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Where to Stay: Hotel Isabel

On my first trip to Mexico City, I stayed for a week at the Hotel Isabel, which was centrally located, inexpensive, and had lots of character and charm. The hotel, located a few blocks from the Zócalo has all the architectural decadence you would hope for in the Centro Historico; entrances to many of the [...]

Where to Stay: Hotel Marco Polo

Alright, I’ll admit it. We were looking for an excuse to stay in a hotel for a night. Fortunately, a friend of ours commented over dinner that Macha Mexico seemed to be lacking reviews of gay-friendly places to stay in Mexico City… Voilà! Instant excuse! We made a reservation the next day at Hotel Marco [...]

Orgasmic Micheladas at Restaurante Marifer: a narrative of Pie de la Cuesta

A bout of wanderlust last summer left me itching to get out of D.F. to explore parts of Mexico that I had never visited. After a friend decided to lend us her car for a few days, we decided to take a road trip to Acapulco. I wanted to spend a day or two indulging [...]