La Chinesca

Red door entrance to the chinesca alley
Asociación China
Asociación Chung Shan de Baja
California, which serves as an educational center, art center, and Buddhist temple. Founded in 1915.
Chinese Restaurant in Mexicali

Neighborhood located in the Mexican city of Mexicali.

- La Chinesca

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Chinese immigration to Mexico

Chinese immigration to Mexico began during the colonial era and has continued to the present day.

Dragon dance at the 2008 Spring Festival celebrations in the Barrio Chino of Mexico City
From book: Mexico, California and Arizona; being a new and revised edition of Old Mexico and her lost provinces. (1900) (image caption "A Balcony In The Chinese Quarter")
Chinese porcelain shipped on the Manila Galleons displayed at the San Diego Fort in Acapulco
Chinese Mexican restaurant owner from Mexicali.
Miguel Ángel Osorio Chong, who served as the Secretary of the Interior in the cabinet of Enrique Peña Nieto. He was Governor of Hidalgo until April 2011.
Ana Gabriel has hits in three different genres of music: Latin pop, Latin rock, and Mariachi.
The Reloj Chino on Avenida Bucareli
Juan Chiu Trujillo, third from right, and his wife and children. When he was five, Chiu Trujillo, his siblings and parents were vacationing in Guangdong, China and became stranded there once Mexico started the expulsion of Chinese-Mexicans. The family fled to Macau in 1941 to escape the turmoil of WWII. He was repatriated to Mexico in 1960 at age 35 along with his Chinese wife and children.
Plaza de la Amistad (Friendship Plaza) Pagoda in Mexicali.
Chinatown of Mexico City
Dolores Street in Mexico City

La Chinesca in Mexicali is the largest Chinese enclave in Mexico.

List of ethnic enclaves in North American cities

List of ethnic enclaves in various countries of different ethnic and cultural backgrounds to the native population.

Broad Avenue, Koreatown (팰리세이즈 파크 코리아타운) in Palisades Park, Bergen County, New Jersey, USA, where Koreans comprise the majority (52%) of the population.
India Square in Jersey City, New Jersey, United States, is one of at least 24 Indian American enclaves characterized as a Little India which have emerged within the New York City Metropolitan Area, with the largest metropolitan Indian population outside Asia, as large-scale immigration from India continues into New York.
Manhattan's Chinatown, home to the highest concentration of Chinese people in the Western Hemisphere,   is the oldest of at least 9 Chinatowns in the New York City Metropolitan Area.
Chinatown, San Francisco
Toronto's downtown Chinatown
Pakistani and other South Asian shops in Gerrard Street, Toronto
Little Saigon, Orange County, California
A German-style home, now a restaurant, in the San Angel neighborhood, Mexico City
7% of the population in Saskatoon in Canada is of Norwegian ancestry.
Mural in Chicano Park, San Diego stating "All the way to the Bay"

La Chinesca - Mexicali, Baja California.

List of restaurant districts and streets

List of restaurant districts and streets.

A view of the Golden Mile, from the Snake Park to Harbour Mouth, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Italian restaurants on Lygon Street, Little Italy, Melbourne
A street scene at Chinatown, Montreal, 2005
A view of Qibao Old Street, including Puhui River Bridge
A small street in Paris' Latin Quarter, with bistros and restaurants
An aerial view of Oranienburger Straße in central Berlin, Germany, taken from the Fernsehturm
The Anarkali food street in Lahore, Pakistan
Shilin Night Market in the Shilin District of Taipei, Taiwan, is a popular nighttime destination.
The bottom of Bold Street, Liverpool
Restaurants along the Curry Mile, Rusholme, south Manchester, England
A view of Cochrane Street in Hong Kong
A view of Rua do Cunha, China, at night
An aerial view of Boat Quay, Port of Singapore, Singapore
An aerial view of Holland Village, Singapore
İstiklal Avenue in Beyoğlu. Beyoğlu is a district located on the European side of İstanbul, Turkey, separated from the old city (historic peninsula of Constantinople) by the Golden Horn.
Seafood restaurants in Kumkapı at night

Chinatown, Mexicali

Asian Mexicans

Asian Mexicans (Mexicanos Asiáticos; Asiomexicanos) are Mexicans of Asian descent.

Depiction of the Parián market in Mexico City's Zócalo, . In the colonial Philippines, parián districts were Chinese merchant neighborhoods and the name was given to important markets in colonial Mexico that sold the products brought by the Galleons.
17th century depiction of Catarina de San Juan
Japanese immigrant workers at the mine of Cananea, Sonora in the 1910s.
Monument in Merida, Yucatan commemorating 100 years of Korean immigration (1905-2005)
Indra Swara group performing at the Museo Nacional de las Culturas Mexico City 2018.
A 17th-century biombo (from Japanese byōbu) depicting the Conquest of Mexico. These folding screens first became popular in colonial Mexico following diplomatic contact, however most were produced in Mexico rather than imported from Japan.
The mantón de Manila were originally inspired by the Filipino pañuelo, both also influenced the later designs of the rebozo
The Paifang in Mexico City's Barrio Chino
Japanese tea ceremony in Mexico City
Friendship Korean pavillon in Mexico City.
Under Dr. Jesús Kumate Rodríguez, the Secretariat of Health oversaw the implementation of universal vaccination, the eradication of poliomyelitis and a sharp decrease in infant mortality.

There are two major Chinese communities or "Chinatowns" in Mexico today: La Chinesca in Mexicali and the Barrio Chino in Mexico City.

Agustín Olachea

Mexican general who supported Lázaro Cárdenas for president.

General Olachea

This second gubernatorial term came during a period of rising hostility toward the Chinese population in Mexicali.