In truth, it is a surprising place: unapologetically flamboyant and brimming at the seams with Mexican culture and history. And it is, unequivocally, stunning.
Megan Frye is an independent journalist and translator living in Mexico City. She has a history of newsroom journalism as well as non-profit administration and works with international and Mexican publications.
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