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  • Maya Architects and Builders

    How are you Craig, First my apologies that I did not see your message until now in November. Sometimes I screen messages here in my ad inbox and answear them asap but never saw your before until now.…

    Carlos de la Barrera Tue, November 7th, 2017
  • Iguanas of Yucatan, Part II

    Mr. McFerran: I am sorry to be so regrettably late with my response. Some urban residents have had success with attracting iguanas to compost piles where soft, nearly spoiled fruit like papayas…

    Byron Augustin Wed, November 1st, 2017
  • Trees of the Yucatan: Mimosa

    uashim (washim, as you write it,also correctly) is actually not a mimosa. Its scientific name is Leucaena leucocephala, and it was formerly mis classified as mimosa glauca. It's correct name is Aca…

    Andrea Schuman Fri, October 20th, 2017
  • Limestone is AMAZING! wrote: "Cal--it is also used in cooking--for example in making candied green papaya. One can buy cal here specifically make for cooking." Thanks for the tip! Got any recipes for u…

    The Working Grillos Thu, October 19th, 2017
  • Yucatan Living News: Large Urban Park in Merida

    Hi Suzanne, Here is a link to their FB page. Times and dates listed on their main cover image... Here is a Hanal Pixan article that should help with that…

    The Working Grillos Thu, October 19th, 2017
  • Yucatan Living News: Large Urban Park in Merida

    Pls clarify the dates and location of Oktoberfest. What are the dates of Hanal Pixan and the location?…

    Suzanne Larimer Thu, October 19th, 2017
  • Job Offered: Manager, Researcher, Recruiter

    I am writing you in regards to any open positions you have in your company within the Mexico market. My wife and I are working corporate jobs in Charlotte, NC and we are selling the house and moving t…

    Shawn Wright Thu, October 5th, 2017


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    Tekax Hilljam 2017

    Young riders rocketing down the Yucatan's biggest the first 4 images to SEE animated gifs of the action!

  • Friends of Cozumel

    Friends of Cozumel

    Tiny feet and big smiles at the annual back-to-school charitable event where 500 students received shoes and school supplies.

  • CAPP Students and Sponsors Meet & Greet Jan 2017

    CAPP Students and Sponsors

    Sponsors spent an afternoon with 17 students who attended, including 2 college graduates. All these young Yucatecans were supported through primeria and high school, and have now gone on to college...

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    Corner Plaques

    Here is just a sampling of those enchanting little tiles on so many corners in Merida...

  • Good Friday in Acanceh

    Good Friday in Acanceh

    Every year on Good Friday, the town of Acanceh re-enacts the Passion of the Christ...

  • Yucatan Photos by Ralph Blessing

    Yucatan Photos by Ralph Blessing

    Reader and photographer Ralph Blessing shares some of his favorite Yucatan photos...

  • Flowers and Trees of Yucatan

    Flowers and Trees of Yucatan

    The profusion of flowers and flowering trees in and around Merida never ceases to delight us...

  • The Art of Joseph Kurhajec

    The Art of Joseph Kurhajec

    A visit to the studios and galleries with the art of Joseph Kurhajec

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