After a year in power, Andrés Manuel López Obrador is failing to contain violence

When Mexico’s president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, was sworn into office in December 2018 he promised swift action to stem the bloody crime wave that has ravaged the country in recent years. Faced with record-shattering homicide counts in 2017 and 2018, the…

Merida News

Follow these tips to protect your pet from the outbreak of fireworks soon to come in Mérida

Here's how you keep your pets safe from ear damage caused by fireworks: In this Christmas season, celebration of Guadalupe, Mexican Posadas…

Talavera de México is declared cultural heritage by Unesco

By its method of elaboration which has not changed since the fourteenth century Unesco decided that the manufacture of ceramics…

It is urgent that hosting platforms in Yucatan pay Taxes

They point out that they do not compete under the same conditions with the hotel sector. Now more than ever…

Lifestyle

Happy Holidays with the Yucatán Quartet Christmas Concert in Mérida!

The "Cuarteto Yucatán" wants to invite you to celebrate the Christmas Season with them, while listening to their concert at…

Talavera de México is declared cultural heritage by Unesco

By its method of elaboration which has not changed since the fourteenth century Unesco decided that the manufacture of ceramics…

Can CBD Gummies Help With Anxiety?

There is a lot of talk about CBD and it’s potential for chronic pain relief. But many wonder if CBD…

State News

Hacienda denies resources for 800 projects in Yucatan State Municipalities

Resources to finance 800 infrastructure works amounting $12 billion pesos, have been denied by the Federal government. At the end…

These Mexican ants are capable of producing honey

In Mexico there is a species of ant that is capable of producing and collecting honey. Are you familiar with…

Residents of Río Lagartos, Yucatan to receive free purified water for one year

Residents of the Rio Lagartos municipality, in eastern Yucatan, will receive purified water, part of the mayor's work for the…

Real Estate

Have A Wet Basement? Here Are Ways to Waterproof It

Having trouble with a wet basement? Here are three sure-fire ways to carry out basement waterproofing. Three Main Methods to…

Developer Grupo Aura to invest 2.75 billion pesos in 4 projects in Yucatán

The real estate conglomerate Grupo Aura has announced that it will invest 2.75 billion pesos (US $143 million) in Yucatán…

Quintana Roo, the state with the highest real estate growth in Mexico

In Quintana Roo the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the Real Estate sector exceeds 25 percent, a figure that positions it as…

Food And Drink

3 Things Everyone Should Eat in Yucatán

"Here, the dogs don’t bark," said René Redzepi. "Even the bees don’t sting." This November, in a hacienda not too far…

Beach Communities

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…

Thefts on the coast of Yucatan, without truce

2,136 robberies that have been reported so far this year, a figure that surpasses the 1,460 that were recorded in…

Local authorities concerned about the massive arrival of sargassum to the coasts of Yucatan

On Saturday November 16th, Progreso's Malecon beach woke up with just small spots of sargassum here and there. But by Monday…