Letter From the Editor: August 2018

“How did it get so late so soon?” – Dr. Seuss No one sums up the passing of time...

Contemporary Art with Maya Roots

Ricardo Can May, also known as “Richo Can” by his friends and peers in the artistic world, comes from...

Yucatecan Artisan Beer: Cheers!

In recent years, more and more beverage producers in Yucatán have branched into artisan beer production, joining brands from...

Unusual Business Names in Yucatán

“El Tucho”, “La Original”, “Los Primos”, “La Guadalupana”…these are only some of the names you’ll find painted on the...

Mayapán Plus Cenote Swim

This month I’m sharing my family’s absolute favorite day trip with you. It combines the chance to explore a...
Letter from the Editor
Letter From the Editor: August 2018
Art, Let's start with art
Contemporary Art with Maya Roots
Gastronomy, It's very yucatecan
Yucatecan Artisan Beer: Cheers!
It's very yucatecan
Unusual Business Names in Yucatán
Travel in yucatan
Mayapán Plus Cenote Swim
Letter from the Editor

Letter From the Editor: August 2018

“How did it get so late so soon?” – Dr. Seuss No one sums up the passing of time better than Dr. Seuss does in this quote. This month we…

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Living in Yucatán

Pet Adoption of the Week

Every week Yucatan Today publishes a photo and story about a dog or cat available for adoption from Evolución Animal. Sweet as can be, very affectionate and playful! August 14,…

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Art, Let's start with art

Contemporary Art with Maya Roots

Ricardo Can May, also known as “Richo Can” by his friends and peers in the artistic world, comes from Kimbilá, a small community of Izamal, a little less than three…

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Gastronomy, It's very yucatecan

Yucatecan Artisan Beer: Cheers!

In recent years, more and more beverage producers in Yucatán have branched into artisan beer production, joining brands from Tijuana, Aguascalientes, Guadalajara, and México City. We are, of course, a…

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It's very yucatecan

Unusual Business Names in Yucatán

“El Tucho”, “La Original”, “Los Primos”, “La Guadalupana”…these are only some of the names you’ll find painted on the walls of convenience and hardware stores, food establishments, and boats, while…

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Travel in yucatan

Mayapán Plus Cenote Swim

This month I’m sharing my family’s absolute favorite day trip with you. It combines the chance to explore a magical Maya archaeological site with the opportunity to swim in a…

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Shopping

Coqui Coqui Perfumería, Residencias & Spas

Coqui Coqui is a complete lifestyle experience. Their signature scents are the heart and soul of the story, which began more than 15 years ago. Today their exquisite collection of…

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This month's 5 featured restaurants

Delicious Breakfasts

Up until recently, the breakfast scene in Mérida leaned toward the traditional: tortillas and eggs. This transformed into dishes like “Huevos Motuleños,” which originated in a small city about an…

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Travel in yucatan

Magical and tropical, a day trip in Yucatan’s majestic haciendas

To walk between majestic gardens, with relaxing moments under the warm peninsular sun, to enjoy the perfection of Yucatecan gastronomy pool-side… this and more awaits you on a day trip…

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Culture

Dzityá’s Artisanal Richness: Tunich Fair 2018

With a wide variety of artisanal, gastronomic and cultural riches for locals and visitors, the 17th annual Tunich Artisan Fair will take place from July 27 to August 5. The…

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Top 10 Yucatán

Top 10 Yucatán This Month: July 2018

Reduce your carbon footprint and get closer than ever to the wildlife and nature of Yucatán by camping. Pitch a tent in one of our favorite camping spots, like San…

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Travel in yucatan

A Seven-Day Stay in Yucatán July 2018

With 106 municipalities, countless cenotes, beaches, archaeological sites, and haciendas, Yucatán boasts one of the world’s densest cultural landscapes thanks to its ancient and contemporary Maya population. Accept that you’ll…

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Letter from the Editor

Letter From the Editor: July 2018

“The past informs the present.” ― Fennel Hudson This simple quote about tradition speaks volumes. We are very fortunate to be situated in the heart of an ancient civilization whose culture is…

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Face to Face, Real Estate

Mérida: Mexico’s Sun

There’s only one sun. Well, in México’s case we have to mention two more: on the one hand, the famous singer, and on the other hand, the city of Mérida…

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It's very yucatecan, Shopping

The Guayaberas of Tekit

“In my Yucatecan land we welcome you with joy, waiting with anticipation your wonderful attire,” excerpt from the song “Guayabera Mía” by José Eduardo Chan Kau. This item of clothing…

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Traveling & Getting around

What’s New?

SINBAD TRAVEL Get to know www.sinbad.travel and increase reservations for accommodations 500%. Sinbad is an agency that manages and promotes properties for vacational rent and distributes them in more than 100 traveling…

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Shopping

Promotions and Discounts

SINBAD TRAVEL Free registration without commission for property owners until August 30. Calle 42 #288, Montes de Amé, Mérida. Tel. (554) 161 6829 www.sinbad.travel HACIENDA SANTA CRUZ 10% off all day passes….

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It's very yucatecan, Traditions

The Artistic Skills in the Towns of Yucatán

An excellent way to learn about the talented hands of Yucatán is through the handicrafts that the people produce in the municipalities. Whether using stone, wood, leather, henequén, palm, gold,…

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Gastronomy, It's very yucatecan

Street Vendors in Mérida

Have you ever spent a long afternoon in the hammock and felt a craving for a snack, but were too overcome with laziness to fix something? Don’t worry, this is…

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