BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND – CURIOUS PIG? NO, A CURASSOW

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BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND – THANKSGIVING FOR THE BEAUTY OF BIRDS  

November in the USA celebrates a holiday to give thanks. Nature gives us every day.

Yucatan’s Hanal Pixan: How It Differs from The Day of the Dead in other parts of Mexico

The Day of the Dead is my favorite Mexican holiday. As a child I always.

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Don Murphy from International Living describes the White City from an “Ex-pat” point of view… Near.

Meet the new Mexican Congress and its Sixty-Fourth Legislature

As we all know on July 1st, Mexico held elections for President, Congress and various.

BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND – RUSSIAN ILLUSION? MUSCOVY DUCK

MUSCOVY DUCK, Cairina moschata, Pato Real (Spanish), Bo’ox patux (Mayan) Muscovy. Moscow. Moscow. Muscovy. In.

BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND – THINK PINK: ROSEATE SPOONBILL, PART 2 of 2

Roseate Spoonbill, Platatea ajaja, Espátula Rosada (Spanish)   A cacophonous chorus accosted me before I.

“We Are Not The Enemy”. —Trump´s War On Free Press— Editorial in support of the Boston Globe.

The Boston Globe’s editorial page proposed a coordinated editorial response from publications to President Trump’s.

Droughts meant the end for the Maya: Cosmos Magazine

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The Luckiest Gringo in Mexico (Part 4)

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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,…

AMLO pardons defaulting CFE debtors in his homestate of Tabasco

Mexico’s Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) will write off a MXN$11 billion debt-load carried by 520 thousand citizens from the state…

U.S Treasury works with government of Mexico against perpetrators of corruption

On Friday May 17th,  the United States imposed sanctions on 11 Mexicans, including a judge and a former governor, over…

Domestic workers’ labor rights have been officially expanded in Mexico

Mexico's Congress voted to grant the country's cleaners, cooks, gardeners, caretakers and other domestic workers basic labor rights like limited…

Smog from pollution continues to choke the skies over Mexico City

Mexico City authorities have announced a second straight day of school closures for Friday and extended a pollution alert as…