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 of the First Feminist Congress in Yucatan was remembered. The mayor  highlighted the importance of the role that…

Merida News

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…

Police officer suspended for throwing tear gas

After the situation that took place during the peaceful demonstration on January 19th, outside the International Congress Center, while Governor…

Yucatan: “heladez” returns this week.

In the South of Yucatan temperatures will decrease to values between 5° C (41° F) and 10° C (50° F)…

Lifestyle

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…

Stuck in Cancun: Dream vacation becomes nightmare after Canadian airline cancels flight

LONDON, ONT. -- A London family says they were left to their own devices in a foreign country after Swoop…

Super Bowl 2020 Betting Tips

Isn’t it amazing that you can make money while watching the game you love? Yes, the Super Bowl is less…

State News

“Médico 24/7” project to provide complementary medical care in 105 municipalities

The “Médico 24/7” project will provide complementary medical care during the hours in which the communities medical centers are not operating.…

Mauricio Vila to deliver first annual Government Results Report

On January 19, Governor Mauricio Vila Dosal will present his first annual report as governor of Yucatan. The Government Results…

INSABI: Institute of Health for Welfare officially replaces “Seguro Popular”

The Institute of Health for Welfare (Insituto de Salud para el Bienestar Insabi),  entered into operation on January 1st, 2020…

Real Estate

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…

Ludwig Godefroy’s brutalist Casa Mérida in Yucatán, Mexico

Photography by: Rory Gardiner The first thing that stands out about Casa Mérida is its unashamed brutalism, defined by raw…

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…