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Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor: September 2017

“Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment.” Thomas Carlyle I’m inspired by accomplishment this month! There is a sense of pride that runs through this edition. A traditional Yucatecan recipe,…

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TURTLE PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST The marine turtle conservation program of Pronatura Península de Yucatán A. C. invites you to participate in the photography contest “Las Tortugas Marinas y su ambiente”, whose…

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Eco Destinations

Marvel at the Cenotes of Abala

Do you have a free day and want to explore Yucatán? Don’t miss the route that we have especially prepared for you! Get ready to enjoy two fantastic cenotes that…

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Travel in yucatan

A Seven-Day Stay in Yucatán September 2017

Monday Let’s start an amazing week! The Monday tradition is to eat “Frijol con Puerco” (pork and beans), so check our restaurants list and choose one. At night go to…

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Hotel Hacienda Ticum
Top 10 Yucatán

Top 10 Yucatán This Month: September 2017

1. During your visit to Valladolid don’t miss the Zací cenote, take your bathing suit and enjoy! 2. Visit the birth town of Felipe Carrillo Puerto: Motul. Visit the museum…

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Colonial Cities

Five Reasons to Visit Maní

Maní is a small city located in the southern part of the state, near Ticul. It is famous for being the epicenter of the route known as the Convent Route,…

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Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor: August 2017

Pink isn’t just a color, it’s an attitude! Miley Cyrus Thanks to Miley Cyrus for her original take on color…and more about pink in a moment! When I think of…

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Haciendas

Discover Hacienda Santa Cruz

When it was first built, in 1640, Hacienda Santa Cruz was a Franciscan monastery. Through time it evolved into a ranch, and during the glorious period of the “Green Gold”…

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Travel in yucatan

A Seven-Day Stay in Yucatán August 2017

Monday Are you ready for a great week? Take the Turibus from the closest stop to your hotel and see the Mérida sights, hopping off and on at the places…

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Top 10 Yucatán

Top 10 Yucatán This Month: August 2017

1. Explore the only Maya labyrinth in existence today. We have it right here in Yucatán, in Oxkintok. 2. Try the delicious chaya empanadas at Kinich restaurant in Izamal. It…

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Colonial Cities

Uayma: Vice-Regal Beauty

There are destinations worth the journey: such is the case with Uayma, a small town located 15 km from Valladolid. It is known for its imposing and majestic church, unique…

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Colonial Cities

A Day in Valladolid

Valladolid, its tranquility and cozy ambience surrounded by pastel toned colonial buildings, is much like its people, the gentle, genuine, and friendly locals. Travelers mostly tend to skip Valladolid and…

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Haciendas

Walking into the Green Gold Era

Hacienda Sotuta de Peón, a special resort and farm, is 45 minutes away from Mérida by car. This phenomenal place will provide you with an unforgettable trip through time, with…

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Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor: July 2017

“Sometimes just being on a beach with my loved ones is all the adventure I need.” Guy Laliberté I grew up in Huntington Beach, in southern California, in the 1960s….

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