riigi kood: MX
kapital: Mexico City, DF
ELi liikmeks: ei
NATO liikmeks: ei
GPS: 23 00 N, 102 00 W
Mehhiko peeso: MXN
1MXN = 0.092 USD
1MXN = 0.072 EUR
Travel nõuandeid ja hoiatusi Mehhiko
||Tourism in Mexico is a very large industry. Mexico is the number one destination for foreign tourists within the Latin America region and number two destination in the Americas, ranking worldwide in the tenth place in terms of the international tourist arrivals, with more than 22. 6 million visitors in 2008 while US dollar travel spending by all visitors rose 3. 4% to US$13. 3 billion.  More significantly, WTTC's research shows that the country's Travel & Tourism Economy increased its contribution to 13. 2% of Mexico's GDP, growing by 3. 8%. 
||The Mexican culture is perhaps one of the most fascinating cultures worldwide. The mixture of strong native legends, artistic expressions and Spanish culture elements make the Mexican culture unique.
||When planning travel to Mexico you need to consider the weather and seasons so you can make informed decisions about where to go and what to pack. Many people automatically assume that the weather throughout Mexico is always hot - not true! Mexico is a large country and its weather can vary greatly from one destination to another.
The weather in Mexico is determined not only by latitude but also by altitude. Mexico has tropical forests, dry deserts, fertile valleys and snow-capped mountains. Since Mexico's terrain is extremely varied, so is the weather. On the coast the climate is generally balmy year-round, but some months are rainy and others dry, and Mexico City can have days - and nights - that are quite chilly.
||Mexican cuisine, a style of food that originates in Mexico, is known for its varied flavors, colourful decoration, variety of spices, and ingredients, most of which are native to the country. The cuisine of Mexico has evolved through millenniums of blending of indigenous cultures, and later foreign elements after the 16th century. In November 2010, Mexican cuisine was added by UNESCO to its lists of the world's "intangible cultural heritage".
||The government of Mexico recognizes 68 distinct indigenous Amerindian languages as national languages in addition to Spanish. According to the Commission for the Development of Indigenous Peoples (CDI) and National Institute of Indigenous Languages [INALI], while 10-14% of the population identifies as belonging to an indigenous group, only around 6% speak an indigenous language.
||Depending on what catches your eye, there are many great choices for shopping in Mexico. Whether you want your Mexico vacation to include shopping at local markets with homemade arts or simply stock up on inexpensive goodies from overseas, you"ll find a wide array of great shopping markets. Shopping Mexico is not only a great way to pass an afternoon, but also provides plenty of excellent deals and access to popular Latin American art. All tourist towns, such as Cozumel, Cabo San Lucas, Taxco, Acapulco and even the capital Mexico City, will have shopping in one form or another
||The cost of living in Mexico can be quite low if one is resourceful and patient enough to look for the right place and right items. There are several options to choose from when it comes to standard of living. Even in major cities one can have a very comfortable lifestyle. Prices of products significantly less compared to the United Kingdom.
||The peso (sign: $; code: MXN) is the currency of Mexico. Modern peso and dollar currencies have a common origin in the 15th–19th century Spanish dollar, most continuing to use its sign, "$".  The Mexican peso is the 12th most traded currency in the world, the third most traded in the Americas, and by far the most traded currency in Latin America.  The current ISO 4217 code for the peso is MXN; prior to the 1993 revaluation (see below), the code MXP was used. The peso is subdivided into 100 centavos, represented by "¢". The name was originally used in reference to pesos oro (gold weights) or pesos plata (silver weights). The literal English translation of the Spanish word peso is weight. As of April 5, 2011, the peso's exchange rate was 16. 81 per Euro and 11. 82 per U. S. dollar.