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Belgian Embassy Marks Koningsdag with Sumptuous Chocolate Celebration

By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS When it comes to chocolate, Belgium knows a thing or two. Considered by most chocolatiers and connoisseurs as the premiere source of quality cacao-based candies in the world, the European country’s close affiliation with chocolate dates back to the 17th century. Today, Belgium’s exclusive chocolates — internationally renowned for the stringent quality controls and exquisite flavor blends

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Guanajuato Town to Host Mestizo Food Festival

PULSE NEWS MEXICO The town of San José Iturbe, located in the northern part of Mexico’s central state of Guanajuato, is slated to host the fourth edition of a mestizo food festival on Saturday, Aug. 20, and Sunday, Aug. 21. The festival will include a combination of pre-Columbian and Spanish colonial dishes, with indigenous chefs from Mexico’s Chichimeca and Otomí

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Hungarian Embassy Hosts Tourism, Education Fair in Miguel Hidalgo

By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS As part of an ongoing program launched earlier in the month by the Miguel Hidalgo municipality of Mexico City to bolster international cultural exchange, the Hungarian Embassy in Mexico offered a daylong tourism and education fair at the Miguel Hidalgo mayor’s office on Thursday, March 31. The festival included a display of travel attractions and educational opportunities

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Bangladeshi Embassy Hosts Culture Fest

By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS As part of an ongoing celebration of Bangladesh’s 51st Independence Day anniversary, that country’s ambassador to Mexico, Abida Islam, in cooperation with Mexico City’s Miguel Hidalgo Municipality, hosted a two-day festival of Central Asian art and culture in the capital’s Lincoln Park on Saturday, March 26, and Sunday, March 27. Bangladesh won its independence from Pakistan on March

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After Year´s Absence, Vive Latino Fest Rocks in ‘Green’ Mexico

By THE PULSE NEWS MEXICO STAFF Just as the entire country of Mexico was on the verge of entering the covid-19 green-light infection risk phase — which allegedly means that the likelihood of contracting the disease is extremely low — Mexico City kicked off the 23rd edition of the Ibero-American Music Culture Festival, better known as Vive Latino, on Saturday,

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Gourmet Food Fest Heralds in Beginning of End of Pandemic

By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS It has been called Mexico’s culinary Oscars, and for eight groundbreaking seasons, it has been “The Place” to sample some of Mexico City’s best gastronomic offerings. And this year’s edition of Sabor es Polanco, held in the open-air venue of the Campo Marte military base next to the National Auditorium, on Saturday, March 12, and Sunday, March

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