Campeche Underwater Archeological Museum to be inaugurated

(Photo: El Universal)

The museum in the state of Campeche will recreate the sensation of being in underwater environments. CAMPECHE – According to El Universal, the San José el Alto Stronghold Underwater Archeological Museum, in Campeche, will exhibit a collection of 900 pieces from the Middle Pleistocene to the industrial era. Most of them have never been shown before More...

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By Yucatan Times On Saturday, June 17th, 2017

Secrets of the Tarahumara ultra-marathoner who competes in “huaraches”

In April, 22-year-old Lorena Ramírez, a member of Mexico’s indigenous Rarámuri, also known as Tarahumara, won a 50-kilometer ultra-marathon in Tlatlauquitepec, in the central Mexican state of Puebla, wearing More...

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By Yucatan Times On Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Cancun to celebrate International Yoga Day June 17

CANCUN — Francisco López, director of Tourism in Benito Juárez municipality, invited citizens to join the celebrations of the International Yoga Day, which will be held this Saturday, June 17, 2017, starting More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Don’t miss these Cancún and Riviera Maya music festivals

SALSA FEST CANCÚN 2017 CANCÚN.- The Institute of Culture and Arts of Benito Juárez is known for performing different events, such as dance festivals and local and national artworks presentations. This time, More...

The Red Locust, new Marvel character based on the famous Mexican TV Hero the Chapulín Colorado, from the famous Mexican TV comedian Roberto Gomez Bolaños "Chespirito" (Photo: La Palabra del Caribe)
By Yucatan Times On Monday, June 12th, 2017

Marvel Comics creates a new superhero based on ‘Chapulín Colorado’

Marvel Comics gives a tribute to the famous Mexican character Chapulín Colorado in the last issue of the series ‘Champions # 9’ — the comic drawn by Mexican Humberto Ramos and written by Mark More...

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By Yucatan Times On Friday, May 26th, 2017

Campeche will host national amateur golf championship for the second time

CAMPECHE — The 90th National Golf Championship of Amateurs 2017, that will have as its headquarters at the city of San Francisco of Campeche,  will be held from June 7 to 11.  Jorge Manos Esparragoza, head More...

Colonial House (Photo: Condé Nast Traveler)
By Yucatan Times On Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Traveling to Mexico this summer? Condé Nast Traveler recommends Merida

According to Condé Nast Traveler it’s worth hopping on a plane down to Mérida this summer for its sherbet-hued architecture alone. The weather is (finally) warming up and we’re turning our attentions More...

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By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
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Three Mérida spas where luxury meets soul

Vacation is about rejuvenating the body, mind, and spirit, and why a visit to the spa is a common “to-do” on the itinerary. A good spa nourishes your soul with a smile, and allows you to relax into a moment More...

Restaurants at Santa Lucía Park (Photo: Google)
By Yucatan Times On Sunday, May 14th, 2017

From La Negrita to Kukul Bout’ik: Mérida’s best places to enjoy

You have to dance and taste the regional foods and the artisanal beer. MERIDA — At noon the bar La Negrita opens their doors to allow entrance to all the people tired by the heat of Merida. A place where you More...

Riviera Maya (Photo: Google)
By Yucatan Times On Friday, May 12th, 2017

Riviera Maya the star of “Outlet Expo Vacations 2017”

MERIDA — The eleventh edition of Outlet Expo 2017, which is being held from May 12 to 14 at the Convention Center Siglo XXI, from 9 am to 9 pm, is attracting many representatives of the tourism industry as More...