Mexico Travel Guide

Think Mexico offers nothing more than tequila shots and wild spring breaks? If so, you're in for a real surprise. Andrew shows you a Mexico that is a true culinary paradise by trying a few local ...


Activities
Streets of Mexico City
Andrew eats pig-stomach taco and live bugs.
  • Mexico City, Mexico
  • Mexico City, Federal District Mexico

Streets of Mexico City

Andrew eats pig-stomach taco and live bugs.
Mexico City, Mexico Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
Mercado de Abastos (the Market of Supplies)
Andrew eats chapulines (grasshoppers).
  • Lazaro Cardenas 2305
  • Oaxaca, Oaxaca Mexico

Mercado de Abastos (the Market of Supplies)

Andrew eats chapulines (grasshoppers).
Lazaro Cardenas 2305 Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico
Seasons of My Heart
At Susana's cooking school, located in Rancho Aurora, Andrew eats guacamole, guasintos (small grubs) and tlalluda (a crispy tortilla with beans, guacamole, worms and grasshoppers).
  • Rancho Aurora, AP #43 Admon 3
  • Oaxaca, Mexico

Seasons of My Heart

At Susana's cooking school, located in Rancho Aurora, Andrew eats guacamole, guasintos (small grubs) and tlalluda (a crispy tortilla with beans, guacamole, worms and grasshoppers).
Rancho Aurora, AP #43 Admon 3 Oaxaca, Mexico
Phone: +11 52-951-508-0469

Restaurants & Bars
Izote Restaurant
Andrew dines on white-fish tacos, red snapper with huitlacoche (corn smut), duck enchiladas with black mole and venison and mole.
  • Mazarik 515
  • Mexico City, Federal District 11560 Mexico

Izote Restaurant

Andrew dines on white-fish tacos, red snapper with huitlacoche (corn smut), duck enchiladas with black mole and venison and mole.
Mazarik 515 Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
Phone: +11 52-55-5280-1671
Restaurant Chon
Andrew samples escamoles (ant eggs) with chrysanthemum flower, pan-fried worms, wild boar, mosquito eggs with chicken and fish eggs.
  • Regina 160 Cuauhtemoc Center
  • Mexico City, Federal District 6090 Mexico

Restaurant Chon

Andrew samples escamoles (ant eggs) with chrysanthemum flower, pan-fried worms, wild boar, mosquito eggs with chicken and fish eggs.
Regina 160 Cuauhtemoc Center Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
El Grillo Marinero
Andrew tastes pulpo (octopus) stewed in its own ink and octopus cocktail.
  • Huatulco
  • Huatulco, Oaxaca Mexico

El Grillo Marinero

Andrew tastes pulpo (octopus) stewed in its own ink and octopus cocktail.
Huatulco Huatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico
Phone: +11 52-958-587-07-83