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Mexico is a Spanish speaking country in North America, directly to the south of the United States of America. Mexico features several times in Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul, primarily as the home of the Cartel.

The Mexican Federal Police are colloquially known as the "Federales."


Better Call Saul[]

Season 5[]

After visiting Kim Wexler's apartment to tell Jimmy McGill to repeat the story he told him about his desert trek, Lalo Salamanca tells Nacho Varga to drive to Mexico. ("Bad Choice Road")

At Mexico, Nacho and Lalo arrive at the Lalo's residence where he introduces his family and staff, including his cook Yolanda, his gardener Cecilio, and the rest of his guards to Nacho.

Later, Lalo and Nacho arrive at Don Eladio's hacienda, Lalo warmly greets each Cartel capos, including Eladio and Juan Bolsa. He introduces Eladio to Nacho; who is to be assigned to handle the Salamanca drug operation north of the border while Lalo remains in Mexico. Nacho and Eladio would then discuss about expanding the Salamanca territory, and respect. ("Something Unforgivable")

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Characters Connected to Mexico[]

The following Characters are from Mexico, have Mexican antecedents, or lived there for some time:



  • No filming actually took place in Mexico, it all took place at various locations around New Mexico.

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