Quintana Roo beaches threatened by smelly seaweed invasion

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Tourists looking for sun and sand in Quintana Roo, Mexico resorts such as Cancun, Playa del Carmen and Tulum have been disgusted by foul-smelling mounds of sargassum — a seaweed-like algae — piling up…

Merida News

La Noche Blanca is back in town! (Mérida May 17th and 18th)

La Noche Blanca is back in Mérida, and once again it features a wide array of events at the Plaza…

Mérida to host International Human Rights Ombudsman Institute board of directors meeting

Mérida will host the meeting of the board of directors of the International Human Rights Ombudsman Institute, between May 15…

Mérida mayor says municipal sanitary landfill features state-of-the-art technology

The Yucatecan Civil Association known as Ciudadanos Hartos (literally translated as "Fed-up Citizens"), claimed that the municipal garbage dump of…

Lifestyle

Puerto Vallarta is recognized as the world’s second most important beach destination for the LGBT community

Puerto Vallarta is internationally recognized as the second most important beach destination for the gay community, after Tel Aviv, Israel,…

“The Big Bang Theory” is over

CBS aired the sitcom's last two episodes "The Change Constant" then "The Stockholm Syndrome" in an hour-long finale Thursday evening.…

Noche Blanca at La Cupula features the work of Pablo Tut

This Friday, May 17 - At 8 pm on the Eve of the "Noche Blanca" we await for you at…

State News

Specialized clothing for NASA is made In Valladolid, Yucatán

An astronaut suit must be technically perfect, as the comfort and safety of high-level technicians and astronauts operating in space…

Maya Train project could significantly affect paleontological areas: INAH

The National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) released a count of four paleontological sites in Chiapas, Quintana Roo and…

Kanasin men killed dog and drag it around the street with a rope around its neck (VIDEO)

Kanasín, Yucatán.- On Wednesday May 8, a video was posted on social networks showing three subjects murdering a dog that…

Real Estate

City offers alternative for abandoned properties in downtown Merida

The danger that abandoned properties in the Historic Center of Mérida could represent, might be given a completely different functionality,…

Merida and Cancun as time goes by…

CDMX. (El Financiero). - Google Earth Timelapse presented several updates this past Thursday April 25, including videos that from a…

Mérida City Council detects 35 properties that represent a danger for pedestrians

The City Council has already detected 35 properties in the Historic Center in dilapidated condition, which represents a daily danger…

Beach Communities

The Port is looking for “The New Voice of Progreso”

Progreso, Yucatán. May 9, 2019. -" The Municipal Culture Department of Progreso makes an open invitation to participate in the…

Progreso seeks state and federal economic support for beach recovery actions

Beach recovery actions in Progreso are intended to be the foundation for federal and state authorities to start contributing in…

Mauricio Vila promotes improvements and new investments in Puerto de Progreso

Mexico City, May 6, 2019.- "The Port of Progreso is continously improving its infrastructure and services, as the significant growth…