Merida will become a “Smart City”

With an investment of 420 thousand euros from two international enterprises, the Smart City project will offer instant solutions to citizens in terms of housing, mobility and urban More...

Canaco invites you to its fourth Merida Networking Breakfast Nov. 28

The event will be held on Tuesday November 28 at the Canaco headquarters on Av. Itzaes in Col. Garcia Ginerés, with entrance fee of $100 pesos… MERIDA — With the More...

Prepare yourself for Yucatan’s “Indian summer”

Finally the temperatures are descending in the state, which means that the locals are frosting while expats and tourist are enjoying the temperature adjustment of the fall season More...

“First Yucatan Wildlife Fair” to feature native species

The event will be held on Sunday November 26 beginning at 9 a.m. at the Yucatan Science Technology Park, located in the highway Sierra Papacal-Chuburna km 5.5. Participants in More...

Night of the Stars in Merida: Don’t forget your telescope

Animaya Zoo will be the place where the ninth edition of this family event will take place… MERIDA – This Saturday November 25 will be the perfect time to take a look More...

Rail improvements including Mérida-Valladolid line will conclude in 2018

The railroad will bring benefits to Yucatan in logistic development as a strategic point for international...

Paramedics at Yucatan tourist sites undergo certification process

The Cultur board seeks to provide improved first-aid and emergency services for Yucatan visitors… MERIDA —...

Ready to race? Try Yucatan’s “Carrera de la Naranja”

The 10K race is December 10 at 7 o’clock, and the participation of 200 runners is...

More cruise passengers for Progreso next year

Carnival Cruise Line will bring more passengers to Progreso as it raises the number of cabins devoted to short More...

Yucatan wind farms gear up for clean-energy production in 2018

The installation of the Dzilam de Bravo wind farm reports good progress; in addition, in 2018 and 2019, nine more wind..

Yucatan beaches between Chicxulub and Telchac at risk of disappearing

The beach has already been reduced by 15 meters due to the erosion by ocean currents…. PROGRESO — In less than..

Happy Thanksgiving from TYT!

It’s a uniquely American holiday, and one that has, in recent years, been adulterated by commercialism (Black More...

Drinking coffee could be good for heart health: AHA

Scientists found that a cup of coffee a week decreases the risk of heart attack by 7% and stroke by 8%…..

Merida restaurants want ‘eco-friendly’ designation

At least 15 restaurant enterprises in Merida have already registered to obtain this certification…. MERIDA — So far, the Sustainable Development..

10 reasons to visit Merida now

Forbes.com contributor Nora Walsh joins a growing list of travel writers singing Merida’s praises. Here is her recent post enumerating 10..

Paramedics at Yucatan tourist sites undergo certification process

The Cultur board seeks to provide improved first-aid and emergency services for Yucatan visitors… MERIDA — Paramedics from the Board of..

Participants say Mexico’s journalist-protection program ineffective

This analysis by the Associated Press explores failures of the program to prevent murders of threatened journalists who enroll in it… ..