Chiapas & Tabasco
Mexico: The country of the unexpected
From the Pacific
Caribbean islands, from the desert to the tropical forest, from high plateau
to the volcanoes covered with snow, Mexico opens the gate to a different world,
world of magic and tradition, while plunging the visitor in Mexican time and space.
958 200 km² (5th rank of America).
10 000 km of coasts and 5 073 km² of islands.
158 290 inhabitants (55% of half-caste, 20% of Indians, 15% of European
origin and 10% of other origins).
-8, -7, -6, -5; one applies the summer time in Low California of North.
is the official language; Indian languages and dialects.
City (Ciudad de México) - Federal District.
+ the Federal District.
(prevalent). Freedom of worship.
||Variable, desert in North
to tropical in the South.
services (of which tourism); industry; mines; oil; agriculture; the
breeding and fishing.
Last updated on 10-Mar-2001.