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Mexico for the wary: A guide to safe, popular travel spots

Scared of narco-terrorists? So are we.

But that doesn’t mean we’ve written off all of Mexico, where the ramped-up war against and between violent drug cartels has spooked many would-be visitors.

Border areas notwithstanding, “most of the country has a pretty low crime rate,” and tourists usually aren’t targets, notes international security expert Bruce McIndoe of iJET Travel Intelligence. “Yes, there’s room for collateral damage, but you can get struck by lightning, too.”

Even the U.S. State Department, whose recently expanded warning cautions against non-essential travel to parts or all of 14 (out of 31) Mexican states, exempts most of the country’s marquee tourist spots — including these nine:

To read more: Mexico for the wary: A guide to safe, popular travel spotsUSAToday.com

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Mexico in 2012

With 22,400,000 tourists in Mexico in 2010 and more to be expected in 2012, your safety concerns can be put at ease.  Also you can visit Mexico Taxi Project to hear what others are saying too.

Upcoming events to know about in 2012 may help you plan your vacation.

  • December 12, 2012 the Mayan calendar ends. It’s the end of an era, beginnig of a new era.

 

 

  • Food & Wine Festival in Ixtapa-Zihuataneo March 22nd – 24, 2012

 

 

  • Ironman Cozumel November 25, 2012

 

 

  • Tianguis (Mexico’s tourism trade show) in Puerto Vallarta & Riviera Nayarit

 

 

  • G20 Summit (annual meeting of the world’s major government heads) in Los Cabos June 2012

 

 

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To plan your trip today:
All About Travel
6104 Northwest 63
Oklahoma City, OK 73132
415.384.3880