Mexico City is the capital of Mexico as well as the largest city, population wise, in all of North America. This teeming metropolis is enormous, and it is divided into more than 1,700 different neighborhoods. The historic downtown is packed with historic landmarks, and there is no shortage of world-class museums to choose from. While you could spend days exploring Mexico City without getting bored, don’t miss out on the chance to discover the region. Day trips from Mexico City can allow you to see ancient ruins, remarkable scenery and plenty of culture, so be sure to include some of these destinations in your travel plans.