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WHERE TO STAY Ho­tel Mi­lan

Av. Al­varo Obre­gon 94, Roma Nte. 011-52-55-5584-0222 hotelmi­lan.com.mx A mod­est, boho ho­tel in the heart of the Roma Norte neigh­bor­hood of­fer­ing spare, com­fort­able rooms. Rates from around $40.

WHERE TO EAT Nev­e­ria Roxy

Av. Fer­nando Montes de Oca 89, Cuauhte­moc, Con­desa 011-52-55-5286-1258 nev­e­ri­aroxy.com.mx An old-school ice cream shop that has been serv­ing up sor­bet-like nieves and rich ice creams for more than 70 years. Treats from $1 to $4.25.

Ben­dita Paleta

Calle Quere­taro 225, Roma Nte., Cuauhte­moc 011-52-55-2624-2966 ben­di­ta­paleta.com A gourmet spin on clas­sic Mex­i­can ice pops, avail­able in a col­or­ful va­ri­ety of fla­vors, in­clud­ing some spiked with booze. Treats start at $2.

WHAT TO DO Mex­city Tours

Mex­ico City 011-52-55-3455-5079 mex­ci­ty­tours.net Email the tour guide di­rectly at rivera­le­onel1981@gmail.com. Supremely knowl­edge­able, very friendly and rea­son­ably priced, Leonel “Leo” Aguilar of­fers tours of Teoti­hua­can, night­time trips to lucha li­bre matches and many other cul­tural ex­pe­ri­ences. $40 per per­son in a group tour; U.S. dol­lars in cash pre­ferred. Fees for pri­vate tours are slightly higher and ne­go­ti­ated based on the num­ber in the group and other fac­tors.

Museo del Juguete An­tiguo Mex­i­cano

Calle Dr. Olvera 15, Cuauhte­moc, Doc­tores 011-52-55-5588 2100 museodeljuguete.mx A funky an­tique toy mu­seum show­cas­ing a thou­sand di­verse col­lec­tions in a sprawl­ing space. Tick­ets $4.25 per per­son.

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