Police Chief Drives Drunk, Hits Taxi

The incident occurred at 2.30 am on Avenida Merida 2000 (Photo: Megamedia)

In a case which is sure to raise further questions about the abuse of power by persons of authority in Mexico, the Operations Director of the Ministry of Public Security (SSP) More...

Maya Indigenous Language Added to Wikipedia

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Adding to its editions in 288 different languages, Wikipedia will expand its availability in Mexican indigenous languages, with new editions in Maya and Mixtec. This would be More...

LGBT Confex International Business Forum in Mérida, September 18, 2015

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LGBT Confex International Business Forum 2015 has grown to become the most important event for LGBT business in Latin America. The Forum also features a comprehensive program More...

The diva was photographed by Patrick Demarchelier. (Photo: Special)

Mexican Diva Salma Hayek Poses Topless at age 48

It is really exciting to pose topless at my age”: declared Mexican actress Salma Hayek In an interview with E! Online, the Mexican actress talked about her recent photo More...

Wellness Tourism, a US$500 Billion Travel Industry

Wellness tourism is travel for the purpose of promoting health and well-being through physical, psychological, or spiritual activities. While wellness tourism is often correlated More...

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Travel from the U.S. to Mexico hit a record high of 25.9 million visitors in 2014, a 24% increase from 2013, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce. (Photo: Google) Mexico hit a record high of 25.9 million US visitors in 2014

Despite warnings by the State Department, Americans traveled to Mexico in record numbers last year, as...

El Valor de la Tierra (Photo: oem.com.mx) Indigenous and Environmental Issues, Used in Short Films in Yucatán

“Yucatan is currently going through an important moment in the development of documentaries and short films,...

The National Council for the Evaluation of the Social Development Policy said that poverty and extreme poverty increased in eight states: Morelos, Veracruz, Oaxaca, State of Mexico, Sinaloa, Coahuila Hidalgo and Baja California Sur (Photo: El Universal) 55.3 Million Mexicans Live in Poverty Conditions: CONEVAL

The National Council for the Evaluation of the Social Development Policy (CONEVAL) announced that 55.3 million Mexicans...

150 Tons of Garbage are dumped in Progreso in one Day

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“Travelers arriving to the beaches of the Yucatan coast triple the amount of waste in one day visit, More...

Increasing Number of Cancerous Sea Turtles in Mexico

Aside from marine pollution and natural predators, researchers are finding an alarming increase in sea turtle cancer. Specifically, the leatherback and..

Mexico to Enforce Rules Requiring boaters to Have Immigration and Fishing Permits

Without a fence to mark the international boundary, crossing by boat from San Diego into Mexico might seem deceptively easy. But..

Muelle Kay Mariscos (Seafood) + Bar

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Two months ago my wife was informed by my Father-in-law to try out this new Seafood Restaurant  in Las Americas More...

Mexican Microbrewers Growing in Popularity

Rodrigo Escudero comes from thoroughbred Mexican beer stock, Coronas and Tecates coursing through his family’s veins. From his immigrant great-great-grandfather on..

Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula, a Chocolate Lover’s Mecca

The LA Times published on May 30, 2015 a story of chocolate that begins and ends in the Yucatán Peninsula, where tropical sun,..
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Wellness Tourism, a US$500 Billion Travel Industry

Wellness tourism is travel for the purpose of promoting health and well-being through physical, psychological, or spiritual activities. While wellness tourism is..
Radiation emitted by cellular and cordless phones, wi-fi and smart meters may cause cancer (Photo: diarioregistrado.com)

Study says Mobile phones and WiFi May Cause Cancer

Your fears are not completely unfounded. Mobile phones can actually cause cancer, says a study. A metabolic imbalance caused by radiation..
Mural of the Caste War, Municipal Council Building, Valladolid
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The Flying Ants Save the “Good People”

[Link to “Surprising History in Yucatán” — Introduction to the Series] At the end of May in 1848, essentially all the..