Get to know the work of Gregorio Cortés Vergara, who dedicates his life to the investigation of clay musical instruments

Gregorio Cortés Vergara was a researcher and manufacturer of clay musical instruments of pre-Columbian origin, specifically exploring the various families of aerophones, pieces that existed more than 2,000 years ago in Mesoamerica. He passed away last Saturday at age 50.

The origin of Arriba, Texcoco, State of Mexico, is a pottery town by tradition, here hands have been working with clay for more than 600 years.

It is precisely in this town where Gregorio Cortés lived, who returned to the taste for the reproduction of pieces of pre-Hispanic music, an action instilled by his father, the artisan Mario Cortés Bacilio, and the researcher Jorge Dajer, a student of the master Carlos Chávez.

Hiking in Baja California, on the trail of freedom.

Spring and fall are the best seasons for hiking in Baja California. Here we tell you where you can enjoy this activity in the state. Hiking in Baja California is practiced in four of the state's six municipalities.

In moments of confinement such as those that we are currently living as humanity, it is when we appreciate what Pachamama has built over thousands of years.

Spending sixty-eight days confined to the coronavirus in one department has not been easy. Hiking is an activity that is gaining more and more followers, it is one of the easiest and most accessible sports to do, since it only requires being able to walk and a little physical condition. 

This activity can be practiced particularly in four places.

1.Pacific. Sierra de San Pedro Mártir National Park. Cove

2.Altar viewpoint. Sierra de San Pedro Mártir National Park. Cove

3.Parque Metropolitano,Rosario.

4.El Descanso,Rosarito.

The trails already have professional signage, each offering paths for different steps. Different physical conditions of hikers, different vegetation and, above all, different experiences.

"The Chronicles of the Taco" won at the James Bear Media Awards 2020, the most important gastronomy award. Would you recommend this documentary?

The original Netflix documentary series, The Chronicles of the Taco, received recognition at the James Beard Media Awards 2020, which are considered the Òscar Awards in the gastronomic world, in the category of Best Television Show on Location.

Through six chapters, the miniseries accompanies the viewer through a tour of local restaurants serving tacos in five states of Mexico:

Mexico City, Tlaxcala, Michoacán, Sonora, State of Mexico.

The series was created by the Mexican Pablo Cruz and produced by El Estudio, Canana and Gloria Content.

No matter the destination, they will become your indispensable elements. Travel accessories can make life much easier. Some will bail you out, while others will thank you for packing. 

1.-Luggage lock: It is very important to put a good lock on the suitcase to avoid theft of your belongings.

2.- Travel pillow: It will become your favorite travel item. 

3.-Refillable travel bottles

4.-Tag for suitcase: Fundamental to locate your luggage

5.-Travel organizers: They will help you keep order on your trip

6.-Mini steam iron: It will save you from wrinkles caused in luggage

7.-Suitcase: It is important that you find the one that suits your needs

8.-Razor: It is necessary for travelers or backpackers who like adventures

9.-Compass: Avoid getting lost, with your compass you will not be upset

10.-Microfiber towel: It will save you on your trips to rivers or lagoons

11.-Luggage scales: Avoid extra costs on your luggage

13.-Portable battery: Do not run out of battery and enjoy your trip

14 y 15.- Cámara fotográfica y mochila con pila portátil