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Eclectic, Unique, and Passionate

Galería Tres Pájaros If I were asked to describe this place, I would say “eclectic,” “unique,” and “passionate,” but why? Come with me us to discover Galería Tres Pájaros. At…

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Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor: May 2017

“Blessings come in a variety of shapes, colors, and sizes.” Craig Groeschel This month’s edition of Yucatán Today is all about variety. Of course there is no end to the…

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Ecology

Millennial Sea Turtles

Sea turtles are live witnesses of innumerable geological events in the history of our planet. These sea animals are descendants from relatives who existed more than 100 million years ago;…

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Traveling & Getting around

What’s New?

INDIAN FOOD AT HOME Saboreando Comida India will be packaging your favorite dishes for you to heat up and enjoy at home. Place your order at www.Abrazarselife.com PERUANO Happy Hour…

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Haciendas

Discover Hacienda Xcanatún

Paradise in the city. Imagine a place only 12 km from Mérida Centro, where you will find delicious, world renowned gastronomy and unique accommodation, all in a one-of-a-kind setting. It’s…

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Archaeological Sites

Two Views of Dzibilchaltún

In late February and early March I took two groups of family and friends to my favorite local archeological site. Over the course of the past fifteen years I have…

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Top 10 Yucatán

Top 10 Yucatán This Month: May 2017

1. Be part of the dramatization of the “First Spark of the Revolution” in Valladolid on the evening of June 3rd. 2. Discover one of the most beautiful cities of…

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Travel in yucatan

A Seven-Day Stay in Yucatán May 2017

Monday Start your week with some delicious seafood tacos or a torta at the Mercado de Santiago in Mérida, then walk to the Plaza Grande and visit Palacio de Gobierno,…

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Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor: April 2017

“The soul is healed by being with children.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky I chose this lovely quotation about children for my letter this month because April 30 is “Día del Niño”…

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Colonial Cities

Oxkutzcab, Citrus Trees and History

Located in the southern part of the state, on the way to the Puuc Route, Oxkutzcab is a laid-back small city, with nice people – many of whom speak Maya…

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Eco Destinations, Travel in yucatan

Pink Flamingos and Sunsets in Río Lagartos and San Felipe

Mangroves, communities of the pinkest flamingos, an enormous number of birds (migratory and native), crocodiles, and much more await you at one of the most gorgeous natural reserves in Yucatán:…

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Travel in yucatan

Traveling with Kids

Children’s Day (Día del Niño) is celebrated in México each April 30. So for celebrating the youngest ones from home, here you will find some options to do during your…

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Travel in yucatan

A Seven-Day Stay in Yucatán April 2017

Monday Let’s start with a little adventure, explore the Calcehtok caves and the archaeological site of Oxkintok. Then cool off at Cenote San Ignacio and enjoy a delicious lunch at…

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Top 10 Yucatán

Top 10 Yucatán This Month: April 2017

1. Celebrate the Holy Cross with processions and popular dances in Maxcanú, Sacalum or Chumayel, they take place on May 3rd. Download your free map of the Península de Yucatán….

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Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor: March 2017

“Spring is the time of plans and projects.” ― Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina Although the arrival of spring in Yucatán may not be as dramatic (or hoped for) as in…

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Travel in yucatan, Traveling & Getting around

Mérida, Ciudad Blanca

Mérida, Ciudad Blanca, in 2017 is for the second time “Capital Americana de la Cultura.” This will allow you to enjoy free cultural events all year long, in parks, theaters…

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