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Letter from the Editor

Letter From the Editor: May 2018

“To err is human; to forgive, divine.” – Alexander Pope I chose this classic quote about making mistakes because we made a REALLY big one last month! The April 15…

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Letter From the Editor: April 2018

“And that’s how my story began in the land of Yucatán.” Alberto Salum As the world seems to become a smaller and smaller place with the ease of travel and…

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Letter From the Editor: March 2018

“Honey, look! It’s a toenail moon.” – Dorothy Stein My mom used to adore stargazing. She was always in tune with the night sky and the cycles of the moon….

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Letter From the Editor: February 2018

“Travelers seek to experience things with all five senses.” – Amanda Strickland When you travel, you can see, hear, touch, smell, and taste. The state of Yucatán has a wealth…

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Letter From the Editor: January 2018

“There’s a party goin’ on right here…” (Kool and the Gang) And the song continues, “A celebration to last throughout the years…” This sums up the mood at Yucatán Today….

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Letter from the Editor: December 2017

Without renewal of mind, there is no transformation. ― Lailah Gifty Akita With this December edition of the magazine we are turning our thoughts toward family celebrations and the end…

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Letter from the Editor: November 2017

You know you’re in Yucatán when… If there is a theme running through this edition, it’s simply how very Yucatecan everything is. If you’ve eaten in any restaurant that serves…

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Letter from the Editor: October 2017

“The souls of the dearly departed have a date with their loved ones who are still alive.” – Hanal Pixán Our October edition is usually the month with the strongest…

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Letter from the Editor: November 2016

“The essence of the beautiful is unity in variety”. Felix Mendelssohn, 1809-1847 In his short life, German composer Felix Mendelssohn not only produced a vast musical legacy, but as grandson…

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Letter from the Editor: October 2016

“Now it smells like pib!” – spoken by Yucatecans Our quotation this month is the phrase you will hear on the streets and in the homes of Yucatecans around the…

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