U.S. Ambassador meets with Deans of Local Universities in Merida to promote academic exchanges

U.S. Ambassador Anthony Wayne with deans of public and private universities in Merida (Photo: http://merida.usconsulate.gov)

U.S. Ambassador Anthony Wayne met with deans of public and private universities in Merida, to promote the exchange of students and teachers between the United States and Mexico. During More...

Rest in Peace Gail Elizabeth Schwartz

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67 year old Gail Elizabeth Schwartz from the United States, was found dead this morning in her downtown residence on Calle 66 (between 47 and 49) in Merida, Yucatán. The More...

“One On One”: Mauricio Vila Answers The Expats Questions Through TYT

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The Yucatan Times is conducting interviews with the candidates for Mayor of Merida. We invited our readers to send their questions for them, and out of more than 700, the TYT More...

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“The Fabulous Yucatones” Featuring “The Legendary Yucatones” !

On Sunday, May 31st, at 8pm at Hennessy’s Irish Pub, “The Fabulous Yucatones” will make a Feature Presentation with special guests “The Legendary Yucatones”. The More...

Depression in Older Adults and the Elderly, One of the Biggest Issues of Today’s Health

In the past month of April 2015, healthguide.org published an article about older adults and the elderly, by Lawrence Robinson, Melinda Smith, M.A. and Jeanne Segal, Ph.D. As More...

Frida Kahlo’s Belongings are Exhibited in London

Frida Kahlo designed a prosthetic leg adorned with a boot covered in chinese embroidery and a little bell. (Photo: Ishiuchi Miyako / Michael Hoppen Gallery )

London’s Michael Hoppen Gallery is exhibiting photographs taken by Ishiuchi Miyako of Frida Kahlo’s wardrobe More...

Non-violence art exhibition in Monterrey, Mexico

The exhibit at the Cerro de Obisbo, a popular park in Monterrey, runs through April 30. (Photo: AP)

Replicas of a sculpture of a knotted pistol that was designed in honor of the late musician John Lennon are being More...

YUCATAN-CUBANOS-1 Mexican Navy rescues 22 Cubans adrift at sea for weeks

PROGRESO, YUCATÁN. – Two Yucatecan fishing boats found 22 Cuban rafters who left the island of...

Peon Contreras Theatre 10 Facts You Probably Did Not Know About the Yucatan 

Just when you thought you knew all about the Great Yucatan Peninsula, TYT brings you the...

homofobia Five Leading Causes Of Discrimination in Yucatan

Mayas, homosexuals and poor are the most discriminated in the state.   The five leading causes...

Celestún: The Ultimate Real Estate Investment Deal

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Mexico beachfront living Condo Hotel Residences either fulltime or part time, are ideal for those “snowbirds” More...

Alacranes Reef: Natural Habitat for Hundreds of Marine Species

Located north of the Yucatan continental shelf, 130 km from Progreso, in the Gulf of Mexico, the Alacranes Coral Reef National Park..

In June, Progreso will become Home Port for Pulmantur Cruise Line

“Puerto Progreso will be, along with Cozumel, home port for Pullmantur Cruise Line starting next June. A ship will sail out of the..

“Cook It Raw” travels into the heart of the Mayan Cuisine

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Cook It Raw (http://www.cookitraw.org/) founded by Alessandro Porcelli, is an annual gathering of chefs who More...

Be a Chef for a Night !

If you are a foodie and you are willing to share an amazing culinary experience with your family, friends or that..

In Quest of The Perfect Espresso in Merida

The perfect espresso will feel as if silk were gracing the presence of your tongue. From the arabica coffee beans to..
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Planning a trip to Mexico? Check out the top 12 things you need to avoid

According to the matadornetwork.com Web Portal, these are the unmistakable 12 SIGNS YOU’RE TRAVELING LIKE AN A**HOLE IN MEXICO…   1. You..
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Depression in Older Adults and the Elderly, One of the Biggest Issues of Today’s Health

In the past month of April 2015, healthguide.org published an article about older adults and the elderly, by Lawrence Robinson, Melinda..
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BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND – SUPREME PREEN: GLANDULAR GRANDUER

Cherie Pittillo, “nature inspired”, zoologist, wildlife photographer, and author, explores nature everywhere she goes. She’s identified 56 bird species in her..