5 facts about Mexico

Fact 1

  • Mexico has the largest population of Spanish speakers in the world.

Fact 2

  • There is a long line of advanced Indian civilizations in Mexican history. The accomplishments of these people rival those of the Egyptians and Europeans.

Fact 3

  • The Aztecs offered human sacrifices to the sun god once a day.

Fact 4

  • Mexico is the third largest country in Latin America, after Brazil and Argentina.

Fact 5

  • Women friends often give each other a kiss on the cheek to say hello. Men and women also greet each other this way, but men simply shake hands with other men.