Part 2 – Plan some stuff to do

So possibly you booked the trip to Mexico City and have some time to pre-plan or make arrangements. Most of this is stress about getting around and we are just familiarizing, so if internet isn’t available and we’re nervous or confused, we’ll still be confident about some framework. I like to get a Metro card charged up and in this case there is a light rail too, but just pay for that on one round trip when you get there. First idea:

Parks/Museums

Xochimilco (Little Venice) 1hr26min from hotel, 8 pesos each way (see screenshots).

Allende board through Metro (orange symbol)
to
Tasqueña board through Xochimilco Light Rail (blue symbol) follow signs for ‘Tren Ligero’ 3 pesos to Xochimilco.

Other info if needed.

Green Lung

Near Museum of Anthropology.
Av. Paseo de la Reforma s/n, Polanco, Bosque de Chapultepec I Secc, Miguel Hidalgo, 11560 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico

Garibaldi station Metro B (Red symbol) 38min towards Campo Marte, stop at Anthropóloga, 6 pesos each way (see screenshots).


Museums at Night

Some entries free; it is the last Wednesday of each month. This trip it falls on December 29th.

Bars/Restaurants

Biergarten, C. Querétaro 225, Roma Nte., Cuauhtémoc
Walk one hourish.
Head West to Paseo de la Reforma, take a left until you bump into Ángel de la Independencia, hook a left and stay reasonably straight crossing Chapultepec and passing Villa de Madrid on the right then under Insurgentes Sur and right after City Tattoo Mex on Querétaro.

Not far from there. Continue West and go left on Medellin until Coahuila and left again to find Por Siempre Vegana 2
Coahuila 169, Roma Nte., Cuauhtémoc, 06700 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico
Happy Cow Reviews.

Nightclubs

Hyde
Paseo de Los Tamarindos 90, Privado 02, Bosques de las Lomas, Cuajimalpa de Morelos, 05120 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico

Trip is 1hr9min, 16 pesos each way.
Hours: 11pm-330am on Friday/Saturday only.

Bus yellow line towards Terminal Central de Autobuses del Sur, board at Violeta to stop Salto de Aqua
Metro pink line towards Observatorio, stop Tacubaya
Bus dark green Metro Tacubaya Calle Arquitecto Carlos Lazo or Monte de la Cruces towards Camión, stop is Bosque de Alisos & Carretera Federal México-Taluca

Other events

12.29 Camilo tickets.

450mx=21.72

Screenshots from Google Maps.

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