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Customer Travel Tips for Mexico City

87% Avg. city rating Rated by 30 customers

Activities / excursions 88%

Restaurants / eating out 93%

Shopping 79%

Chilling out / relaxing 76%

Getting around / public transport 92%

Sightseeing 91%

Culture 97%

Nightlife / partying 81%

Value for money 91%

Customer Travel Tips for Mexico City

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80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


26 Feb 2020

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Eat vegan ramen!

Liked: The food!

Disliked: Too many cars.

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100% Avg. rating


02 Sep 2019

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Partying / nightlife

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: walk the city as much as you can.

Liked: there is always something to do.

Disliked: monday is a dead day.

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
80% Avg. rating


24 Jun 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Meet Mexican people!

Liked: Museums, metro easy to use. I felt very safe.

Disliked: No

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
89% Avg. rating


09 May 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Explore the city and its many interesting sites.

Liked: Everything.

Disliked: No

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
87% Avg. rating


04 May 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Use cash

Liked: The culture

Disliked: They used a lot of oil in the food

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


23 Jan 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: The staff at hostels are a mine of information try to get local advice it will enahhance your trip. For teotihuacan if you can share a guide with other visitors it enhances tje experience although they are not cheap

Liked: The pyramid of teotihuacan was my main reason for being there and I absolutely loved it!

Disliked: A bit too many people thus I left for a quieter city

96% Avg. rating
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  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
96% Avg. rating


15 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Leave enough time to explore all the great neighborhoods and go see the pyramids. A weekend wasnt enough!

Liked: A city full of surprises

Disliked: Nothing

51% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 20%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 20%
51% Avg. rating


14 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Be wary but not too cautious

Liked: The museums, it's easy to get around, generally the people are friendly

Disliked: It is SO CROWDED, it is a HUGE city. I also felt uncomfortable as a solo female traveller - the men leer at you incessantly. I also met a lot of people who had gotten into fights or been robbed at gun point. But in saying that nothing happened to me and I would recommend visiting if you like big cities.

96% Avg. rating
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  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


28 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Learn some of the standard phrasebook words in Spanish. for L earn some of the standard phrasebook Spanish. Learn, that is.

Liked: A paradise for jaywalkers (like me). Food everywhere, and good. Perpetual springtime or perhaps early summer. Zocalo on Sunday.

Disliked: Only dislike is that I don't think I could quite afford an apartment there for my occasional visits.

100% Avg. rating
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100% Avg. rating


25 Oct 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Go to Teotihuacan with a local bus

Liked: Everything

Disliked: Pollution

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100% Avg. rating


19 Sep 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Take a walk in PASEO DE LA REFORMA, at day and at night, it´s simply one of the most beautiful avenues in the country.

Liked: It´s diversity and contrast.

Disliked: As a tourist people try to charge you more and inflate the prices in some neighborhoods like Xochimilco for example, this man wanted us to pay $1000 MXN for a trajinera....when the offical price according with the government is $350 tops.

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


04 Sep 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Use the metro to navigate! Cheap, easy and fast.

Liked: Museums, culture and great street food.

Disliked: Occasionally chaotic.

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


17 May 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Romantic getaway Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Eat street food!

Liked: Culture, excitement

Disliked: VERY dense population

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
78% Avg. rating


16 May 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Stay in the center of the city.

Liked: History layers from different ages.

Disliked: Can't tell

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
87% Avg. rating


12 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: air pollution

Liked: Nice People, great Nightlife, it feels very safe

Disliked: The Poll

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
84% Avg. rating


05 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Stay in Roma Norte. Do not stay in StayInn Barefoot Condessa

Liked: It has amazing food. It has got great bars.

Disliked: It is very polluted

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87% Avg. city rating Rated by 30 customers

Activities / excursions 88%

Restaurants / eating out 93%

Shopping 79%

Chilling out / relaxing 76%

Getting around / public transport 92%

Sightseeing 91%

Culture 97%

Nightlife / partying 81%

Value for money 91%

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