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Top Tourist Cities in Mexico Top Tourist Cities in Mexico | USA Today 10 Most Popular Mexico Desintations & Cities to Visit 15 Best Cities to Visit in Mexico (with Map) - Touropia Top Tourist Cities in Mexico | USA Today Country in north americaThe third largest country in Latin America, after Brazil and Argentina. Mexico ranks first in biodiversity in reptiles with 707 known species, second in mammals with 438 species, fourth in amphibians with 290 species, and fourth in flora, with 26,000 different species. Mexico ranks first in the Americas and 7th in the world for the number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Mexican children receive their Christmas gifts on January 6th, the day on which the arrival of the Three Wise Men is celebrated in Mexico. The Spanish Empire conquered and colonized the territory from its base in Mexico City, which then became known as New Spain.
Mexico became an independent nation state after the successful Mexican War of Independence against Spain. A constitution of a federated republic was promulgated and former insurgent general Guadalupe Victoria became the first president of the newly born republic.