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  • Top Ten Insects of Yucatan

    Yes, they are mosquitos. They are very small and fly about 2-12 inches above the floor, hence all the bites on the lower legs and feet. It took me years to be able to spot and identify them. The on…

    Merri Fri, June 23rd, 2017
  • Renting a House in the Yucatan

    I am seriously considering moving to Merida for a couple of months in December 2017, God willing. I will be living alone as I am a widower, can you provide me with information about a good and trustf…

    Nora L Fri, June 23rd, 2017
  • Mayan Gods: Huracan

    In your article you mention that the Maya believed lightning was associated with fire and fertilization. Growing up on a farm, we always said that the grass and crops looked greener after a storm tha…

    Byron Augustin Thu, June 22nd, 2017
  • The Cost of Living in Merida Yucatan

    Hey Guys Great information for us, as we are considering moving your way. And we are coming all the way from Australia…

    Eric Sobol Wed, June 21st, 2017
  • Iguanas, Part I

    Kara: I am sorry to hear about your cat. It is a shame that she lived to almost 20 years and had to pass in such an unpleasant manner. Our cat tangled with a less mature iguana than yours and manag…

    Byron Augustin Wed, June 21st, 2017
  • Bees and Honey of Yucatan

    I would like to learn to take care of the meliponia bees and have a few hives…

    Oscar Obando Wed, June 21st, 2017
  • Mayan Language for Beginners

    The only place I know near that area where you can possibly learn one of the various Mayan languages is the Guatemalan Mayan center ( It is located there, so you can go…

    Kaji' Iq' (Kaan Ik') Tue, June 20th, 2017


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