Mexico is situated on the continent of North America. It is bordered by the United States to the north, Guatemala and Belize to the south, the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west. The country's total area is 742,490 square miles.
Mexico is a very diverse land that consists of deserts, mountains, beaches, volcanoes and forests. The climate also varies but is usually humid on the coasts and cooler in the central region. Mexico’s climate makes it a suitable place to grow crops such as sugar cane, bananas, coffee and corn.