OPINION: The need for constitutional reform on article 33 (immigrants’ rights)

In February 2017, the State Commission of Human Rights (CODHEY) recognized the research titled “The causes of deportation and expulsion of aliens in México during the twenty first century”, which aims to protect foreigners who reside in México. The article was featured by Lawyer and Collaborator of The Yucatán Times, Raúl Alexander More...

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By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Free enterprise is on display in Mexican mercados

In this article for TheStreet, Chuck Bolotin of Best Places in the World to Retire writes that, if you are interested in free enterprise, there’s no place you’ll see it more clearly than at a Mexican mercado, More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Keep the romance alive with these five easy steps

Whether the two of you met in a bar, club or on flirt.com, it sure can be difficult to be away from your partner for an extended period of time. It is also super important to spend plenty of time with your family More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, August 12th, 2017

Road trip’s last leg: Puebla to Lake Chapala, a place worthy of return   

We conclude our Mexico road trip series with Chuck Bolotin, from Best Places in the World to Retire, as he, his wife, and two dogs wrap their tour through Mexico in a large, white van. Chuck invites us on the More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Yucatecan nutrition expert criticizes media health reports

By Juan Carlos Avila, Nutritionist. A graduate of the Universidad Marista de Mérida, with Social Service and several collaborations on investigations in the area of Nutrition Management of the National Institute More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

Yucatecan idiosyncrasies: ‘sí, sí, sí’ means ‘probably not’

I love Yucatan and the Yucatecans (the yucatecos). Actually #amomeridayucatan is my hashtag for all Instagram posts. I have “drunk the well water” so they say here. I have no desire to leave; I don’t even More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, August 7th, 2017

Despite debate about ranking, Mexico deaths continue to escalate

There’s no way around it.  Mexico’s violence is worsening.  No matter how you slice and dice the statistics, that conclusion is unavoidable. According to statistics of the Mexican government itself, murders More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, August 6th, 2017
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How to have a better, cheaper life as an expat

Here’s an article written for TheStreet.com by Chuck Bolotin of Best Places in the World to Retire with proof that it can actually be cheaper to live in fantastic vacation rentals in Mexico, all while having More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, August 5th, 2017

‘Ahorita’: Does it mean ‘in five minutes’ or ‘in five hours’?

BBC collaborator Susannah Rigg helps us to understand the word “Ahorita”, a Mexican connotation that could mean “right now”, “in five minutes” or “in five hours”. More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Forget algorithms: To find a match with an Online Dating, DNA matching could be taking over

We know that online dating websites use algorithms to match us with our partners…. If you’ve been on any online dating website, you probably know that the site uses complex algorithms to help you find your More...