After lunch, reboard your chartered train car for another thrilling train ride through the Canyon. After lunch, the afternoon is at leisure to stroll the cobblestone streets and the charming plaza of El Fuerte, center of all social life.
As you descend from the top of the Sierra Madre, you may see cascading waterfalls. Before dinner, enjoy a colorful and festive Mexican ballet folklorico.
Most of these never considered themselves more than temporary residents and never integrated into Mexican society.
The push here was to populate and develop the empty northern states as well as to promote European education and customs into rural areas dominated by indigenous people.
It was thought that this would modernize the country and globalize its economy.
Soon after the first wave of expulsions, efforts began to repatriate Chinese-Mexican families, which resulted in two major returns and various small groups returning between the late 1930s and the 1980s.
Today, there are two principal Chinese communities in Mexico: one in Mexicali and the other in Mexico City.
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