18 02, 2019

Callejoneadas

February 18th, 2019|mexican culture|0 Comments

One of Zacatecas' trademark traditions is the so called “Callejoneada”.  A Callejoneada is a popular type of party in which a group of people gather at a specific downtown meeting point, at night, and along with a “tamborazo” marching band and a donkey carrying a mezcal large jug, go walking through the streets and alleys [...]

24 11, 2017

Mexico in movies

November 24th, 2017|mexican culture, Mexican holidays, mexican movies, News|0 Comments

Mexico has been portrayed in hundreds of movies all around the world throughout history. However, this has quite often been done in a caricature manner, emphasizing fake and sad stereotypes of what Mexican culture is thought to be for those unfamiliar to it and thus, not being of the liking and appreciation of Mexicans in [...]