Mexico uses different GSM mobile networks than Israel so check if your mobile phone supports network technologies in Mexico .
If you don't want to buy SIM card in Mexico upon arrival, make sure to check the roaming charges with your telecom provider before your departure so there are no surprises when you return home.
To call Mexico from Israel, dial + or 00 (exit code for Israel), then 52 (the country code for Mexico), then the area code (without the initial 01) and the local number.
For local calls within Mexico, start with the area code (with the initial 01). In the case above area code is 222 .
Homosexuality is legal in Mexico.
Same-sex couples can be married like everyone else.
No vaccinations are required to enter this country. The vaccinations listed for this country are recommended for the traveler’s protection.
These apply only to select travelers or persons on work assignments.
In Mexico you drive on the right side. Most cars have manual transmission (stick).
Unless otherwise posted, the speed limits for cars and motorcycles are as follows: 100-120 km/h (62-74 mph) on motorways, 100-120 km/h (62-74 mph) on expressways, 30-70 km/h (18-43 mph) in all built-up areas and 80-120 km/h (49-74 mph) on undivided highways.
It is illegal to drive with blood alcohol content higher than 0.08%.
An International Driving Permit (IDP) is required alongside your original license. IDP can be issued by your local automobile association before you leave home.