Yucatan Photo of the Day – Classic Merida, Mexico

Posted November 25, 2013 by Kay Walten in Mexico Destinations,Yucatan Activities

Merida, Mexico

Colonial buildings and VW bugs are icons of colonial Mexico. Merida is a city filled with classic architecture, Mayan culture and European touches.  Book your Yucatan vacation today!

Related Posts

  • The colonial city of Merida, Yucatan is filled with beautiful roof top views! Learn more about Merida, Mexico.
  • Colonial cities in the Yucatan are undergoing a renaissance of sorts.  Historic homes are being bought and restored to their former, or new,  glory by foreigners making a fresh start in Mexico.  These historic buildings have "good bones" like thick, rock walls which have kept them through the many decades, and classic architectural features such as…
  • Seen throughout the Yucatan, colonial architecture brought by the Spanish in the 16th Century is built into the Yucatecan culture. Columns, archways, paneled doors and clean-lined facades are all features of colonial architecture. Yucatan cities such as Merida and Valladolid have beautiful examples of this age-old architecture that is still popular even today. Learn more…
  • No matter which colonial Mexico town you are in, there is a zocalo. The zocalo is the town's center, usually a park, where the locals gather usually at mid-day and evenings. This is where town events usually occur and where street vendors sell their goods. The zocalo is the heart of any town in the…
  • The International Festival of the Maya Culture in Yucatan is in full swing! Live music is everywhere in Merida...all for FREE! These local musicians in their white guayaberas and black banded fedoras look sharp and sound tight. Book a hotel for next year's Yucatan festival.

No Comments Yet

You can be the first to comment!

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked.