The Cenotes of San Antonio Mulix

07 - Cenote X-Batun - photo credit Jesus Herrera

MÉRIDA, YUCATÁN – The ruined hacienda of San Antonio Mulix is not far from Mérida, in fact we were there around 45 minutes after leaving the periferico, but after driving More...

Cenotes: from sacred sites to recreational centers


The crystal clear waters of the cenotes all around the Yucatan Peninsula, receive thousands of visitors who want to admire its natural beauty, relax and swim in them during the More...

The Business Sector officially requests the State Government to modify the summer vacation period.


On Wedneday April 9th a document was submitted to governor Rolando Zapata Bello by the Local Businessman Council (Consejo Coordinador Empresarial), requesting the extension More...

1ra Feria Artesanal Regional

1st Regional Artisan Fair begins today in Mérida

MÉRIDA, YUCATÁN – The “1ra Feria Artesanal Regional” kicks off today in Mérida’s Parque de la Paz, and will run until April 25. Featuring artisans from the states of More...

Four houses will be rehabilitated in Downtown Merida

The owners of four houses in Downtown Merida considered at risk have now the permission of the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) to start the rehabilitation More...

A Taste of Merida at the Mansion!

Our MC, Mitch Keenan and Organizer, Nancy Hoag

Last night was a fabulous evening at the gorgeous home of Sean Hennessy and Colm Cooney in García Gineres.  This special More...

2014 Mérida Music Festival a Rocking Success

DSCF5021 (photo credit - Jesus Herrera)

MERIDA, YUCATAN.  Under partly cloudy skies, on an afternoon as warm and sultry as only Yucatán can be in March, More...

Chateau Frontenac Quebec is the only North American fortified city north of Mexico whose walls still exist

Quebec City is one of the oldest European settlements in North America. While many of the...

QMM Quinta Montes Molina, Historic Landmark on Paseo de Montejo

Built by Italian architects and craftsmen who arrived in Mérida to construct the José Peón Contreras...

Eco by mákinadT Experimental group “mákinadT” to perform at the Olimpo

The collective mákinadT who are interested in improvisation of sound and physical processes are due to...

Do not panic, just remember April 15 is the tax deadline (If you are American)


It just seems to be human nature that we leave things until the last minute – especially when it comes to More...

National and International Companies are interested in generating renewable energy in Yucatan

Yucatan will formally open up to renewable energy generation with the company “Vive Energía” that will install the first wind power..

Beach houses exclusively designed with services for retired American and Canadian senior citizens will be built in Cancun

Beach houses and apartments, exclusively designed with services for retired American and Canadian senior citizens age 65 and up, known as Baby Boomers,..

Semana Santa vacation period starts today


On Friday April 11th, 2014, State Governor, Rolando Zapata Bello and Secretary of Public Safety, Luis Felipe More...

Sea Cucumber season opens up in Sisal and Celestún

It was published in the “Diario Oficial de la Federación” the agreement that establishes an overall number of 357 tons of..

San Felipe: Natural Beauty and Delicious Seafood

The natural beauty of San Felipe, along with its delicious seafood restaurants, makes this port an incredible destination that not many..

Tulum Monkey Sanctuary, in a world of its own

We arrived at the unmarked gate off the road to Coba early in the morning. Worried we were late, we rushed..

“Selfie for Cancun” Campaign: Real Fun Testimonials

The Convention and Visitors Bureau of Cancun,  Quintana Roo and the company McBravos launched the tourism promotion campaign known as “Selfie for Cancun”...

Increase of public transportation fares in Campeche

Starting from Monday April 14th, the Campeche State Institute of Transport (IET) authorized rate adjustments to urban – collective service, with..