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Yucatan sees a return of its trademark hot, humid weather

That long stretch of refreshingly (to some) cool weather has gone away for the weekend.

Repaving will require lane closures on the Prolongación

Merida, Yucatan — If you're driving from the Centro to the new Chapur right now, there'd better...

Fried-chicken franchise from Cajun country opens in Merida

A fried-chicken franchise from Louisiana has opened in town.

Record number of runners at Merida Marathon 2020

Runners begin their endurance tests in a previous Merida Marathon. File photo The 2020 Merida Marathon kicked off...

Cruise ships will dock daily for 2 weeks in January

The Carnival Dream heads from Galveston to Progreso and other Mexican ports. Photo: Cruise Industry News The tourist...

Extra tax pays for security cameras in Yucatan

Photo: Diario de Yucatan Merida, Yucatan — On the last day of 2019, the state government established a...

Chichen Itza breaks single-day record for visitors

Photo: Getty In a single day, Chichen Itza received 18,696 tourists and set a new record.

Piñuela closes suddenly, leaving a gap on Calle 60

Piñuela served breakfast, lunch and dinner off the lobby of the Hotel Mérida. Photo: Courtesy Merida, Yucatan — After...

How did your pets cope with New Year’s fireworks?

Source: Humane Society Last night's fireworks were pretty intense as we ushered in the 20s. A nonstop barrage...