Mexican Homicide Rate Hits Record High in AMLOS’s First Year in Office

The number of homicides in Mexico hit a record high of 34,582 murders in 2019, according to a report by the Secretariat of Public Security released on Monday. The homicide rate averaged about 95 murders per day for…

Merida News

Free eco-bags will be provided at markets in Merida

The campaign to eliminate plastic bags will begin in February. Mérida, Yucatán - Starting in February, a promotional campaign will…

Political interests behind the march incident

A group made up of members of MORENA and members of the PRI were identified as part of those who…

Mayor Renán Barrera highlights importance of the role that women play in Merida society

In the framework of the celebrations for the 478 anniversary of the city, Mayor Renán Barrera Concha, the 104th anniversary…

Lifestyle

Want to learn Spanish fast? Here are eight tips for the intensive lessons

There are several quick ways to learn Spanish; it really depends on what approach you choose and how motivated you…

Top 5 best student cities in the world

What college kid wouldn’t want to take a break from their academic groove and abandon themselves to the pleasure of…

A new museum in the Yucatán celebrates the traditional clothing of Mexico

The colonial town of Valladolid, located between the Yucatán hot spots Cancun and Merida, is known as a convenient overnight…

State News

Man seriously injured during the “Temaxeada”

A Yucatecan civilian resulted seriously injured after being hit by a bull in the town of Temax, Yucatan, during a…

Valladolid’s new light show a rampant success

VALLADOLID, YUCATAN. - The video mapping show is generating unexpected results in the east of the state. The light show…

Tizimin Fair received 1.5 million visitors

With a biker ride and a show by comedian Tila Maria Sesto, the annual fair in honor of the "Three…

Real Estate

7 Different types of doors that will beautify your home

New doors can work wonders when trying to beautify your home. Know your options and learn the different types of…

LGBTQ Community’s Impact on Puerto Vallarta’s Real Estate Market

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico - Named the "gay beach capital of Mexico" and the first city in Mexico to earn the…

What will happen to the 53 hectares of protected area in Holbox legally claimed by a private company?

The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (Semarnat) lost an injunction (amparo) trial against the company Península Maya Developments, which…

Beach Communities

Four Celestun fishermen lost at sea rescued by the Mexican Navy after one week

Celestún, Yucatán, December 20th, 2019 (ACOM) .- The 4 fishermen from Celestún who were reported missing at sea one week…

Four Celestun fishermen still lost at sea after one week

On board the “Noah's Ark V” fishing boat that departed out of the port of Celestún last Thursday December 12th,…

Reopening of “El Corchito” ecotourism reserve

"The ecotourism reserve of “El Corchito” reopened on Monday December 9th, with a very good response, since in a matter…