The Yucatán Governor Who Empowered Women

“Surprising History in Yucatán” Article 32, by Robert D. Temple…. Yucatán’s newly elected governor stepped out onto.

Palacio Cantón restoration works are almost done

MERIDA — The director of the Palacio Cantón Museum, Giovana Jaspersen García, proudly says that.

Yucatán’s First Highway

February 29, 1933.  After a long day of walking, Alfonso Villa Rojas arrived at the.

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.

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AMLO will destroy mangroves and put wildlife at risk to build new refinery

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s race to build an oil refinery in record time on land that is alive…

Mérida: The place to find “Yucatán Magic” (Travel Market Report)

According to Travel Market Report, Mexico’s Yucatan State is a magical place to spend a vacation … as long as…

How to Prepare Your Pet for Air Travel

Traveling with animals can be tricky and stressful, especially if they are like every pet I have ever owned and…

AMLO gets rid of Seguro Popular and introduces Health Institute for Wellbeing

The government of Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) has plans to disappear Seguro Popular and leave in its place the new Health Institute…

Transexual individual and religious woman argue after same-sex marriage was rejected by local congress (VIDEO)

As published on The Yucatan Times Monday July 10th, with nine votes in favor and 15 against, the law that…