Campeche home sales show positive trends

There are 1,200 new houses in nine new colonies under construction… CAMPECHE — In the first eight months of the year, Campeche was one of the entities where the sale of homes registered a positive trend, said the head of the State Commission for Land and Housing Development (Codesvi), Oswaldo Sierra Villajuana. (Photo: La Revista Peninsular) The More...

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By Yucatan Times On Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Ciudad del Carmen Zoo will close due to lack of care for the animals

Animals will be transferred to Tabasco and Merida zoos, because they have the infrastructure to guarantee adequate care of the animals… CIUDAD DEL CARMEN, Campeche – Due to failure to heed an order to properly More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Yucatan’s ‘chilly’ temperatures are on the wane

The lowest temperature registered in the state on Monday December 11 was in Oxkutzcab 8.5ºC (47ºF), while in Merida the thermometer registered 13.4ºC (56ºF)… For today Tuesday Dec. 12 and tomorrow Wednesday More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, December 8th, 2017

Delayed or canceled flights in Merida trigger 68 complaints

MERIDA – Friday December 8 was the first month anniversary of the Civil Aviation Law, which guarantees the compensation to travelers for delays and cancellations of their flights. Since then, at the Merida Airport, More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, December 7th, 2017

Campeche, Yucatan and Q. Roo ports are on new ‘Grand Mayan Experience’ cruise

Campeche Governor Alejandro Moreno Cárdenas led the presentation of the Victory cruise line that next year will begin operations in the state with the first season of The Grand Mayan Experience route, leaving an More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, November 25th, 2017

Mexico revokes Monsanto’s GMO soy permit

MEXICO CITY — Monsanto Co. said on Thursday Nov. 23 that Mexico’s agriculture sanitation authority SENASICA had revoked its permit to commercialize genetically modified soy in seven states, including Yucatan, More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, November 18th, 2017

7 relatively ‘unknown’ archaeological destinations in Mexico

Mexico has a great archaeological tradition due to the number of cultures that inhabited this land before Mexico itself existed, which makes archaeology one of the most important topics when it comes to travel- More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

Campeche police crack down on taxi drivers’ protest

CAMPECHE — The State Attorney General’s Office (FGE) has filed charges of illegal deprivation of liberty, in the form of kidnapping, theft and damage to property, against the five taxi drivers arrested More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 29th, 2017

Campeche refurbishes ‘Pirate’s Alley’

The Callejón del Pirata (Pirate’s Alley) is part of the downtown tourist circuit… CAMPECHE – The improvement of Callejón del Pirata, located between Calle 10 and Justo Sierra Méndez Avenue in the San More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Eight white turtles rescued in Ciudad del Carmen

CIUDAD DEL CARMEN, Campeche — In a joint operation of the Federal Environmental Police and the organization Alternate Movement for the Recovery of Affected Ecosystems (Marea Azul), authorities rescued eight More...