Distinctive Destinations: Mexico City

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Mexico City, the capital city known for its upscale avenues, high-end hotels, and a quintessential cosmopolitan setting, offers each visitor the opportunity to experience both modern and ancient Mexico lifestyle and culture.

The city is growing popular as a favorable real estate investment destination because of its many Americanized amenities, including international hotel chains, restaurants serving international fusion cuisine and more English-speaking residents.

Chapultepec, UNO, Paseo de la Reforma  |  Represented by Malusa de Nova

CHAPULTEPEC UNO is a hybrid multipurpose project that has the luxury Ritz Carlton Residences, and Hotel. It is located nearby the famous park of Chapultepec that has various outdoor attractions. It was designed with an avant-garde architecture and has sophisticated technology. CHAPULTEPEC UNO offers 63 residences in the upper part of the building, from levels 48 to 55, offering the most spectacular panoramic view of the park, west and north of Mexico City.

While the cosmopolitan amenities may intrigue you, the old town is where the soul of the city lies. Centro Histórico or the historic old town is home to most of the city museums, ancient structures, Zocalo and the Metropolitan Cathedral. Tempo Mayor, a famous archeological site located within city’s periphery, also offers an unforgettable experience to all history and culture aficionados.

Casa Manzanos, Bosque de las Lomas  |  Represented by Laura de la Torre and Carla Mediburu

Casa Manzanos is a beautiful residence with the stamp of Mexican architecture built by the architect Javier Almanza. Different types of stones, ironworks, carved wood, bricks, sculptural doors, terraces, balconies, vaulted ceilings, stained glass windows, niches, mature trees and fountains are the peculiarities that distinguish this Mexican colonial house, in a quiet street in Bosques de las Lomas.

Mexican capital, when it comes to contemporary art, is a popular destination among all modern art lovers with a selection of world-class art museums featuring the artworks of many Mexican and international artists and muralists. The city’s downtown, full of high-rise buildings and skyscrapers, is a multi-cultural hub too. Being more cosmopolitan than any other cities, Mexico City caters to the needs of all guests looking for luxury and pulsating nightlife.

Contemporary Nature Art, Mexico City  |  Represented by Alejandra Romo and René Padilla

Contemporary Nature Art is a sophisticated residence for the connoisseurs of life and art of home. Designed and inspired by the works of nature with a mosaic of fine craftsmanship blending the most harmonious and modern elements that make this residence an intriguing unique venue.

Mexico City’s assorted neighborhoods offer a diverse playground for tourists and locals alike who love a mélange of culture, vibrant nightlife and swanky shopping experience. Polanco is one among such suburbs in Ciudad de Mexico that acts as the shopping district in this region. What makes Polanco a district so popular among international visitors is its ritzy shopping scene featuring the nation capital’s best shopping centers, upscale boutiques and designer shopping outlets. “Within walking distance, you will find the most extensive and select offer: recreational, cultural, artistic, gastronomic and touristic, a unique place in the heart of Mexico, where your investment always be safety & with appreciation.” Mentioned Rodrigo Medrano, Luxury Property Specialist al Mexico Sotheby’s International Realty.

Ibsen Apartment, Polanco  |  Represented by Alejandra Romo and Laura de la Torre

Ibsen Apartment is a contemporary and spectacular residence with great city views with great privacy and well-designed spaces to entertain. Enjoy its designer kitchen with Neolith countertops and stainless-steel appliances. Its open concept makes the social area quite a functional space with the option to have a bar or library and to enjoy with your guests of the living room and its fireplace.

Santa Fe is a metropolitan area with an ample of urban enclaves, posh settings, and large malls altogether boasting a dazzling scene, especially for those who love contemporary shopping, fine dining and luxury living. The main business hub is home to ritzy towers boasting high-end shopping areas and offices of modern-day tech companies and headquarters of multiple business giants.

Hacienda Santa Fe, Santa Fe  |  Represented by Jeanne Donnadieu

Hacienda Santa Fe, designed and built by Alex Carranza, the forerunner of the new Mexican architecture, conceptualizes in this residence the art of receiving, living together and enjoying with the family. Light, amplitude and double heights are a constant in its design. Varied terraces, a pleasant outdoor fireplace, library, TV room, a beautiful garden, and a delightful breakfast room make this residence a unique space in its kind.

Outside Mexico City, just 2 hours distance, there is a magical place called Malinalco. It is one of the towns with the highest biodiversity in the State of Mexico and it has a nice warm weather. Get immersed in nature, surrounded by tranquility, peace and harmony.

Casa Azhar, Malinalco, Estate of Mexico  |  Represented by Elsa González

Casa Azhar, a magical place in the heart of Malinalco, where you’re allowed to have a unique lifestyle and quality in harmony with nature, trees, gardens and vegetable gardens. Listen to the sound of water running through the springs, singing birds, the raising of its farm animals and their incomparable stables. The house’s rooms come with perfect harmonization between the exterior and interior, capable of accommodating a big family for the whole year thanks to its independent areas that allow different groups to coexist, each one with individuality.

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