Noma pop-up restaurant makes a big splash in Tulum

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Noma Restaurant’s pop-up location in Tulum is garnering widespread publicity. TYT checked Noma’s website for details and found the following:  Noma, four times named the best restaurant of the world by Restaurant Magazine, according to their official web site, will be open by for seven weeks at a new location in Tulum, Quintana Roo, from More...

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By Yucatan Times On Saturday, April 15th, 2017

All on toe for the first edition of “Cancun International Ballet Festival”

CANCUN — The Cancun International Ballet Festival is preparing for its first edition, which takes place on May 5-7 at the theater “Teatro de Cancún”. (Photo: La Verdad) This Festival will offer the More...

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By Yucatan Times On Saturday, April 15th, 2017

What to do for your well-being when visiting Mérida

A traveler recently called me for some advice on a trip to Mérida. Common questions such as where to stay, what are the “Must-Do’s”, and which beach should I go to? All of those are good questions, and then More...

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 Mérida, Yucatán, México (Photo: Diario de Yucatán)
By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Merida mayor announces possible repetition of “Flower Path” next year

Merida Mayor Mauricio Vila Dosal announced Sunday April 9, the possible repetition of the floral display “Flower Path” for next year and said that it will accompany it with new activities that will give More...

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By Yucatan Times On Saturday, April 8th, 2017

Cancun nightclubs will close earlier this season to improve security

CANCUN — Due to the recent criminal acts in the city of Cancun, the municipal authorities in Benito Juárez announced on Wednesday April 5 that bars and discos of this tourist destination will begin to close More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, April 1st, 2017

Cantina Bar El ChemBech – A great new option on the east side of Centro!

Have you ever wanted to go in to a real, authentic (non-touristic) cantina in Mérida, but hesitated to do so as you were not sure if you would be welcome? Or maybe you were worried that it would be dirty, or that More...

The Quo Vadis Quartet  will present a Beatles concert Wednesday March 29 in Merida. (PHOTO:
By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

The Beatles’ music to be performed in classical style Wednesday in Merida

The music of The Beatles can be heard on the strings of Quo Vadis Quartet and guest guitarist Erik Baqueiro, who on Wednesday March 29 in Merida will offer a concert composed of songs from the popular London group More...

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By Yucatan Times On Monday, March 13th, 2017

Pope Francis on cover of Rolling Stone Magazine

Rolling Stone’s Italian edition features Pope Francis on the cover of its March issue, which hits newsstands on Thursday March 16, 2017. “The Pope says sensible things, such sensible things,” the More...

Conan making his move on a Mexican Telenovela
By Yucatan Times On Friday, March 3rd, 2017

“Conan Without Borders” showcased America’s common interests with its southern neighbor

T.V. host Conan O’Brien doesn’t consider himself a political comedian and said that “it is not time for jokes, but to get serious” about the current political context lived by the Mexico-U.S. relations. O’Brien More...

US wrestler supports Trump in Mexican arena
By Yucatan Times On Saturday, February 18th, 2017

U.S. wrestler waves American flag with Trump’s face at wrestling match in Mexico

An American wrestler working in Mexico is tapping into anger at Donald Trump, whipping crowds into a frenzy with an act as a supporter of the locally loathed U.S. president. Sam Polinsky, known as Sam Adonis, climbs More...