Yucatan’s Greatest Hit

This is the last of the monthly “Surprising History” articles, concluding the series after two.

First Spark and Revolution

[Link to “Surprising History in Yucatán” — Introduction to the Series] November 20 is Revolution.

A Potemkin Village for Porfirio Díaz

[Link to “Surprising History in Yucatán” — Introduction to the Series]   President Porfirio Díaz.

The Remarkable O’Horáns

[Link to “Surprising History in Yucatán” — Introduction to the Series] Governor, president, senator, general,.

497 years ago today, Hernán Cortes arrived in Mexico (for better or worse)

If you were around 497 years ago today (March 4, 1519), you would have witnessed.

Campeche enthralls with Mexico’s rich history

Campeche takes your breath away. In the center of this colonial city on the Gulf.

When Did the Caste War End? Part 2 — The Power of General May

[Link to “Surprising History in Yucatán” — Introduction to the Series] Continued from The Yucatan.

New book offers chance to “take a ride” with conquistadors

If all you know about the conquistadors is what you learned in school, or if.

When Did the Caste War End? Part 1 — The Power of General Bravo

[“Surprising History in Yucatán” — Introduction to the Series]   The Caste War of Yucatán.

The Invention That Made Yucatán Rich

[Link to “Surprising History in Yucatán” — Introduction to the Series] In 1857, an eighteen-year-old.

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Tourists welcomed the spring at Dzibichaltún

Hundreds of domestic and foreign tourists came to Dzibilchaltún to witness the spring equinox. The sun arrived on time to…

381,000 anti-rabies vaccines will be applied to dogs and cats in Yucatan

From March 24 to 30, the First National Week of Vaccination of Dogs and Cats 2019 will take place in…

Vila and AMLO, united to promote the development of Yucatán

Governor Mauricio Vila Dosal and President Andrés Manuel López Obrador met on Thursday March 21 to review projects, actions and…

Maya people from Yucatán stand up for their rights

The government did not ask for the consent of the Mayan people of this region to carry out activities of…

Another foreigner accused of ‘appropriating’ a beach

A foreigner prevented people from bathing in front of his property, in Chuburna Puerto. He even took out a table…