Friday, 18 August 2017

Monday, 18 January 2016

Chihuahua City and Hemosillo

Selena travels to the northern cities of Chihuahua City and Hermosillo in her quest to find true love. Chihuahua City is the capital and biggest city of the Northwestern Mexican state of Chihuahua.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chihuahua_City
www.youtube.com/watch?v=YsDBKXEKheo

She tours the Museum of Pancho Villa
www.youtube.com/watch?v=npec-SkFHWU

and watches his statue
www.youtube.com/watch?v=IIaC4n8OA5c
She visits the corpse bride
www.youtube.com/watch?v=V9bE5rpgri4

A great singer from Chihuahua is
www.youtube.com/watch?v=AB2x_DII3W0


Hermosillo is the capital and biggest city of the northwestern Mexican state of Sonora.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hermosillo
www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQQjy00hjP0

A great singer from Hermosillo is Yuridia
www.youtube.com/watch?v=kt1DAfbDXus

Saturday, 2 May 2015

Acapulco and Veracruz City

Selena's journey takes her to west coast and the east coast of Mexico. She travels from Mexico City to Acapulco on the four-lane lane highway Autopista del Sol.
www.youtube.com/watch?v=uSqD3jcdW9M

She arrive to Acapulco, in Guerrro state, one of Mexico most popular resort town,
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acapulco
www.youtube.com/watch?v=3QyLjwMcHB0

She watches the cliff diving
www.youtube.com/watch?v=wSxWRHUwIV4
Her mother likes this singer from Guerrero
www.youtube.com/watch?v=5TuCU6dHk8Y

She travels to Veracruz City
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Veracruz_city
www.youtube.com/watch?v=GvyBo6nbZGw

She drinks coffee in this famous place
www.youtube.com/watch?v=LNiyElCcP7o

Famous singers from Veracruz are Yuri
www.youtube.com/watch?v=FSUJTUImSP8
www.youtube.com/watch?v=1_LIFoRVCeI
and Natalia Lafourcade was born in the Veracruz state
www.youtube.com/watch?v=410cZw2YI0g


An Afro-Mexican singer from Veracruz is
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_lVezyvULQk

And the actress and film director, Salma Hayek, was born in the state of Veracruz.
www.imdb.com/name/nm0000161/

Selena end her visit in Xalapa, the capital of Vercruz, to see the Omlec head in their Museum
www.youtube.com/watch?v=gIzhTR68RfA

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Guadalajara

Selena and her group travel to Guadalajara, the second biggest city in Mexico. It's often described as the most Mexican city in the country. Welcome to Guadalajara
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guadalajara
www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lqndi9lv0cM
www.youtube.com/watch?v=hk61u-YH3Nw

They visit the Catedral
www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bs8SQMuGQOs
and Plaza Tapatia
www.youtube.com/watch?v=-mb1BS6L1gE
 
The Mariachis first appear in Guadalajara
www.youtube.com/watch?v=9CJWkffyKXE
and beautiful song with Mariachis
www.youtube.com/watch?v=cO2vETJRq5U

and the city gave Mexico the sombrero, the famous wide-brimmed hat
www.youtube.com/watch?v=BYwqjCj6kgc

In November/December the city hosts the largest book fair in Latin America
www.fil.com.mx
www.youtube.com/watch?v=_EJxnEr5AkM

Not far from Guadalajara they have the plants for making the Tequila
www.youtube.com/watch?v=kDAOST4cGVw

Famous bands from Guadalajara are Sandoval
www.youtube.com/watch?v=tOBvD161JUA
www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Ut21XzoWNg
www.youtube.com/watch?v=x6f0uFeYYwU
and Mana
www.youtube.com/watch?v=vyC8dy8qST8
www.youtube.com/watch?v=3pkWeWDn25I
and the actress and singer Ximena Sarinana
www.youtube.com/watch?v=hnCQlCqjvqo
and the rapper C-Kan
www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZD4zxx-Ep64
www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZFnmxXa9jx8

The actor Gael Garcia Benel and the film director Guillermo del Toro were born in this city.

From Guadalajara Selena and her group travel east to Leon to attend the annual Balloon Festival
www.youtube.com/watch?v=aF_u-HvFCyA

Wednesday, 3 September 2014

Manzanillo and Puerta Vallarta

Mexico is famous for its beautiful towns on the Pacific Ocean. On her journey to find love Selena travels to these two resorts.

Welcome to Manzanillo
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manzanillo,_Colima
www.youtube.com/watch?v=wSBO-kfX0VE
www.youtube.com/watch?v=V0cKNokyGmM
A famous artist from the state of Colima is
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gYRuEZ6Z9z4


Welcome to Puerto Vallarta
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puerto_Vallarta
www.youtube.com/watch?v=9gq6X9ppmcc
and its Malecon, the boardwalk
www.youtube.com/watch?v=GFKPBeu4KZU
with the boy on the seahorse statue
www.youtube.com/watch?v=FQVRC9ilH90
and the mermaid statue
www.youtube.com/watch?v=cN5Vm1IL7Ic



While Selena doesn't visit the state of Sinaloa, Sheyla with her powerful voice is in the story. She is also an actress in Telenovas, that Selena's mother and brother like to watch on TV.
www.youtube.com/watch?v=l0rHSq4R7Mk
www.youtube.com/watch?v=tL4XwNP71yc
www.youtube.com/watch?v=KoU0rGDTov4
She is also an actress in Telenovas (like Rafaela) which Selena's mother and brother like to watch.

Bandas from Sinaloa
www.youtube.com/watch?v=aR5f59K8R5w
www.youtube.com/watch?v=_WHh7gMJqV4
www.youtube.com/watch?v=k3IOdw5IowM
www.youtube.com/watch?v=mQWOAjSffHI

Paying tribute to a singer who died too early
www.youtube.com/watch?v=RvPd26IACUs
www.youtube.com/watch?v=pFNmwH93gew
and to the Mexican-American Jenni Rivera
www.youtube.com/watch?v=rVcy_lMClA0
www.youtube.com/watch?v=cAbUnmDKX1o