Tag archive for ‘Yucatan Peninsula’
By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, June 17th, 2021
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Maya Train Project will allocate 849 million pesos for archaeological rescue

Mérida, Yucatán, (June 17, 2021).- In the framework of the construction of the Maya Train, the federal government will allocate 849 million pesos (42 million USD), for research work in archaeological zones of More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, May 1st, 2021
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Microorganisms of the caves in Quintana Roo are essential to maintain the ecological balance

Playa del Carmen, Q. R., May 01, 2021, (LA JORNADA MAYA).- The caves and cenotes of the Yucatan Peninsula are full of microorganisms that have lived there for thousands, perhaps millions of years and although we More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, April 23rd, 2021
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Las Coloradas, the only pink beach in Mèxico is in Yucatàn

Las Coloradas is so-called because in certain months of the year, March and August, at noon their waters are painted pink thanks to the effect of the sun on the salt and halophiles. April 23, 2021, (MÈXICO More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, June 1st, 2020
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“Amanda” resurges as tropical depression # 3, remaining stationary in front of Campeche

MÉRIDA.- The National Hurricane Center reported that on Saturday, May 30th, the tropical depression number three formed in Mexico’s Atlantic coast is now stationary in the Bay of Campeche, off the western More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, March 12th, 2020
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Yucatán Tianguis Turístico 2020 has been cancelled

One day after the WHO declared the Covid-19 coronavirus a pandemic, the announcement is made; it is the second tourist fair to be temporarily canceled due to this disease. Tourism Secretary Miguel Torruco Marqués More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, October 15th, 2019
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Tropical Storm Nestor will bring showers and thunderstorms to the Yucatan Peninsula

With Tropical Depression 15 expected to become Tropical Storm Nestor in the eastern Atlantic Ocean by midweek, another area of disturbed weather set to move into the southwestern Gulf of Mexico bears watching More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, October 1st, 2019
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Low pressure system with potential to evolve into tropical cyclone could affect the Yucatan Peninsula

There is a possibility of a tropical cyclone arriving and wreaking havoc in Yucatan. A low pressure system has the potential to evolve into a tropical cyclone and affect the Yucatan Peninsula, because it is moving More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, September 30th, 2019
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Ichkabal archaeological site may be opening for visitors in 2020

By the magical colored lagoon of Bacalar, lies one of the greatest Mayan political centers and perhaps one of the most important cities of the Yucatan Peninsula. It was discovered in 1995 and has been kept More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, September 9th, 2019
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Residents of Campeche express their rejection for the Maya Train project

People from Campeche whose homes are located near the railways have been told they need to be relocated, and they do ot agree with that government decision. The federal liaison for the Escárcega-Calkiní section More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, April 8th, 2019
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Power outages hit throughout the Yucatán Peninsula during the weekend

MEXICO CITY – Electric power returned to three states on Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula on Friday night, including tourist hot spots Cancun and Tulum, after a partial blackout left 1.6 million customers without More...