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Ecology

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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Healthy body, healthy planet

Reconnecting with your Senses

If you are looking to reconnect with your inner self, The T’ai Spa is the ideal place to do so. From the moment you enter either of their two locations,…

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Healthy body, healthy planet

Té27: A Refreshing and Healthy Story

For Gus, everything started as kind of a game one day, back in 2007. His wife loves teas and infusions; before leaving for work, she used to leave him a…

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Pajaro Toh Avistamiento Birdwatchers Yucatan observacion aves
Ecology, Travel in yucatan

Birdwatchers in Yucatán: Festival de las Aves Toh

The Yucatán Peninsula, in its various ecosystems, hosts a great biodiversity of species that make of this region a privileged site with great potential to the scientific community as well…

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Healthy body, healthy planet

Slow Food Market

Are you a fan of fresh, locally grown food? Do you prefer free-range organic eggs? Do you love homemade bread, sauces, dips, pickles, pastries, and more? If so, then the…

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Healthy body, healthy planet

The Magic of Organic Products of Yucatán – The T’ai Spa Boutique

The Maya culture has a richness that is matched by its natural beauty, resulting in a major attraction of the Yucatán peninsula. As part of this richness, the state of…

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Reflexologia Spa Yucatán Salud
Healthy body, healthy planet

Reflexology

Do you know how you can benefit from reflexology? Few people are aware of the fundamental role that is played by our feet when it comes to health and healing,…

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Ecology

Lu’um Foundation Organic Garden

Planting began in October 2014 at Lu’um Foundation’s organic garden, and the results have been spectacular. Round shapes and lush green is what stands out when first entering the vegetable…

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Ecology, Maya Culture

Discover the Power of the Jaguar

Warrior, hunter, symbol of life and fertility, protector of agriculture, and link with the underworld, the jaguar, or “balam” as it is known in the Yucatán Peninsula, is a magical…

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Ecology, Gastronomy, Living in Yucatán

Vegetarian, Vegan, Organic Restaurants in Mérida

Avocado Vegetariano Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurant Delivery Tel: (999) 923 4040 Lateral Periférico, 100 meters from Harley Davidson. Pet Friendly 8:30 am – 4:00 pm Monday to Sunday Instagram: @avocadovegetariano…

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Ecology, Living in Yucatán, Traditions

Chan Ká Vergel Organic Farm and Learning Center

Bernardo is a forester and gardener who came to Oxkutzcab, Yucatán in 1980 to learn natural farming from traditional Maya campesinos. He stayed to rescue some of the Maya knowledge…

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Eco Destinations, Ecology

Rio Lagartos

In Yucatán there are no true rivers above ground, only formations called rías, which are entries from the ocean to the coast, forming canals with abundant aquatic vegetation called mangroves….

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Art, Ecology

Santa Elena Sustainable Development Project

BACKGROUND: Santa Elena is a town of approximately 5,000 inhabitants; it is located on the main highway between the archaeological sites of Uxmal and Kabah. It is close to other…

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Eco Destinations, Ecology

Whale Sharks

 Whale Shark season on Isla Holbox is from May 15th until September 15th. The whale shark is the largest fish on earth, usually measuring between 15 and 50 feet (5 -16 m)…

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Ecology, Living in Yucatán

Face to Face: Whales and Dolphins in Yucatán

Although most people are not aware of it, there are dolphins and whales in Yucatán. Dolphins are known locally as “bufeos” because of the sound they make when they come…

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Ecology

Marine Turtles in Yucatán

The Yucatán peninsula has many varieties of exotic wildlife including jaguars, parrots, flamingos, whale sharks, anteaters, and more. One of the most amazing sights you can hope to see during…

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Ecology, Gastronomy, Living in Yucatán

Organic Products in Mérida

The term “organic products,” as well as those with the label “100% natural”, “biodegradable” or “eco”, usually relate to healthy products that were not grown with chemical pesticides or agents,…

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Ecology, Gastronomy

Eat Lionfish!

The lionfish, originally only found in Asian waters, has migrated or been accidentally introduced to the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico. It threatens the delicate equilibrium of our…

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Ecology, Face to Face, Living in Yucatán

Face to Face With Connie Leal Delgado

Every now and then, you meet someone who has so much passion about what they do, and so much commitment to their company’s values, that you feel truly inspired. This…

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Ecology, Living in Yucatán

Eco-House in Mérida: The Real Thing

When John and Jane Grimsrud decided to settle in Mérida, they made a commitment to create a true eco-house. They have achieved what many only dream about. When they began…

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