from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of south-central Mexico west of Mexico City. Established as a settlement by Hernando Cortés in 1530, it is a commercial center. Population: 468,000.

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  • n. A city in central Mexico; the capital of Mexico state.


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  • Stay in Toluca or Tlajomulco and leave early in the morning to explore the area on the way to the reserve.

    Mexico City airport to Angangueo

  • You will have no problem getting on an Interjet shuttle in Toluca even if you are flying an airline that does not offer shuttle service.

    Ground Transportation from Toluca airport

  • This is my first spring in Toluca, so I'm not completely sure, but I believe the rainy season has finally begun.

    Rainy season

  • Toluca is one of the hardest cities in Mexico to traverse.

    Getting through Toluca

  • Had an interesting drive home; traffic police in Toluca, bandits near Talpa (saved by a local who drove up from the town below to alert us) spectator to a car hijack in Via Alhumada just south of the border.

    Stuff re Oaxaca

  • BTW, while we were in Toluca all the policia were heavily armed.


  • Something like 11 officers in Toluca and 11 officers in Michoacan have been killed by the cartels in the last week.


  • In Pachuca's 1-1 draw at Toluca, American defender-midfielder Marco Vidal played the last 10 minutes, forward Herculez Gomez was not used and midfielder Jose Torres didn't make the game-day roster.

    Video: Edgar Castillo's goal for San Luis

  • The club has advanced to the semifinals and will play Toluca this Wednesday and Saturday.

    D.C. United and U.S. World Cup updates

  • The Toluca, Mexico, assembly plant where the PT Cruiser was built alongside the Dodge Journey will be converted to build the Fiat 500 for North America, spearheading the return of that Italian brand.

    End of the road: Chrysler builds last PT Cruiser


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