How to find your ideal investment property in Mexico

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Buying an investment property is an attractive option for those looking to get an extra income, and services like Airbnb make renting your property easier than ever, making it a real competitor to big hotel chains. Travelers are increasingly choosing rental properties instead of hotels, as it allows them to find a more personalized place to stay. There More...

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By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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25 Fascinating Facts About Mexico You Should Know

1. Mexico means “In the navel of the Moon” and comes from Nahuatl “Metztli” (moon) and “xictli” (navel). 2. We have a population of 122.3 million inhabitants. 48% are men, 52% More...

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By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 21st, 2016
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BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND – THANKS GIVINGS, 2016

  Red-and-green Macaw Thanksgiving Day, November 24, will be honored by many US citizens around the world. On a different interpretation, take time to thank birds for their roles in our world whether for pollination, More...

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By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 17th, 2016
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U.S. expats and IRAs — What you should know

An Individual Retirement Account (IRA) is a popular and smart way that many Americans save for retirement. One can contribute up to $5,500 per year ($6,500 if age 50 or more). There are four things to keep in mind More...

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By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
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Life is a beautiful ride: Mérida’s ‘Bici Ruta’

La Bici Ruta. The bicycle route is a Sunday family tradition in Mérida. Feeling the breeze as husbands, wives, sisters, brothers, kids, aunts, uncles, girlfriends, boyfriends, friends, mothers, fathers… (you More...

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By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 11th, 2016
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Ajijic, where the livin’ is easy…

We continue our Mexico road trip series with Chuck Bolotin, from Best Places in the World to Retire, as he, his wife, and two dogs drive through Mexico in a large, white van.  This story describes how, in many More...

It seems the sloth enjoys the pleasures of scratching
By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 7th, 2016
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BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND – IN PERU: “NOT A BIRD, NOT A PLANE, IT’S A SUPER SLEUTH-THREE-TOED SLOTH”

Three-toed Sloth, Bradypus variegatus Sloth at sunset When I got my first film camera, I wanted to photograph wildlife especially mammals. “Birds” appeared while I waited for the furry critters. Now, I concentrate More...

PHOTO A vine provides the Cobalt-winged Parakeets tasty, tender leaves to eat
By Yucatan Times On Friday, October 21st, 2016
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BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND – IN PERU: EDWARD SCISSORHANDS WITH ORANGE SOUL PATCH – COBALT-WINGED PARAKEET

  Cobalt-winged Parakeet COBALT-WINGED PARAKEET, Brotogeris cyanoptera, Catita aliazul (Spanish) Hand-sized, green, leathery leaves litter the ground underneath a series of almond-like trees in the main square More...

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By Yucatan Times On Saturday, October 15th, 2016
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Happier Women Credited To The Yucatan’s Discovery of Chocolate

Do you love chocolate? For me, a piece of chocolate can be the magic relief for a headache or that sweet indulgence late in the evening. A recent visit to the Yucatan’s Ki’Xocolatl, a chocolate museum, had me More...

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By Yucatan Times On Thursday, October 13th, 2016
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Jocotepec, on the shores of Lake Chapala: Beauty, free enterprise, and some cupcakes (Road Trip Part XVII)

We continue our Mexico road trip series with Chuck Bolotin, from Best Places in the World to Retire, as he, his wife, and two dogs drive through Mexico in a large, white van.  This story provides the truth about More...