Leica V-Lux camera: Great holiday gift for travelers

Forbes.com contributor Larry Olmsted writes in this product review that for anything keepsake beyond basic selfies or twitter posts, your smartphone still doesn’t cut it for taking quality photos, especially when you need to zoom in on something further away. I tackled this subject in great detail here at Forbes a few weeks ago, after testing the More...

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By Yucatan Times On Friday, December 1st, 2017
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ICF helps U.S. donors to give-back to the international communities they care about

As expatriates living in Mexico, giving back to our adopted communities can be challenging.  We clearly see local needs, but don’t necessarily understand the complexity of these problems or the systems in place More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, December 1st, 2017
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TYT INFOGRAPHIC: Facts about Mexico you should know

Infographic by The Yucatan Times. To republish please credit The Yucatan Times.      More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, December 1st, 2017
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More travel since Canada eliminated visa for Mexicans one year ago

Throughout this year the number of Mexican visitors to Canada has grown. In 2016, the monthly average was 22,000, but this year it grew to 30,000 people… MEXICO – Today Friday December 1st marks the first More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 30th, 2017
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Tribute To AC/DC’s MALCOLM YOUNG at El Dzalbay Cantina Friday Dec. 1

Musical group “Hell Hounds” will pay tribute to AC/DC, one of the best #ROCK’NROLL bands of all time, at the Dzalbay Cantina this Friday, December 1 / 7:30 pm / Limited Space This concert will More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 30th, 2017
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How to Survive Driving in Merida: A Newcomer’s Guide

My mom came to town a few years ago and in her usual fashion she wanted to help as much as possible.  She offered to drive my kids to school. Their school at the time was about 10 blocks from my house.  It was More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
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Merida’s “Noche Blanca” is coming with more than 500 artists

The ninth edition of this program will be held on Saturday, December 2… MERIDA – One of the most important closure events as American Capital of Culture is approaching. The “Noche Blanca” will be held More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
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American expat hotel owner sets precedent in Mexican self-defense law

GUANAJUATO — After an alleged robbery attempt at ‘Casa Zúñiga’, a hotel located on Subida de San Miguel street, next to the Pipila monument, in the city of Guanajuato, a member of ‘Los More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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Beware of lost-pet scams

In Yucatan, the Prosecutor’s Office has detected several attempted telephone frauds towards owners of lost animals…. MERIDA – Revealing personal data when publicizing a lost pet could unleash telephone More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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Cyber Monday 2017: How to get deals shipped to Mexico

Cyber Monday is the online equivalent to Black Friday, only this special shopping day helps smaller retailers compete with larger retail giants, according to the small and medium business merchants interviewed. More...