Brought to you by the author of "Mexico City Streets: La Roma," this route through Mexico City's Colonia Roma neighborhood will take you through some of the most delightful streets in the city. Famous residents, major sites, local lore and reflections on the Roma and the city are all included in this 40 minute walk. Learn why 5 million people visit this gorgeous neighborhood each day and some of the them decide to stay forever!
Plaza Luis Cabrera, Plaza Rio de Janeiro, Casa de las Brujas, Casa del Libro, Parque Pushkin
Plaza Luis Cabrera, Roma Norte. Get to the plaza by taking the metro to the Insugentes stop and walking south down Jalapa street (against traffic), Take a left onto Zacatecas street and go one block until you see the park.
Places to stop along the way:
El Moro Churreria, Dosis coffeeshop, Dulces Celaya, Covadonga
Best time of day:
Anytime from mid-morning to dusk
Watch out for traffic, Mexico City drivers don't care much about pedestrians!