Mexico is one of the most visited and populated countries in the world, which covers a land area of 742,485 sq mi (1,923,039 sq km) and with a total area of 761,602 sq mi (1,972,550 sq km). The country is bordered by the United States to the north, the Gulf of Mexico to the east, Belize, Guatemala and the Caribbean Sea to the southeast and the Pacific Ocean to the south and west. Mexico is consisting of thirty-one states and one federal district (the capital city). Mexico City is the capital and largest city in the country with a total of 19,013,000 metro. area, and 8,591,309 being the city proper.
As one of the world`s most popular tourism destinations, Mexico offers a fair share of almost everything such as wonderful climate and geographies, rich histories and cultures as well as vibrant celebrations and traditions. Mexico’s climate vary from tropical to arid, with landscape consisting of mountains, volcanoes, plateaus, deserts, and coastal lowlands. The country’s culture and heritage is mainly a product of various civilizations including the Mexica, Maya, Olmec, and Zapotec. 90% of Mexico’s inhabitants are Roman Catholic, however most of them incorporate several pagan deities and rituals honoring the Aztec and Mayan roots. As a result, festivals here are influenced by some rituals and a large number of catholic celebrations which greatly attract visitors.
In addition to the above mentioned things that make Mexico a traveler’s paradise, the country also offers other things students are looking for, such as affordable cost of living, nice and welcoming people, favorable learning environment and other things a metropolis has to offer. Students who intents on learning the Spanish language will be please to know that Mexico is an ideal place to learn the language. Prices here are absolutely lower than European countries like Spain. With an estimate of over 113 million inhabitants, Mexicans are generally warm and friendly people who use clean and clear Spanish. Thus, finding a welling Mexican to practice with your Spanish easy. Mexico also houses up to date five star hotels, recreational centers, resorts, restaurants and spas.
Pacific Spanish Institute offers in the beautiful Ensenada, B.C. Mexico. Spanish immersion programs, including business, cooking and travel programs.