Prices in Mexico
Prices in Mexico are not very high (lunch in the cafeIt will cost you about $ 30, a bottle of water - $ 1, 1 liter of gasoline - $ 0.9), but it is worth considering that the resort is quite expensive Yucatan Peninsula, Baja California and Monterrey.
Shopping and souvenirs
In Mexico, you can buy at an affordable pricenot only various handmade souvenirs and products, but also shoes and clothes. Take a bargain you will succeed in shopping centers and markets (negotiable everywhere, but not in shopping malls and shops of famous brands).
For shopping you can go not only to the capital,but also to the city of Puerto Vallarta: there opened many shops where you can buy cheap clothes, cigars, alcohol, as well as the Huichol Indian market (here handmade original stuff can be purchased).
In memory of Mexico can be brought:
- Aztec knife poncho, sombrero, productsceramics, souvenirs, made by the Indians (plates, masks, pyramid), blue amber figurines of "volcanic glass", wood, onyx products, leather, copper and straw;
- tequila (Carraleja, Don Julio, El Jimador), a Mexican sauce (its price begins from $ 1.6), sweets (candy, sprinkled with coconut, mango marmalade or guava).
In Mexico, you can buy a poncho from $ 16,sombrero - from $ 12, products from beads - from $ 40 tequila - for $ 12-24, hammock - from $ 80, ceramic products - by $ 4, the skull - from $ 8, the Maya calendar - from $ 1.6, silver jewelry - from $ 8.
Excursions and Entertainment
On the tour of Oaxaca de Juárez, youvisit the church of Santo Domingo de Guzman, walk through the historic center of the city, to see historical and architectural attractions. 4-hour excursion costs about $ 60.
The resort Cozumel is worth visiting the NationalPark Arrecifes de Cozumel. Jacques-Yves Cousteau's not time to shoot a documentary about the underwater treasures of the island. Stay in the underwater part of the park like divers: here you can see the sunken ship, Paso del Cedral, reefs Golo Devil. A visit to the park will cost you $ 60.
Despite the fact that frequently busesovercrowded, they are convenient and relatively cheap mode of transport: the ticket price - $ 0.2-0.6. How to get to the normal long-distance bus, for example, in the direction Kankud Mérida, will cost you about $ 16, and the bus luxury (with air conditioning, toilet, TV) - $ 28. Getting around Mexico City, Monterrey and Guadalajara can be on the subway: the ticket price - $ 0.2. If you decide to use the services of a taxi, landing you pay $ 0.8 + per kilometer $ 0.4-0.7.
In the case of a very budget option rest, your minimum costs in Mexico will amount to $ 30 per night for 1 person, but for a more comfortable stay, you will need at least $ 60 per day for 1 person.