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!

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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...

Spring Break in Mexico (Photo: Google)

What do Expats have to say about U.S. State Department Travel Warnings?

A recent travel warning issued by the U.S. State Department urges U.S. citizens to take precautions against violent crimes while travelling in Mexico during Spring Break, Holy More...

INAPAM DISCOUNT CARD – HOW TO GET IT

I am getting ready to help a just turned 60 friend get his INAPAM discount card. Here is info that should be useful to anyone interested in this FREE card, that doesn’t 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..
Aeromexico Boeing 787 Dreamliner (Photo: Aeromexico)

Aeroméxico will offer nonstop flights between Sacramento and Mexico City beginning April 6

The flights from Sacramento International Airport to Mexico City will occur on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, leaving at 1:10.m. Flights from..
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..
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Day 10 and Counting

Day 10 and Counting   I’m crossing off the days until Myrna’s visit is over. Max is crossing off hours. Myrna’s..