Information about Mexico
Population: 116,901,761 (2012)
Capital: México D.F. (8,864,370 inhab. est. 2012) Metro area: 20.1 millon (2010)
Official Languages: spanish
The flag carrier of Mexico is Mexicana de Aviación (NX).
Main cities: Mexico D.F., Guadalajara, Monterrey, Puebla, León, Torreon, Ciudad Juarez, Tijuana, Aguas Calientes, Mexicali, Acapulco, Merida
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Mexico in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Mexico, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Mexico - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial PracticesCurrency: Mexican Peso (MXN)
Time Zone: (GMT-6) - (GMT-8) Summer Time (GMT-5) - (GMT-7)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: None
- Recommended vaccines: Hepatitis A, Tetanus-diphtheria and MMR vaccine.