April 30, 2018.Reading time 8 minutes.
T-minus a few days until Cinco de Mayo! Cinco de Mayo commemorates the Mexican army’s victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5th, 1862. This day is also for Mexicans and Mexican Americans to celebrate their culture with food, drinks and music. Food from south of the border is much loved […]
April 24, 2017.Reading time 5 minutes.
Cinco de Mayo is coming up which means it’s time to put on our party hats and throw a festive party! The holiday celebrates Mexico’s unexpected victory over the French army at the 1862 Battle of Puebla. However, Cinco de Mayo is not just commemorated by those living in Mexico but the United States as […]
April 25, 2016.Reading time 6 minutes.
One of the holidays we look most forward to during May is Cinco de Mayo. Contrary to what some may believe, Cinco de Mayo is not the same as Mexican Independence Day, which actually falls on September 16th. Instead, this holiday commemorates the Mexican victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla on May 5th, 1882 […]