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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Rabies Vaccination Campaign in Progreso, Yuc.

Progreso, Yucatán (February 26, 2021).- This week the Canine and Feline Rabies Vaccination 2021 campaign began, in that sense, this…

Poland opens murder investigation into fate of 2 Polish nationals in Mexico

WARSAW, Poland (Thu, February 25, 2021) — Poland’s Foreign Ministry said Thursday that authorities in Mexico are investigating the death…

Merida surpasses 20 thousand Covid infections

On Thursday, Feb. 25th, Mérida surpassed the barrier of 20 thousand infected by Covid-19, revealed the Yucatan Health Secretariat (SSY)…

Is Quintana Roo’s tourist corridor becoming a place of operation for drug traffickers?

Recent high-profile drug plane interceptions suggest the once tranquil Mexican state of Quintana Roo is growing as a drug-trafficking hub.…

First Account Surplus in decades for Mexico during 2020

(Reuters).- Mexico registered an annual current account surplus for the first time in at least 1 1/2 decades in 2020…