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13 Of The Best Things To Come Out Of Mexico

So many wonderful things originated from Mexico. Let's give them the appreciation they deserve! And while you're reading, sit back with a refreshing Jarritos. A soda with a proud Mexican heritage.

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2. Day Of The Dead

David Sorich / Via Flickr: dsorich

Day of the Dead, or Día de los Muertos, is a national holiday celebrated in Mexico to celebrate the spirits of the deceased. There's lots of eating, partying, and sugar skulls! Who wouldn't want to join in?

7. Mural Art

Franco Folini / Via Flickr: livenature

Diego Rivera was one of the leaders in the Mexican Mural Movement of the 1920s. This mural right here is a tribute to him, his wife Frida Kahlo, and other prominent people in Mexican history.

Mural Artist: Hector Hescarraman, 1995

11. Botas Picudas Mexicanas

obedms / Via Flickr: 14049132@N06

Otherwise known as Mexican Pointy Boots. Yes, these are all the rage in Mexico! The boots are closely associated to "tribal guarachero" music, and there are even dance troops that use the shoes in their uniform.

13. And of course, Jarritos soda!

View this video on YouTube

Not only does Jarritos comes in all the colors of the rainbow, it tastes great too. Sweet!