11 injured in Traffic Accident on Calle 39

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Eleven passengers were injured in a traffic accident when a bus driver lost control of his vehicle and collided against a telephone pole on 39th Street between 70 and 72, Centro. According More...

Mérida: The next Big Real Estate Investment in Mexico

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Getting there The flight from Mexico City was about as good as one can get. Interjet is one of the newer airlines in Mexico challenging the Aeromexico monopoly, and the service More...

Newly remodeled Chem Bech Market Reopens!

Fruit and vegetables for sale (Credit Stewart Mandy)

MÉRIDA, YUCATÁN – As we reported in April, the “Mercado de la Chem Bech” (Chem Bech Market) which is located on Calle 57, at the corner of Calle 42, in Centro, closed More...

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Mexico possesses some of the most Gay-friendly Legislation Worldwide

Latin America is a staunchly conservative Catholic region with a deeply entrenched culture of machismo and homophobic attitudes. Right? Not quite. After sweeping reforms in the More...

How to Cook Chiles en Nogada

“Chiles en Nogada” (Chiles in Walnut Sauce) is a wonderful dish consisting of a green stuffed Poblano chile, white walnut sauce and red pomegranate (the colors More...

Mérida_Cancun_highway Auto Insurance to be Mandatory on Federal Roads

Does your car have insurance? No? Well, from now on you will need to insure it...

Merida Downtown Yucatán, Your Second Home

On Monday August 25th, Mr. Gustavo Cisneros, Yucatecan Businessman and Real Estate Developer, published an article...

Max “Dog Rapist” in Tizimin Remains at Large 

The case of “Max”, the sexually abused puppy, gave rise to a number of comments of outrage on...

The Holbox Controversy captures the attention of the media from beyond Mexico

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The land dispute controversy in Holbox has captured the attention of the media from beyond Mexico. A few days More...

Mexican Navy Rescues 15 Cubans Adrift Deep in Gulf

On Sunday August 31st, the Mexican Navy announced it has rescued 13 badly dehydrated Cubans who were drifting in a makeshift boat..

CHELEM CHRISTMAS DREAMS BINGO/ RAFFLE EXTRAVAGANZA FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 12 AT 6:00 PM

CHELEM CHRISTMAS DREAMS BINGO/ RAFFLE EXTRAVAGANZA FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 12 AT 6:00 PM AT LA PLAYA DE CHELEM RESTAURANT AND BAR If you..

How to Cook Chiles en Nogada

Chiles en Nogada

“Chiles en Nogada” (Chiles in Walnut Sauce) is a wonderful dish consisting of a green stuffed More...

The Ultimate Guide to Mérida’s Cantinas

MÉRIDA, YUCATÁN – Have you ever wondered about the many, many cantinas in Mérida, and whether it would be interesting (or..

The Brewery Where Time Begins

LONDON, ENGLAND – Craft beer is “hot” right now. Mexico’s artisan beers are attracting attention around the world, as a recent..
Hospital de Especialidades Médicas Merida

More foreigners realize they can obtain Medical Treatment in Mexico at much Lower Cost

Certification, language and competition are the three major challenges for medical tourism in Mexico, but an unprecedented effort by government and..
Hospital de Especialidades Médicas Merida

More foreigners realize they can obtain Medical Treatment in Mexico at much Lower Cost

Certification, language and competition are the three major challenges for medical tourism in Mexico, but an unprecedented effort by government and..
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BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND-RUN AWAY BRIDE: NORTHERN JACANA

Cherie Pittillo, “nature inspired”, zoologist, wildlife photographer, and author, explores nature everywhere she goes. She’s identified 53 bird species in her..