Gearing up for this year’s Cinco de Mayo festivities? With the popular May 5th holiday just around the corner, many are dusting off sombreros and planning which parade, festival or bar to drink at this year. But decades before the margaritas and fajitas, there was the Battle of Puebla and Mexico’s unlikely victory: the real meaning behind Cinco de Mayo.
Tequila Mexico is a town northwest of Guadalajara and yes, this is where tequila is from. If you’re visiting from Puerto Vallarta like we were, the drive can be anywhere from 3 to 5 hours – depending on how crazy the drivers are that day.