Mexico City & Countryside
Mexico & Countryside
March 8-18 - Registration deadline: January 2018
Experience the many faces of modern Mexico, our neighbor to the south. Encounter people of faith and organizations working for change and a better future. See the contrast in the countryside and learn the reasons for increased emigration. The program includes a visit to the shrine of Our lady of Guadalupe, the Zocalo, birthplace of modern Mexico, and the ancient site of the pyramids of Teotihuacan. Join us as we witness creativity for change!
Identity and culture of the Mexican people
Guided tour of Mexican Museum of Anthropology
Economic reality of Mexico and immigration issues
Women in Mexico: struggles and commitment
Human rights discussion
Visit to the Zocalo (central plaza), the Cathedral, and National Palace
Registration fees: $100.00 if registered by the deadline date.
*If after registration deadline: $150.00 registration fee.
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*Program fees are subject to change.
*Air fare not included. All trips include transportation (except taxi to
airport at the end of the trip), accommodations, and food (except one meal).
"GATE has provided the structure for our students that helps them understand Mexico in a realistic way.
~B. K., Canada