Significant increase in the price of real estate in Merida

Merida, Yuc.- An increase in the prices of houses and apartments in the northern zone of Merida has been registered during the first month of this year, 40 thousand (2.2%) on houses,  More...

Acute respiratory infections on the rise in Mérida and the rest of Yucatán

MÉRIDA, Yucatán.- At the beginning of 2018, consultations for acute respiratory infections have increased in the city of Mérida and the state of Yucatán, due to the low temperatures More...

Latvian mezzo soprano Elina Garanča conquers Mérida

On Friday January 19, at 8 p.m., the mezzo soprano Elina Garanča gave a spectacular singing exhibition at Teatro José Peón Contreras in Mérida, Yucatán. Garanča said she More...

“Is It Cheaper To Live In Mexico?” cost of living study (co-sponsored by The Yucatan Times)

Lake Chapala, Jalisco, Mexico—January 20, 2018— Best Places In The World To Retire (Best Places) announced today the release of its second research study of 1,129 current More...

Some of Mexico´s Best Warm Winter Golf Escapes

About 40% of all golf the courses in Mexico are located in sunny and beach destinations Almost anyone can play, meeting certain requirements, since many of these are privately More...

Cenote-cleaning project continues in Yucatan during 2018

Mérida, Yucatán.- “The Cenote-cleaning program that seeks to rescue the natural resources of Yucatan, in charge of...

Expoferia Valladolid 2018 starts January 27

Different cultural, artistic, religious and sport events will be part of the Expoferia Valladolid 2018, which...

One million tourists visited the “Livestock, Commercial and Crafts Fair” in Tizimin, Yucatán

TIZIMÍN.- The Feria Ganadera, Comercial y Artesanal de Tizimin (Livestock, Commercial and Crafts Fair) which came...

Progreso Carnival is about to kick off

The Carnival festivities of Progreso are just around the corner. Here is all what you need to know to participate More...

El Corchito goes through a comprehensive modernization process

Progreso, Yucatan.- In order to offer better infrastructure and quality service to visitors, El Corchito joined the plan carried out by the..

16 cruise ship arrivals to Progreso this month

According to the program of the Integral Port Administration of Progreso (Administración Portuaria Integral (API) de Progreso), the “Carnival Valor” was..

Mayan culinary culture is still alive in the XXI Century through ‘Dzotobichay’ or “Brazo de Reina”

“Although tamales come originally from other parts of our country, the “brazo de reina” (queen’s More...

Once again, “Avocados From Mexico” return to the Super Bowl

Avocados From Mexico is returning to the Super Bowl for the fourth consecutive year, continuing its effort to stick out in..

Jigote: a Cuban dish that you must taste…

Some readers have asked us to dedicate some post to Cuban food. To do this, we asked one of our collaborators..

Tips for Planning Your Trip and Booking Accommodation

Are you ready for an adventure? There are so many different forms of travel: backpacking, cruises, long-term travel, etc. No two..

Dental Tourism in Mexico: affordable high quality service

Mexico is quickly expanding its dental tourism industry, with multiple advantages including affordable dental treatments, proximity to US, and high quality..

“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it” (OPINION)

Fanaticism consists in redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim. George Santayana (1863 – 1952 ) Economic problems, drug..