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Art runs through the veins of this famous Mexican family of artists: Juan Carlos Breceda, Argelia Rojas, and their son Jorge Alberto Aguilar Rojas (JAAR), opening Jan. 30th, 7 pm.

Carnaval 2016 “Mérida, Ciudad Blanca” takes place from February 3-10.

Regardless of the reason for your stay, don’t miss a leisurely stroll along Paseo de Montejo, one of Mérida’s main avenues.

Merida Market

There are certain things you simply cannot miss on your visit to Yucatán.

Every week we post a photo and story about a dog or cat available for adoption from Evolución Animal shelter.

Art runs through the veins of this famous Mexican family of artists: Juan Carlos Breceda, Argelia Rojas, and their son Jorge Alberto Aguilar Rojas (JAAR), opening Jan. 30th, 7 pm.

Carnaval 2016 “Mérida, Ciudad Blanca” takes place from February 3-10.

Regardless of the reason for your stay, don’t miss a leisurely stroll along Paseo de Montejo, one of Mérida’s main avenues.

There are certain things you simply cannot miss on your visit to Yucatán.

Every week we post a photo and story about a dog or cat available for adoption from Evolución Animal shelter.

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