Mexican Guillermo del Toro wins the 2018 Golden Globe for Best Director

Guillermo del Toro has won the 2018 Golden Globe for Best Director for his dark fantasy film The Shape of Water, a Cold War-era monster movie and remixed fairy tale musical, starring Sally Hawkins and Michael Shannon. Following Oprah Winfrey’s speech about the plight of women in Hollywood, Natalie Portman announced the category, pointedly saying More...

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By Yucatan Times On Thursday, January 4th, 2018

“Cartoons around the world about Trump’s tantrum on a bigger nuclear button”

Last November, The Washington Post’s editorial board wrote: “Impulsive, bombastic and prone to grudges, President Trump has stirred serious questions in the minds of many Americans about the command and control More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, December 31st, 2017

Tonight, Tulum becomes the Mecca of the underground electronic music industry worldwide

Speak about Tulum is to make reference to one of the most exotic and magical places of the indigenous culture. It is here where SOUND TULUM Music Event is born and born as a unique and exceptional event due to the More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, December 25th, 2017

Feliz Navidad 2017: Listen to best Latin Holiday Songs!

BILLBOARD.COM presents: The Chamanas, Victor Manuelle, Tito Nieves, Carla Morrison and more artists who’ve added to the Latin Christmas songbook this year. From José Feliciano’s “Feliz Navidad” to Willie More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, December 16th, 2017

NBA plans minor league franchise for Mexico City

MEXICO CITY — Before the first of two N.B.A. regular season games were played in Mexico City last week, league Commissioner Adam Silver said that the National Basketball Association intends to move quickly More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, December 16th, 2017


Christmas time in Mexican culture is about our loved ones. That is why food plays such an important part of the festivities. It is a feast that begins in the eyes with its vibrant colors, through the mouth and soul More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, December 15th, 2017

The Nochebuena flower is a beautiful symbol of Christmas

Dark green leaves with jagged edges and red, yellow, white and marbled petals, Cuetlaxóchitl, Nochebuena, or Poinsettia is a flower of pre-Hispanic heritage, and it is among the most popular symbols of Christmas. Discovered More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, December 11th, 2017

‘Revolution Passage’ adjacent to Merida Cathedral decorated with 45,000 LED lights

The mayor stressed that it is the first time that a show of this kind has been presented in this part of ​​the country… MERIDA – Accompanied by his wife María Eugenia Ortíz Abraham, president of the More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, December 10th, 2017

World Happiness Fest coming to San Miguel de Allende

SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE, Guanajuato — Today San Miguel de Allende announced the World Happiness Fest which will be held March 16-18, 2018 in San Miguel. After the success of the 2017 summit in Miami, USA, Luis More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, December 8th, 2017

Civil Protection urges accident prevention during December holidays

The state authorities seek to promote safe behaviors and avoid risks for citizens during the Christmas season… MERIDA – Before the arrival of the December festivities, the State Civil Protection Unit (Procivy) More...