Tag: Merida

Entrepreneurs Preserve Mayan Culture and Traditions at Centro Cultural y Artesanal in Izamal, Yucatán

Centro Cultural y Artesanal (Cultural Center) is located in the small, historical city of Izamal, located in the state of Yucatán, approximately 40 miles east of Mérida.  If you are planning on making a trip to Mérida, I highly recommend…

Hacienda Xcanatun (Merida, Yucatan) Announces Platinum Ticket Giveaway for Shakira’s Mayan Sun Concert

MERIDA, Mexico – Guests staying three or more nights at the luxurious Hacienda Xcanatun (www.xcanatun.com) will receive Two Free Platinum tickets to Shakira’s Mayan Sun Concert (El Concierto del Sol Maya) taking place in Merida on July 16, 2011. Each…

Merida’s First Festival of New Yucatecan Cuisine K’óoben Celebrates Unique and Diverse Cuisine, November 26 – December 3, 2010

The MEXICO Report MERIDA, Yucatán, Mexico — Seven of Mexico’s most renowned chefs will travel to Mérida, Nov. 26 – Dec. 3 to participate in the  First Festival of New Yucatecan Cuisine, K’óoben. The Maya word k’óoben, translates as “kitchen”,…

The Mexico Bucket List: Top 12 Things You Must Experience in Mexico (before you kick it!) Plus 12 Honorable Mentions

The MEXICO Report TRAVEL Section By Susie Albin-Najera As Mexico is celebrating both its bicentennial this year (200th anniversary of independence, September 15, 1810) along with the 100th anniversary of its revolution (November 20, 1910), the entire year of 2010…