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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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Traveling & Getting around

What’s New?

MEXSTAGE RELOCATION SERVICES Welcome to Mexstage, the Yucatán Peninsula’s only complete relocation services for families, retirees and individuals seeking to live in the beautiful Yucatán. Immigration services, home search, school…

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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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Archaeological Sites, Maya Culture

Solar Splendor at Dzibilchaltún and Chichén Itzá

Every year in Yucatán, the god Kukulkán has a date on March 21 to show off his solar splendor and delight visitors with a unique astronomic show at to the…

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Colonial Cities

Hammock Fair in Tecoh

Can you imagine finding, in one single place, an enormous variety of hammocks in different colors and sizes? Yes, hammocks come in different sizes: single, double, and even family size,…

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Travel in yucatan

A Seven-Day Stay in Yucatán March 2017

Monday Drive north along Prolongación Paseo de Montejo and visit Dzibilchaltún and the Museo del Pueblo Maya. Then head to Progreso and have some delicious seafood on the malecón (boardwalk)….

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Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor: February 2017

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.” – Confucius Our quote this month seems appropriate since it’s the month of “love and friendship;” but I chose it also because…

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Colonial Cities, Gastronomy

An Iconic Recipe: Behind the Scenes in Izamal

When you discover a new destination, gastronomy always plays a big role; and Yucatán is well known for its cuisine. There are many regional dishes including Cochinita Pibil, Relleno Negro,…

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Travel in yucatan

A Seven-Day Stay in Yucatán February 2017

Monday Rent a car and take the highway to the magical town of Izamal. Walk through the convent and main streets. Go to the market and order the typical Monday…

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Top 10 Yucatán

Top 10 Yucatán This Month: February 2017

1. Get to know Izamal in a very unique way with the show “Izamal, Ciudad Luz.” The starting point is the Parque de los Cañones, from Thursday to Saturday at…

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Healthy body, healthy planet, Shopping

Ya’axtal Ecotienda

Ya’axtal Ecotienda goes beyond just offering products focused on good nutrition. Ya’axtal offers a natural, organic and wellness experience. In 2010 they opened their first eco-store, located on Prolongación Paseo…

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Colonial Cities

Valladolid like you Have ever Seen Before!

This colonial city it’s located in an strategic area, at only 2 hours from Mérida if offers a unique combination of architecture, gastronomy and popular festivities. Join us in this…

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Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor: January 2017

“We take you by the hand to experience the essence of Yucatán.” – Yucatán Today It’s fiesta time at Yucatán Today! January is always a happy time for us, because…

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Haciendas, Travel in yucatan

Hacienda Petac Culinary Experience

“We knew we wanted our next trip to be a cooking trip, so Lynn got on it and came up with three options. We chose the Yucatán trip because it…

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Top 10 Mérida

Top 10 Mérida This Month: January 2017

1. Visit the brand new Montejo Food Park, located on Prolongación Paseo de Montejo only half a block from “Glorieta de la Paz,” where you can find an amazing variety…

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Top 10 Yucatán

Top 10 Yucatán This Month: January 2017

1. On your next visit to Valladolid, drop in to the local mercado and have lunch at El Amigo Casiano, it’s delicious! 2. You can’t leave your visit to Hacienda…

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Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor: December 2016

“The Christmas gifts are under the palm tree this year!” – Yucatán Today If you are reading this article in our print magazine, chances are you are here in Yucatán….

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Colonial Cities

Celebration of the Christ Child in Espita

One of the most important festivities in Espita, municipality located in the east of Yucatán (165 km from Mérida, 2 hours approximately), is the celebration honoring the Baby Jesus, Espita’s…

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