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By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 22nd, 2017
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Take a stroll along the colonial streets of the ‘Best City in the World’

International Living collaborator Jason Holland recently published an interesting article in which he describes the pleasures of strolling the colonial cobblestone streets of San Miguel de Allende…. We walk More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, October 21st, 2017
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Mexico bets on tourism to supply trade with USA

According to El Universal, Elena Achar, Head of the Regional and Sectoral Coordination Unit of the Federal Ministry of Tourism (Sectretaría de Turismo abbreviated SECTUR), stated that tourism is a great option More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Progreso vendors lament slow sales from cruise passengers

Cruise tourists prefer to visit archeological zones, Merida and other beaches over staying in Progreso…. PROGRESO — This was the first cruise of the week, and although sales were “regular” More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Yucatan tourism professionals to receive certification in meetings and conventions

The objective is to prepare companies and employees in the care, attention and requirements of travelers…. MERIDA — One-hundred-twenty Yucatecan tourism professionals began on Tuesday October 17 a process More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
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Visit the ‘Umbrella Roof’ connecting Merida’s cathedral and MACAY museum

It is an example of a global artistic initiative that promotes tourism and public spaces… MERIDA — In order to promote tourism in the Historic Center, the Merida Council, through the Directorate of Tourism More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 16th, 2017
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Yucatan cultural attractions are poised to break annual visitors record

Museums and archaeological sites expect to close this year with more than three million visitors…. MERIDA — Yucatan is close to breaking the record of visitor influx in the state’s museums and More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 15th, 2017
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San Miguel’s feel is ‘Mexican Disneyland’: Lonely Planet

Many people say that San Miguel is a bit like a Mexican Disneyland for foreign (mainly American) retirees and visiting chilangos (those from Mexico City). While there is a certain contrived fairy tale feel to More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017
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Several new Merida hotels plan 2018 openings

Despite worry about the increase of Airbnb usage in the city, several prestige hotel firms will open their doors in Merida in 2018…. MERIDA – The President of the Yucatan Hotels of Mexico Association, Héctor More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017
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Essential tips for a Tulum trip

NYC Photographer, Blogger, Author and Travel Expert Sher shares the basics of a Tulum Trip, in a must-read if you’re planning to visit this trendy tourist destination in the Mexican Caribbean…. Tulum More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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On your next trip to Cancun, don’t miss these magical towns of Yucatan

More than just an escape from the buzz of Cancun and luxury of the Riviera Maya, these Magical Towns are a tribute to the inhabitants of such beautiful places located in the middle of the Yucatan Peninsula. The More...