Tag: Yucatan

Mexico Featured in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2017

Hannah Jeter; Photo credit: Ruven Afanador/SPORTS ILLUSTRATED (Mexico) “On sale now.”

Quintana Roo and Yucatan Serve as Perfect Setting with Five SI Swimsuit Models (Check out all photos from Swimsuit 2017 on si.com/swimsuit and to see additional images from SI Swimsuit 2017 on location in Mexico, click here: Swim Daily)   Mexico…

Revived Mayan Pilgrimages to Cozumel Give Glance into Ancient Mayan Culture

Mayan Pilgrimage

Some of the most interesting traditions of Mayan culture were the pilgrimages they made before the Spanish conquest. For hundreds of years, ancient Mayans would embark on adventurous pilgrimages from Pole on Yucatan to the island of Cozumel. These pilgrimages were inspired…

National Geographic Travel Writer to Blog and Tweet Through Mexico to Highlight Mayan Culture

In anticipation of the end of the Mayan calendar on Dec. 21, 2012, Andrew Evans, National Geographic Traveler magazine’s “Digital Nomad,” has embarked on a cultural adventure to Mexico to uncover the mysteries of the Maya. He will travel to five Mexican states…

CNN Highlights Mayan Ruins As Part of Mexico’s Mundo Maya Tourism Campaign

MEXICO CITY – The following is being released by Marca Pais – Imagen de Mexico: Mayan archaeological sites in Mexico were recently featured in a CNN story about tourism in Mexico and the significance of the year 2012 in the Mayan calendar. CNN’s World’s Treasures asked Jeff Morgan,…

Mexico to Host World Travel & Tourism Council’s First Regional Summit

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) just announced that it will hold its first Regional Summit on 16-18 May in 2012 in Mexico. The Regional Summit will be hosted in Cancun, Quintana Roo by the Mexican Ministry of Tourism.…

Yucatán’s Henequen Haciendas, Mundo Maya, Mexico

On a visit to Merida, Yucatán, I had the opportunity to visit a Hacienda for the very first time. I had an image in my mind of what I thought I was going to see, but the moment we entered…