Mexico City is the largest city and capital of Mexico. The city is Mexico’s most important political, cultural and financial centre. The city has a long history and was at one point the largest city in the world.
Today, Mexico City is one of the richest cities in the world. The city’s economy is built up from several key sectors, including the service sector, which contributes the largest proportion to the country’s GDP. As well as the services sector, tourism is also a big player within the city’s economy. Every year, around 52 million tourists (both domestic and international) visit the city.
Mexico City has a wealth of public transport options to choose from when traversing the city. The main forms of transport include the metro, suburban rail, buses and trams. Almost any area of the city can be reached using these forms of transport.