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The Fountains at Revolution Monument in Mexico City
The Fountains at Revolution Monument in Mexico City
The Fountains at Revolution Monument in Mexico City

Mexico City

By Joshua Wood, LPC

Last updated on Feb 11, 2022

Summary: Mexico City is the capital city of Mexico and home to approximately 9.2 million people. Digital nomads and expats love living in Mexico City. They're drawn to its welcoming people, rich history, many museums (140+), amazing restaurants and unique neighborhoods like La Roma and Condesa. Newcomers tip: if you are moving to Mexico City with school-aged children, contact schools as early as possible.

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About the Author

Joshua Wood Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.

Some of Joshua's articles include Pros and Cons of Living in Portugal, 10 Best Places to Live in Ireland and Pros and Cons of Living in Uruguay. Connect with Joshua on LinkedIn.

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