When you think of Cinco de Mayo, a mirage of sombreros, margaritas, and chip & salsa probably come to mind. But do you even know what you are celebrating, besides winning the prize for pinning the tail on the donkey? Before you have a “best guac recipe” contest, here are some things you should know about the 5th day of May.
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Day of the Dead; if you studied Spanish in any American high school the probability of you having heard of it is pretty high. But this doesn’t mean that you necessarily know of its origins or can recognize the differences between Day of the Dead and Halloween.
As part of celebrations marking the Day of the Dead in Mexico, Xcaret Park has prepared a program full of traditions with the flavor, color and feeling of the south, with delightful cuisine and altars of the Maya zone of Quintana Roo, featuring the music of Mrs.