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 very excited to be talking today with Chuck Bolotin, of Best Places in the World to Retire, about the groundbreaking research study they just More...

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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 Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Mexicans Iñárritu and Lubezki awarded special Oscar

According to El Universal the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced on October 27 they have decided to award a special Oscar to Mexican filmmaker Alejandro González Iñárritu and Mexican cinematographer More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Día de Muertos – All Saints Day: two schools of thought blend into one tradition

Day of the Dead is an important Mexican holiday that celebrates and honors deceased loved ones. In Mexico, the celebration is held from October 31 to November 2nd, coinciding with the Catholic feast days of All More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Kate del Castillo “wants closure” from new ‘El Chapo’ docu-series

Kate del Castillo says she just “wants closure” and is hoping to get it from the release of her new three-part docuseries “The Day I Met El Chapo,” now on Netflix. The documentary tells del Castillo’s More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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New tourist attractions created in Izamal

The “videomapping” of Izamal will feature a Mayan ritual… IZAMAL, Yuc. — To enrich and make more attractive the show “Senderos de Luz” at Izamal, named a Pueblo Mágico de México, More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Mexican short film is finalist in NASA contest

According to El Universal, the Mexican Space Agency (AEM) announced the short film “Apizaco”, from Mexican filmmaker Alex Moreno, was nominated among the thirteen finalists for the 2017 CineSpace Short More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Mexican music concert Tuesday in the FIC Maya festival

Pianist Amos Lucidi performs on Tuesday October 31 as part of the activities of the Escuela Superior de Artes de Yucatan (ESAY)…. MERIDA — Lucidi, graduated pianist and professor of Musical Arts at the 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...