Ninth Merida Home Tour set for this Sunday

The admission is $500 pesos per person and $250 pesos for students, for the benefit of Bai Foundation…. MERIDA — Casa Linda del Pozo, Lemeau, Villa Romantica, among others that are located in the center of the Yucatan capital will open their doors in the Ninth “Tour de Casas de Mérida 2017” that will take place this Sunday (November More...

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By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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Mexico expats study reveals why they made the move

In a TYT Exclusive Interview, the Publishers of the Research Study ‘Expats in Mexico—Expectations, Worries, and How It All Turned Out’ Share Some of Their More Surprising Findings…   TYT: We’re More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 6th, 2017
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Merida environmentalist Joann Andrews honored for tireless contributions

MERIDA — The tireless work of Joann Andrews and the contribution she has made over the past 50 years to the conservation, protection and sustainable use of ecosystems, their biodiversity and environmental More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 6th, 2017
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American expats must file special form declaring foreign bank accounts

An estimated 9 million Americans live abroad and a large percentage establish bank accounts in their new home country. In the case of American retirees living outside the country, many even have their Social Security More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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An expat’s list of the 7 worst things about living in Mexico

After publishing “Our Year on the Road & Living in Mexico– Adventures, Challenges, Triumphs, Lessons Learned,” Chuck Bolotin, from Best Places in the World to Retire presents his list of More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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Canadian ambassador promotes relations with Yucatan

Canada’s ambassador to Mexico, Pierre Alarie, visited Merida for the inauguration of FICMaya… MERIDA — In an interview with the local newspaper La Jornada Maya, the diplomat estimated that since More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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8 reasons Mexico is Americans’ #1 place to retire abroad

Over the past four decades, Americans have voted Mexico the world’s best place to live or retire overseas in the way that really counts: They’ve packed up and moved there. This country is home to more More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 29th, 2017
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“Under the Spell of San Miguel de Allende” (Smithsonian Magazine)

Seven years ago, Smithsonian magazine collaborator and author Jonathan Kandell published an extensive editorial piece on San Miguel de Allende that narrates how the first expats arrived in the 1930’s, More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, October 26th, 2017
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UADY and MEL seek hosts to help prepare Yucatecan English teachers

By Deborah Thompson, Merida English Library As you may already know, UADY is a public university. Students attending UADY are often the first in their families to attend a university. They generally attend school More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 22nd, 2017
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Take a stroll along the colonial streets of the ‘Best City in the World’

International Living collaborator Jason Holland recently published an interesting article in which he describes the pleasures of strolling the colonial cobblestone streets of San Miguel de Allende…. We walk More...