Mexico: Shopping

A land of contrasts straddling temperate and tropical zones

Mexico offers a wide shopping experience for tourists. Shopping in Mexico City is a treat. As a major metropolitan area, Mexico City has a shopping environment full of brand names one might find in any large city. Shopping in Mexico City is mainly concentrated in the neighborhood of Polanco. Along with high-end malls there are an array of hand made crafts and local art in the area. Popular music and jewelry stores are also nearby. Other cities where shopping in Mexico is worthwhile include Puerto Vallerta with plenty of shopping options, Cozumel, Cabo San Lucas, Taxco and Acapulco which are popular for souvenirs, liquor, cigars, art, traditional clothing, jewelry and handicrafts.