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.

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.

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“Yucatan is an exceptional state when it comes to public safety” (Federal Secretary of Security and Citizen Protection)

"Yucatan is an exceptional state when it comes to public safety, it is a model worthy of being studied and…

Does Tulum really need a new one thousand-room hotel?

New "Hotel Internacional" in Tulum will have over 1,000 rooms The US $130-million hotel will be built in an area…

San Miguel de Allende in the News

Recently San Miguel has been an “It Girl” in foreign media.  Whether the Washington Post, London Times or a personal…

American Expats say money they had at Monex is gone and the bank isn’t helping them

In late December, Kathy Machir called Marcela Zavala Taylor, her banker of nine years at Mexico’s Monex Casa de Bolsa, to…

25 countries confirmed to attend “Sargasso Summit” in Cancun

Cancún, Quintana Roo – 25 countries are confirmed to the "High Level Meeting for Sargasso Care in the Greater Caribbean",…