Yucatan, the state that was twice an independent country

You’ve probably heard that Yucatan has its own flag because it was once an independent.

The historical figure of “La Malinche” a character shrouded in myth

Malinche’s story can be interpreted in different ways. She has been known as the mother of.

Take a closer look at the Chicxulub Crater global extinction event

For the first time, a timeline reveals what happened in the minutes and hours after.

Disturbing Mayan deities associated with death and war

The Mayan civilization and culture are amongst the most interesting in history, but equally disturbing.

The oldest book written in the American Continent Is a Mayan guide to Astronomy

As the Mayan civilization was in decline, a diligent scribe was working on the oldest.

The Caste War of Yucatan

The Yucatan Peninsula is associated with its delicious food, such as the  “cochinita pibil”, or.

Uxmal reveals new secrets

SANTA ELENA Yucatan (EFE) – Uxmal, one of the most important archeological zones of Yucatan.

66 years of fervor

“Gremio del campo” (the guild of Farmers) have honored the Virgin for 66 consecutive years.

Trophy human skulls found unveil Mayan´s gruesome war practices

BELIZE Be. (The Conversation) – Archaeologists in the jungles of Belize recently discovered two “trophy skulls”..

Really… What is Cinco de Mayo?

Cinco de Mayo is, for many Americans, that day for enjoying Mexican food —yes, everything.

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Meridanos say foreigners want to “privatize” the sidewalks

Because a house in Mérida, apparently own by foreigners, placed a sign asking people not to use their sidewalk as…

French citizen says police surveillance in Mérida is similar to that in Paris

When Faouzi Reggoune undertook the trip from France to Mexico to recover the bodies of his daughter Sarah and her…

Brazil confirms first case of Coronavirus in Latin America

Brazil Health Ministry confirms first coronavirus case in Latin America. The Brazilian government confirmed the first case of a fast-spreading new coronavirus…

Acid attacks in Mexico: corrosive gender-based violence

In Mexico, acid attacks are not considered a crime in the Federal Criminal Code, which prevents official knowledge of the…

Second cruise ship blocked from Caribbean ports over Coronavirus fears

Following a pattern set by the MS Westerdam, a cruise ship in the Caribbean has been turned away from two…