorites.

Flights to Mexico Proving Popular This Year


Flights to Mexico appear to be proving a popular option among travelers this year, with the country's tourism ministry releasing figures showing a 5% year-on-year increase in air arrivals during the first five months of 2012.

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