The business magazine Convenciones de Latinoamérica has named Mérida the 2016 best destination for conventions and workshops.
From a business point of view, one “convencionista” equals more than three holiday-goers, which explains all the energy behind a new conference center.
MID Center will rise along the Prolongación Montejo, towering over the Krispy Kreme donut shop, when construction begins this year.
More tourists visited Yucatán in the first quarter of the year, with significant increases throughout the state, with one notable exception.
Interjet begins direct flights today from Mérida to Havana and Aeroméxico announced it will link Mérida with daily direct flights to two important domestic destinations starting July 1.
A Oaxaca-Yucatáa air route starts May 8, and will soon link to Havana, officials announced.
When we saw Erich Briehl selling bags of charcoal, we figured he was on to something, so we sat down for an interview.
Tourism growth in Mérida has been driven by the quality of life, greater air connectivity and educational opportunities, writes El Financiero, which reports on business to a national readership.
Elevation Burger and the Hampton Inn are two names familiar to Americans, and testing the waters in Mérida. Both face plenty of competition.
Municipal tourism authorities received a delegation from China to talk about investment here, including possible solar energy projects.