INFOGRAPHIC: 10 Interesting Facts About Mexico’s Independence

We know most of The Yucatan Times readers are highly educated and culturally aware. Still, not all readers are thoroughly familiar with all the high points of Mexican history and culture, such as Mexican Independence Day, Sept. 16th. That’s why The Yucatan Times presents this infographic which provides some of the background and history of the More...

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By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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COMMENT: Trump’s tiny heart and DACA’s repeal

“We are going to deal with DACA with heart…because, you know, I love these kids.” With these words, President Donald Trump answered  a question on Barack Obama’s executive order to protect “dreamers,” More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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COMMENT: With our road trip over, I can tell you what it was really like to live in Mexico for a year  

TYT presents the final installment in a Mexico road trip series with Chuck Bolotin, from Best Places in the World to Retire. Chuck, his wife, and two dogs drove through Mexico in a large, white van. Chuck writes More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, September 7th, 2017
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Club Sibarita: Where Foreigners and Local Epicureans Wine & Dine Together

(Meet Merida’s Vanguards: Exposé 1, part 2) As Merida continues to grow and bud into an urban center, new restaurants and culinary experiences seems to be popping up all over the city. In the heart of this culinary More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, September 1st, 2017
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‘Social Businesses’: Changing the face of charity

This post was contributed by Real Estate Unlimited, an agency serving clients in the Los Angeles, California area…. Nonprofit agencies constantly seek new ways to serve. Typically operating on a shoestring More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, August 31st, 2017
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History coming back to life: Casa Dominga Merida’s newest hot spot

This Friday, September 1st, is the official grand inauguration of one of Merida’s newest hot spots for dining, mixology, artisan beers, live music and socializing: Casa Dominga “Barrio Gourmet”. Located on More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, August 25th, 2017
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What does it take to be happy living abroad?

Here’s an article written for TheStreet by Chuck Bolotin of Best Places in the World to Retire in which Chuck shares what he has seen and experienced as the one thing you’ll need in order to be happy More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, August 25th, 2017
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COMMENT: Forget the Texas economic miracle and look south to the Mexican Miracle

Richard Parker is an author and award-winning journalist who writes about the forces of change in contemporary society, economics and politics. He also serves as lecturer of practice in journalism at Texas State More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
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Meet Merida’s vanguards: Exposé 1 part 1 — Jean Philippe Gillot and Carolina Molina of Dolce Magazine

Original interview in Spanish and translated into English by Stephanie Carmon for TYT… About a year and a half ago, I was at a spa waiting for my appointment and as usual I picked up the magazines to distract More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, August 20th, 2017
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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 More...