Tag archive for ‘Caves and Cenotes’
By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

‘Alternative’ tourism promoted for rural Yucatan

It is intended that visitors have direct contact with nature and towns’ cultural expressions… MERIDA – With the aim of strengthening alternative tourism through the promotion, dissemination and commercialization More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 24th, 2017

Cenote-cleaning projects will help preserve Yucatan’s water supply

State officials undertake the cleaning of more than 70 cenotes in Abalá, while a private entrepreneur is cleaning other cenotes around the state…. YUCATAN –  The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 17th, 2017

Cenotes provide a secure water supply for Yucatan

Conagua authorities declare that the region enjoys a privileged status in respect to water supply… MERIDA — Yucatan is privileged because of its water situation, compared to other places in the country, More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, November 4th, 2017

Mexican producers film in Yucatan

Mexican movie producers record Izamal sites for a tourism project… IZAMAL — In the “heart” of Izamal, the eyes of walkers, neighbors and onlookers focused on the workers of an audiovisual More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Yucatan seeks UNESCO world heritage status for cenotes ring

The cenotes ring is a circle that surrounds the collision point of the meteor that may have ended the era of the dinosaurs. Inside the ring are located Merida and the most important ports of Yucatan’s northern More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

A ‘cave’ suddenly appears in a park in Peto

Despite Yucatan’s not being a seismic zone, the soil’s sinking is a risk due to the huge number of caves and cenotes…. PETO, Yucatan – The event happened around 11am, when workers arrived at More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 9th, 2017

Yucatan landscapes and backdrops in demand for film and photography

Beaches, cenotes, archaeological zones and haciendas are among the most sought-after locations for photos and videos…. MERIDA — Yucatan is a “quoted” scene for the creation of videos, films More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 9th, 2017

Yucatan cave tourism holds great potential: Geological Institute of Spain

The meeting of the Ibero-American Tourist Caves Association (Actiba) held in Merida, highlighted Yucatan… MERIDA — Yucatan has an important natural resource to generate economic activity through its More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 8th, 2017

Yucatan joins Ibero-American Tourist Caves Association.

In association with this organization the state wants to take advantage of its natural riches through alternative tourism…. MERIDA — To promote conservation, sustainable tourism development and scientific More...