A local’s guide to Mexico City: 10 tips Read moreThose celestial laundries feature in Roma, Alfonso Cuarón’s cinematic memoir, a movie that transports its viewers to the then-faded district a couple of miles to the west of the ancient centre of the vast sprawl that is Mexico City. Facebook Twitter Pinterest A scene from Roma. In the Cuauhtémoc borough of Mexico City, Colonia Roma is divided into Norte and Sur, north and south, and is today one of the capital’s liveliest and most up-and-coming areas. It’s spring all year round in Mexico City – mostly sunny, almost always warm – and I have rarely felt more alive than I did on that daily journey. Frida Kahlo’s neighbourhood: exploring vibrant Coyoacán, Mexico City Read moreFacebook Twitter Pinterest Scene from Roma, set in early-1970s Mexico City, and a contemporary shot of the same neighbourhood.
Source: The Guardian February 17, 2019 06:56 UTC