1.- Is it safe eat and drink in México?
The restaurants located in the tourist areas serve food on the same guidelines as the FDA regulations in the USA. These establishments use purified water to make ice and drinks. We recommend that you purchase bottled water for scheduled tours in any local store. Our only recommendation regarding food is to pace yourselves on the typical Mexican spicy dishes to avoid upset stomachs.
2.- What are the conversions of the Mexican metric system?
MPH 20 30 40 50 60 70 80
KMH 32 48 64 80 96 112 128
GAL 1 5 10 50
LIT 3.79 18.93 37.94 189.70
3.- What is the clothing size conversion?
Men's shirts American Mexican
Men´s shoes American Mexican
8 6 1/2
8 1/2 7
9 1/2 8
10 1/2 9
11 1/2 10
Women´s clothes American Mexican
Women´s shoes American Mexican
6 3 1/2
6 1/2 4
7 4 1/2
4.- What is the average temperature in the Mexican Caribbean?
December/february max 85oF min 70oF
March/November max 90oF min 80oF
5.- What type of clothing is recommended to wear?
Daytime: casual clothing and shoes include:
Men: shorts and t shirts ( preferably cotton), bathing suits, sneakers, sandals, hats and sun glasses
Women: shorts and t shirts ( preferably cotton ) skirts, bathing suits, sneakers, sandals, hats and sun glasses.
Night: Dressy casual required for most fine restaurants and discotheques.
Men: jeans, casual dress pants, button down casual dress shirt, casual dress shoes. ( no sneakers allowed)
Women: casual dresses or skirts, blouse, vest, casual dress shoes. ( no sneakers allowed )
6.- What is the average tip percentage in Mexico ?
The minimum wages for the average Mexican worker is very low. These people work hard to give first class service to all people and the tips play a big part of their income. The average percentage is 10-15% and shoud be judged on the quality of service given
7.- What is the time difference?
This location has the same time zone as central time in the United States.
8.- What is the average taxi fares?
Each zone is delimited with fixed prices, the price depends how far you are going. Check with driver before getting in to the taxi.