Musician Armando Manzanero to be honored at Chichén Itzá

The concert will be on February 3rd, and tickets are available starting October 24th…. MERIDA — The next February 3 will be when the artistic career of Armando Manzanero, in his native Yucatan, is celebrated, with the majestic Chichén Itzá in the background. Yucatecan Musician Armando Manzanero (Photo: La Vanguardia) According to a statement More...

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By Yucatan Times On Friday, October 13th, 2017

Full schedule of events to close Merida’s year in the cultural spotlight

Mayor Mauricio Vila announced the events for the last two months of the year in Merida, American Capital of Culture 2017…. MERIDA – The closure of the year 2017, for which Merida was designated American More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Learn more about Yucatan’s attractions at “Expo Redescubre Yucatan”

Among the activities at the expo will be music, lectures and a giant 150-meter-long “Pib”… MERIDA — The second edition of the “Expo Redescubre Yucatan” 2017 will take place on November More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Tips for enjoying Cancun’s outstanding nightlife

USA Today collaborator and Cancun resident Kristin Busse shares her experiences and discoveries with others through writing and social media. A local party expert, Kristin offers tips about enjoying nightlife in More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 9th, 2017

Yucatan landscapes and backdrops in demand for film and photography

Beaches, cenotes, archaeological zones and haciendas are among the most sought-after locations for photos and videos…. MERIDA — Yucatan is a “quoted” scene for the creation of videos, films More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, October 6th, 2017

Famous German musician will perform in Merida this weekend

MERIDA — German cellist Leo Schmidt will perform with the Symphony Orchestra of Yucatan one of the masterpieces of musical romanticism, Robert Schumann’s Concerto for Cello Opus 129, in  concert at More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 2nd, 2017

Rock legend Tom Petty dies at 66

The Los Angeles Police Department confirms to Us Weekly that officials were called to Petty’s home in Malibu late Sunday, October 1, and transported an unconscious male to UCLA Medical Center in Santa Monica. TMZ reported More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Oktoberfest Merida 2017

This year the Oktoberfest Merida will be held at the Rogers Sports Unit from Oct. 20th to 22nd…. MERIDA — The main German festival in Merida is already preparing the best of its gastronomy, culture and More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

The Backstreet Boys announce new concert date in Cancun

After ‘sold-out’ venues, one of the most famous bands of the 90’s will arrive to the Mexican Caribbean…. CANCUN — After a hearty welcome from fans throughout Mexico, one of the most More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, September 10th, 2017

Another British travel writer succumbs to Yucatan’s charms

Add Graeme Green to the growing list of British travel writers who are singing Yucatan’s praises. Greene writes on that the region “calls out to be explored”….   Mayans, More...