Cuernavaca Travel Guide
Due to its proximity to Mexico City, Cuernavaca is considered an excellent place for a weekend getaway, by the people of the nations' capital. Apparently, this "weekend exodus" is not new at all; in fact there has been a strong tradition of this, from the time when the ancient Aztecs ruled the center of Mexico.
The land on which the city stands is truly beautiful; a hilly region, with picturesque cobbled streets, surrounded by many lakes and forests. The city is well located and connects with Mexico City, Acapulco, Taxco and Toluca. For this reason, it is not difficult to comprehend why Cuernavaca has become an important area, attracting tourists from around the globe. Many forms of tourism are available here, from ecotours to sightseeing and they are all important factors, helping drive the economy of this beautiful region.
Cuernavaca is the capital city of the state of Morelos and is known as the "the city of eternal Sprin", due to its year round mild climate. A truly beautiful city, highly recommended for those who enjoy exploring stunningly beautiful flora and fauna, archeological sites, as well as attractive colonial architecture and city plazas steeped in history.