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What is the Tren Maya?

What is the Tren Maya?

For quite some time, we’ve heard about the Tren Maya project. So, we decided to do some research and find out exactly What is the Tren Maya? In June, Yucatan

Where can I buy organic produce in Mérida?

Where can I buy organic produce in Mérida?

Mexico is very well known for its markets or mercados. You can buy almost anything at these mercados from food to household goods to pets. Mérida has several wonderful markets.

26 Essential Items for a Hurricane Safety Box

26 Essential Items for a Hurricane Safety Box

The rainy season in Mérida falls between late May and October. Not surprisingly, each year is completely different. You might find one or two tropical storms pass in a season.

Can I use my health insurance in Mexico?

Can I use my health insurance in Mexico?

When Googling “Can I use my health insurance in Mexico?”, you’ll find conflicting information. Some sites say yes while other sites say no. So, to answer the question “Can I

Month by Month in Mérida Guide

Month by Month in Mérida Guide

Welcome to our Month by Month in Mérida guide. Here we will take a look at the different celebrations and events that happen in Mérida. We will also share the

Best Dentist in Mérida

Best Dentist in Mérida

Mexico has long been known as a medical tourism destination. Most specifically, dental tourism. A quick trip across the border can literally save you thousands of dollars. Did you know

How to Meet Expats in Mérida Mexico

How to Meet Expats in Mérida Mexico

There’s no doubt about it. It’s just a natural thing to want to connect with others who have been where you’ve been. Obviously, gaining knowledge from an expat’s experience is

Cat Lover's Guide for Mérida Mexico

Cat Lover’s Guide for Mérida Mexico

Owning a pet as a resident in Mérida is more than normal, it’s essential. You’ll notice that most Mexican families have a cat or dog or perhaps a number of

Essential Spanish Phrases for Mérida Mexico

Essential Spanish Phrases for Mérida Mexico

Whether you’re committed to learning Spanish or not, it is undeniable that you need some essential phrases to get by. For day-to-day life in Mérida, we’ve picked out 30 words

5 Ways to Beat the Heat in Mérida Mexico

5 Ways to Beat the Heat in Mérida Mexico

It’s that time of year again! The hottest months of Mérida are in full swing.  It is impossible to avoid the intense Yucatan Summer heat. So, while longing for cooler

Is there a Starbucks in Mérida Mexico?

Is there a Starbucks in Mérida Mexico?

It is common, when traveling, to search for creature comforts from home. One of those comforts for many people is Starbucks. I would even dare say, it is one of

11 Skincare Tips for Mérida Mexico

11 Skincare Tips for Mérida Mexico

Whether you’re planning to move to Mérida, Mexico or are just visiting for a short trip, finding the right skincare routine is extremely important. Mérida is hot all year-round and