Uncontrolled conjunctivitis in Yucatan creates medicine shortage

Pharmacies say there are not enough medicines in the market to treat the widespread outbreak of conjunctivitis…. MERIDA – On Tuesday September 26, staff from several pharmacies informed their clients that ophthalmologic solutions for the treatment of conjunctivitis are not available anymore. The private clinics of the medical network of these More...

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By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Valladolid artisans face troubles due to low sales

VALLADOLID — The Yucatecan craftswomen who work in the Zací Handicraft Market are an example of dedication due to their organization that has turned them into the principal economical providers of their family More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Three fascinating destinations in the Yucatan Peninsula

To enjoy your last days of summer vacation or if you are booking a trip for the next holidays, TYT brings you three recommendations in the Yucatan Peninsula, following the wise advice of VIVA Lifestyle & Travel. Izamal Also More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Collision in Valladolid kills five people

An auto collision Monday July 10 between two vehicles in Valladolid killed five people, including a one-year-old child. As reported by El Diario de Yucatán newspaper, the collision took place at 9 am in Avenida More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Security guard in Valladolid attacked with machete

A very unusual violent incident took place in the heart of peaceful Valladolid, Yucatán; the city known as the “Sultana del Oriente” on the evening of Sunday February 5th; armed with a machete, a More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Six hiking trips you can do in the Yucatan Peninsula

The Yucatan Peninsula straddles three states (Campeche, Quintana Roo and Yucatan) in Mexico, including the neighboring countries of Belize and Guatemala.  Once a seabed, its topography consists mainly of limestone. More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017


On Saturday December 17th, 2016, I visited a very special place in Valladolid, Yucatán. This is the story about an unforgettable experience at Zenti’k. When guests arrive at Zentik Project, they are welcomed More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, October 13th, 2016
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Valladolid artisans lament lack of tourists at Craft Center

In the “Craft Center” of Valladolid, Yucatán, women artisans said recently that their sales have been really low, due to the fact that tourists don’t visit this place regularly, event though they usually More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, July 13th, 2016
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American girl reported missing in Valladolid, found in Tulum

The State Attorney General (FGE) Kidnapping Specialized Unit (UEC) informed that a 15 year old girl from Pennsylvania, U.S.A., who was reported missing in Valladolid on Saturday July 9, and whose name was not More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, June 18th, 2016

U.S. teachers visit Yucatan to learn about indigenous culture

VALLADOID — A group of 11 educators and two directors from the Center for Latin American Studies of the University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, will visit the Yucatan peninsula for “Bridges to Yucatan,” More...