Gran Parque La Plancha, a place for everyone

Gardens and Green Areas

Gran Parque La Plancha, a place for everyone that will become a reality. On February 4th at the Maria Fernanda Event Room, the Asociacion Civil Gran Parque La Plancha presented More...

Don’t know what to do in Semana Santa? Take a bus trip to Valladolid!


ADO will offer Tourist Package to Valladolid The transportation company “Autobuses de Oriente” (ADO) is offering a tourist package for Valladolid to attract more visitors More...

100,000 Tourists are expected in Mérida during Semana Santa 2015

Tourists in Downtown Merida (Photo: Sipse)

Holy week vacation begins Friday March 27, and the international airport of Merida is expecting 100,000 passengers during this period, tourism’s high season. The regional director More...


FATCA – The Practical Guide for Expats

There are over 100 countries around the world that are now “FATCA-compliant.” Mexico is one of the earlier Latin American countries to comply. This means that Mexican banks More...

Los Tigres del Norte are being recognized for their thoughtful take on Gay Love

Los Tigres del Norte, the San Jose, California based Mexican norteño group are receiving a Special Recognition (Spanish Language) award from GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance More...

Mexican Air Force Squadron 201 in 1942 (Photo: Sipse) Yucatecan World War II hero Dies at Age 93

Lieutenant Ramiro Bastarrachea, a machine gunner with Squadron 201, has died. He was the last of...

Centre-Oftlamologic-Menorqui-Conjuntivitis-Alergica That time of the year: Allergic Conjunctivitis in Yucatan.

Allergic conjunctivitis involving mites, tobacco, humidity, dust and chemicals occurs predominantly in the spring and summer...

Governor Rolando Zapata attended the ceremony (Photo: sipse) Yucatan to send first pork shipment to Hong Kong

As a result of the state government’s efforts to make Yucatan a fertile environment for conducting...

Who was the Carnival Triumph Passenger who Died?

Carnival Triumph (Photo: Reuters /Archive)

MÉRIDA, Yuc.- Relatives of the deceased passenger of the Carnival Triumph Cruise arrived Thursday March 20th, More...

Yucatan fishing boat rescues 15 Cuban dissidents

It is the fourth time this occurs this year; the others were in January and February. Progreso Yucatán.- Mexican Navy officers..

Passenger Dies After Falling Off Cruiser 55 Miles North of Progreso

On the night of Tuesday March 17th; 55 nautical miles (101.8 kilometers) northwest of Progreso, Yucatán; a passenger fell off the..

Yucatecan Chef brakes Guiness Record

36,146 kilograms of tortillas were used

GUADALAJARA, Mexico, February. 16, 2015.- A new Guiness World Record has been broken by a Yucatecan Chef! During More...

Learn about (and taste!) Mexico’s good “vino”, Saturday February 28 at MEL

One hundred years ago, Francisco Madero, Pancho Villa and Emiliano Zapata led the  Mexican Revolution.   Today, Mexico is going through..

Mexican avocados dominate about 70 percent of the U.S. market

Mexican avocado producers want consumers to think beyond guacamole and are implementing new marketing initiatives to take the fruit from exotic to..

More than 300 Canoers will start the 9th Mayan Crossing

On May 22nd 350 canoers will set sail from Xcaret Park to Cozumel Island. The crossing will emulate the ancient prehispanic..
According to authorities, 56 cases were detected in the port of Acapulco, 15 in the region of Costa Chica, six cases in Zihuatanejo and two more in Petatlán.

79 cases of Chikungunya confirmed in the State of Guerrero

The Institute of Epidemiological Diagnosis of the State Health Department (SES) reported that 79 cases of Chikungunya have been registered in..

The Eagle Lands

Max’s older sister Myrna, Max’s Achilles heel, had announced that she was paying us a two-week surprise visit since she had..