Mexico: introduction
Mexico is the 13th largest country in the world, and has the 10th largest population (130 million people).
The national language is Spanish. Mexico has 31 states; Mexico City is the capital.
Mexico has a wide range of landscapes, from desert to rainforest, and has many different animal species.
BBC Video: introduction to Mexico
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 Mexico videos


Natural history series (BBC)

Episodes, clips & photos

Children's Websites

Kids World Travel:
Mexico Facts

Children's Encyclopedia

National Geographic

Information from

Info & Worksheets
BBC Schools - short videos
Welcome to Mexico

Changing Environments

Changing Settlements

Mexican Official Websites

Mexican Embassy
(lots of info)
Tourism in Mexico

The village of Tocuaro
Click the map to find out about this village in Michoacan state