October 7, 2016

72 Hours in Merida – Free Things To Do and Must-See Merida Neighborhoods

I love the Riviera Maya, but I admit I love Merida as well. The colonial architecture, Yucatecan culture, the incredible history and the great neighborhoods of […]
November 15, 2013

Yucatan Vacation Tip – NEW Workshop

Have you ever thought about relocating to Mexico? The Merida English Library is now offering a home buying workshop and tour for visitors who have caught […]
October 9, 2013
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Yucatan Vacation Tip – The Yucatan Symphony – World renowned

The Orchestra Symphony Yucatan is a philharmonic orchestra that was estabilished in Merida in 2001 and is recognized as a world class orchestra. International performances include Italian […]
September 25, 2013
San Cristalino mangroves in the Yucatan near Merida

Yucatan Vacation Tip – San Crisanto Mangroves near Merida

If you are a nature lover vacationing in the metropolis of Merida, get out of the city and take a day trip to the San Crisanto […]
August 27, 2013
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Yucatan Photo of the Day – Merida’s growing passion for art

Merida, Yucatan has an emerging art scene thanks to an ever growing international population. You can visit numerous art galleries and museums featuring all kinds of […]
March 25, 2013
Traditional Yucatecan dress for parties, dancing and ceremonies

Yucatan photo of the day – hand-made ceremonial dresses

These young girls are dressed in the Yucatan ceremonial dresses called a Terno, which is a bit more elaborate than the daily dress called “huipil“worn by […]
March 22, 2012

Merida on a Centavo – Tour Merida on the cheap

2012 is the "Year of the Maya" and Merida, Yucatan is the city of the Maya. This is where authentic, Mexican and Mayan experiences can be had on a budget without sacrificing quality, fun and adventure.
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