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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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Traveling & Getting around

What’s New?

HACIENDA SANTA CRUZ Hacienda Santa Cruz presents their new and luxury Spa with first class facilities and their unique cenote for having a relax moment in this lovely place, visit…

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Travel in yucatan

A Seven-Day Stay in Yucatán July 2017

Monday Once you get to Mérida, go directly to your hotel, check our restaurant listings, and head out for a delicious meal. Then visit the Quinta Montes Molina and walk…

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Top 10 Yucatán

Top 10 Yucatán This Month: July 2017

1. Grab your snorkel and follow the paths of Pixyah, Tecoh municipality, to the Noh-Mozón cenote. 2. Book your tour to the Ceiba beer factory! Fridays only, and it must…

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Colonial Cities

Muna, the Highest Hill of Yucatán

Imagine going to the top of the highest hill in Yucatán, from which you can observe the beautiful Maya jungle, with the magnificent pyramid of Uxmal in the background! You…

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Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor: June 2017

“A thing that you see in my pictures is that I was not afraid to fall in love with these people.” (Annie Leibovitz) Photography is such an essential part of…

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Travel in yucatan

Aquatic Fun in Yucatán

The state of Yucatán has a broad coastline, from Celestún to El Cuyo. It passes through Sisal, Chelem, Progreso, Chicxulub, Telchac Puerto, and more; not to mention all the cenotes…

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Beaches, Travel in yucatan

San Felipe

This picturesque fishing village is the doorway to one of the natural wonders in the state of Yucatán: the Ría Lagartos Biosphere Reserve. Seafood delicacies for breakfast, lunch, or dinner;…

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Travel in yucatan

A Seven-Day Stay in Yucatán June 2017

Monday Are you ready? Head north out of Mérida towards Puerto Progreso, and walk along the boardwalk and the wooden pier. Then go to Silcer Beach Club for a delicious…

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Top 10 Yucatán

Top 10 Yucatán This Month: June 2017

1. Discover the variety of works by emerging and established artists in our local art galleries. Download the “Art Galleries in Mérida” free map on our website. 2. Swim in…

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Art, Colonial Cities, Shopping

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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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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