U.S. expats protest against Trump in Mexico City


According to Mexico City’s major newspaper “El Universal”, U.S. citizens based in Mexico City protested outside the U.S. embassy to express their concern for Trump’s racist and xenophobic rhetoric towards Mexican immigrants on Thursday, February 23. Among them, Ralston Darlington, from the Mexican Chapter of Democrats Abroad, who More...

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By Yucatan Times On Friday, February 24th, 2017

Rory McIlroy set to return to PGA Tour at next week’s WGC-Mexico Championship

The 2017 WGC-Mexico Championship is a golf tournament scheduled for March 2–5 at Club de Golf Chapultepec in Naucalpan, State of Mexico: just west of Mexico City. It will be the 18th time the WGC Championship More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

International Mother Language Day: towards a sustainable future through multilingual education.

Today, we celebrate International Mother Language Day (IMLD), a worldwide annual observance held on 21 February to promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. First announced by More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

LETTER to the Editor: In support of Mexico

A statement to Mexico and its people from a group of foreign residents in Merida:  –          We feel the need to voice our solidarity and intent to help our adopted country any way we can. –          More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

“Neta”: No separating culture from language

Mexican expression of the day: La neta: the real truth. ¿Es neta? Really, no way?! The questions we have all been asked a million times: Why did you come to Mexico? Why are you thinking about moving or doing business More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, February 12th, 2017

Gorgeous Tulum Wedding, a many-hued beach celebration

Lauren Phillips author and collaborator for renowned Lifestyle magazine and website Coastal Living, tells us how a piece of colorful coral found in the white sand of Tulum, became the inspiration behind one of the More...

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By Yucatan Times On Sunday, February 5th, 2017

Are you ready to make the move and start a new life in Mexico?

It’s a common daydream. Thinking about picking up and leaving the rat-race behind to live where the sun is shining and the living is easy. Or a dream retirement where the people are as warm as the sunshine More...

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By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

More Important Than Your Passport!

Recently the Yucatan Times interviewed John Klug, a Senior Representative for Travel MedEvac. TYT: John, you’ve said that Emergency Medical Evacuation protection is more important than a passport.  What do you More...

To determine how safe it is for expats in places like Panama, Nicaragua, Belize and Mexico, Best Places In The World to Retire asked some of its more than 500 contributors to weigh in. (Image: banderasnews)
By Yucatan Times On Monday, January 30th, 2017

U.S. expats could suffer backlash from Trump’s immigration policy revisions

Journalist Sylvan Hardy who lives part time in Cuenca, Ecuador,  is a former Southeast Asia news correspondent and columnist for several British newspapers. On Sunday Jan. 29, Hardy published an interesting More...

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By Yucatan Times On Monday, January 30th, 2017

6 ways to really improve your Spanish

All over the internet you can find lots of guaranteed ways to improve your Spanish; however, before I give you my two cents on how to learn, I would like to point out how to NOT  improve your Spanish. You will More...