TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Galicia Mexico City
Travel Blogs from Mexico City
We only had a day in Mexico City and we decided to spend it mostly at Cuahautemoc Park which is centrally located and about a $15-20 cab ride away from Marta's apartment.
Before we hit up the park we had to check out a fancy market down the street which is a foodies's dream. They seemed to have everything from tacos to sushi, sandwiches to churros, fresh blended juices to spices. Pretty awesome but expensive by Mexico standards. Elise got an awesome ...
... to eat at the local cafes and street stalls. The meals are often better than the restaurants and inexpensive. There are also some of the major US fast food places here that I avoid. The variety of foods in Mexico is incredible, each region having a specialty and so many tasty things to try! Teotihuacan was the highlight of my stay here, the biggest pyramid in Latin America. It was a lost city before the Spanish arrived in the 1500s. In their rampage through the ...
... Mexican independence, every year on September 15th at midnight, the president of Mexico rings a bell from the central balcony of the National Palace and shouts: "Viva Mexico!" The crowd gathered in the Zocalo responds: "Viva!"
You may enter the building to see the murals that Diego Rivera painted between 1929 and 1952. These colorful murals show Mexican history from pre-hispanic times to the workers' movement of the 1930's, unfortunately for us, it was closed ...
... along the way. The picture was of the Independence Angel. It's a golden angel on top of a column in the middle of the street. It's image is often used when something (a TV show, movie, advertisement) is referring to Mexico City. Along the way I found the American embassy, which is always useful, just in case.
The park I was heading to, El Bosque de Chapultepec (another word I can now proudly say), is enormous. As I passed through the cast iron ...
... hotel wi-fi works bad.grrrr.
I got today experencies about the metrobus. It is very good way to travel. I liked it. To buy the card is 20 MEX included one trip for the first time. Later you simple recharge it. It is very cheap way to get around.
Had a incident too. One man started.to follow me. Got some scared. But if you travel alone like me. Move quickly ...
Other places to stay in Mexico City
Avenida Juarez 70, Colonia Centro, Mexico City | Hotelfrom $156
- Great time at Sheraton Centro Historico
- Excellent in every respect
- Good surprise
Polanco, Mexico City | 3 star hotelfrom $181
- Great hotel, excellent service !!!!!!!!
- Nice Stay
- Enjoyed our stay
Reforma/Downtown, Mexico City | 3 star hotelfrom $127
- This place is just fine
- Good place in Mexico City
- Good room, terrible paid services
Tabacalera, Mexico City | 4 star hotelfrom $100
- Good for Business trip, not for vacation
- Beautiful Hotel
- Very Nice
Napoles, Mexico City | 1 star hotelfrom $114
Reforma/Downtown, Mexico City | 4 star hotelfrom $81
- Chic amid the chaos of Mexico
- Just what we wanted
- Can't go wrong w/ the galeria
Reforma/Downtown, Mexico City | 4 star hotelfrom $71
Reforma/Downtown, Mexico City | 4 star hotelfrom $149
Reforma/Downtown, Mexico City | 4 star hotelfrom $99
Polanco, Mexico City | 5 star hotelfrom $209
- Very nice
- Highly recommended
Airport, Mexico City | 3 star hotelfrom $104
Centro Historico, Mexico City | 4 star hotelfrom $92
Airport, Mexico City | 4 star hotelfrom $103
Chapultepec, Mexico City | 4 star hotelfrom $142
- Can't wait to go back--and won't stay anywhere else!
- The worse food
- Finding Frida
Polanco, Mexico City | 4 star hotelfrom $186
- Great Staff, Great Location
- Excellent service
- Check-in Problems!
Tacubaya, Mexico City | 2 star hotelfrom $85
Tabacalera, Mexico City | 3 star hotelfrom $89
Polanco, Mexico City | 4 star hotelfrom $216
- Great place, great staff!
- What would expect from 'W' Chain
- Definetely check your bill before check-out!!!!
Tabacalera, Mexico City | 2 star hotelfrom $41
Reforma/Downtown, Natchez | Hotelfrom $92
Miguel Hidalgo, Mexico City | 2 star hotelfrom $78
Reforma/Downtown, Mexico City | 5 star hotelfrom $257
- The best
- Outstanding as always!
- Oasis in the city
Tlalpan Sur/South, Mexico City | 3 star hotelfrom $113
Napoles, Mexico City | 2 star hotelfrom $97
Calzada Tlalpan No 1507, Mexico City | 3 star hotelfrom $86
Tlalpan Sur/South, Mexico City | 3 star hotelfrom $107