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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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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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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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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 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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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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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 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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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