Daily Archives: May 9, 2019

Sargassum crisis could wash away tourist income by 30%

The sargassum crisis could cost the Riviera Maya up to 30 percent of its tourist trade, according to a presidential commission.

Yucatan named among the best places in Mexico for real estate investment

Real estate investors are flocking to Yucatan, particularly its capital, Merida. Photo: Courtesy Realty World Mexico has placed...

Interview: Meet the chef who rescued David Sterling’s posthumously published ‘Mercados’

The epic book, “Mercados," Chef David Sterling's posthumous followup to 2013's also-exhaustive “Yucatán” cookbook/travelogue, couldn't have been completed without the efforts of his colleague, Chef Mario Canul.

An Izamal market stall recipe: ‘Empanaditas’ de San Jose

These crispy “empanadas” with vegetarian toppings aren't what they seem. Photo: Mercados / University of Texas Press David...

Navy to take charge in sargassum crisis along Riviera Maya

Photo: File Sargassum has returned to the Riviera Maya shores, and in-house resources are being tapped to combat...

Yucatan wind farms will power M&Ms and Skittles production

The new wind farm in Dzilam de Bravo is selling some of its energy to some candy factories that make some of the world's favorite sweets.

Valle hits early grand slam as Yucatan beats Dos Laredos

A grand slam and a three-run home run lifted Merida's "beasts" to victory.