land of enchantment

  1. Mexico is a country between the U.S. and Central America beaches on its Pacific and Gulf of Mexico coastlines and a diverse landscape of mountains, deserts and jungles. Ancient ruins such as Teotihuacan (Aztec) and Chichen Itza (Mayan) are scattered throughout the country, as are Spanish colonial-era towns. In capital Mexico City, upscale shops, renowned museums and gourmet restaurants cater to modern life.

  2. Capital: Mexico City

  3. Founded: September 27, 1821

  4. Dialing code: +52

  5. Currency: Mexican peso

  6. President: Enrique Peña Nieto