Playa del Carmen: From Heaven to Hell

11 year old girl murdered and presumably tortured and raped  in Playa del Carmen: What will the authorities do about it? A few years back, to talk about Playa del Carmen was synonymous of beach, sand, sun and fun;…

Merida News

“We Are Not The Enemy”. —Trump´s War On Free Press— Editorial in support of the Boston Globe.

The Boston Globe’s editorial page proposed a coordinated editorial response from publications to President Trump’s frequent attacks on the news…

Mérida: your top destination for Plastic Surgery

For many years, México has been known for its cheap medical offer, but have you ever second-guessed about the quality…

August brings massive influx of visitors to Progreso and the Animaya park

A large number of visitors can be seen at the different recreational spaces in Yucatan, towards the end of the…

Lifestyle

Diversity and Inclusion: Dos Equis rewrites the rules

Cerveza Dos Equis (XX) changes its name for the first time in its more than 120 years of existence, according…

American actor Rob Schneider shares his “Frijol con Puerco” on social networks

On June this year, American comedian screenwriter, and director Rob Schneider, who started as a stand-up comic and is a…

Guide To The Best Mattresses in 2018

If you're not waking up in the morning feeling refreshed and rested, it may be time for a new mattress.…

State News

Yucatecan mummies of Santa Elena another tourist attraction in our state

Although, Guanajuato is famous for its mummies, Yucatán also has a museum dedicated to its own. It is located in…

Bernardo Xiu Uc received a tribute for more than 20 years as a promoter of organic farming in Yucatán

The organic farming school of Maní, "U Yit's Ka'an" (which means "mist falling from the sky"), held a Maya ceremony…

AMLO expands plan for Yucatan tourist train

According to information published by the Miami Herald on Monday August 13, Mexico's president-elect announced an even more ambitious proposal for…

Real Estate

Summer homes rentals on the rise in Yucatan

The coastline from Chuburna to Telchac Puerto shows high rental costs in summer houses: ranging from 5,000 to 25,000 pesos…

Should you buy resale or new construction condos in Mexico

Harriet Murray is a Real Estate expert that provides advice on buying and selling homes in Mexico. Harriet has owned…

Merida’s Historical Center heritage needs to be rescued

"Merida is a magnificent city featuring fantastic buildings, some in good conditions and others totally neglected, and it is such…

Beach Communities

The appearance of sargassum on the coast causes concern in Yucatan

After several weeks of Yucatecans and visitors bragging on social networks, photographs and videos showing the crystalline waters of the…

Progreso police force on strike

On Friday August 10, 2018, the port of Progreso, Yucatán woke up without the surveillance of the Municipal Police. The…

Lionfish threatens marine wildlife in Yucatan’s Arrecife Alacranes

The presence of the lionfish in Yucatan, since 2010, alerted the fishermen and dependencies linked to the capture of fish…