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  • Ancient Symbols in the New World, Part III

    Round the 1600 century my family moved to Belgium and then to Holland. They came from a castle in a small village in Basque land named Massis and were pirates. A weapon , a stick with chain and a bo…

    Marjolein Muller Massis Fri, March 16th, 2018
  • Grocery Shopping in Merida (copy)

    Just found this site and it is "me". It is written with depth of information I need and with "humor galore" that I love. GREAT! From U.S. but lived in Argentina for 6 years producing and selling qu…

    Tomas y Judi Conel Mon, February 5th, 2018
  • How To Make Panuchos and Salbutes

    Great article! I’m invited to a pib event in Uayma soon, can’t wait ! Just struck up a conversation with my cab driver Tony, and he showed me all over town, told me history, legends about gol…

    Don Wed, January 24th, 2018
  • Yucatan Living News: Badger Cuisine

    Imported Spanish common names such as tejón for animals such as the European Badger in your photo are re- used here for different animals. None of which are the badger as they do not live here and t…

    Doc Citron Mon, January 8th, 2018
  • Placas

    My wife and I are going to be moving to Chiapas Palenque and want to bring a 65 Mustang that we have had forever, a 67 Chevy pick up and our 2005 Dodge Ram pup. We would really like to bring the class…

    Aldo Prado Fri, December 15th, 2017
  • Welcome, YoListo!

    Hi, My apologies if I’m posting where I should not. I rented a Beach property in Chuburna back in September, I went to confirm yesterday and found that I rented in December 2018 not 2017 ( oh my go…

    Dana Fri, December 1st, 2017
  • Iguanas, Part I

    How do I keep iguanas from eating my flowering plants. I have tried many times to grow bougainvillea, flor de mayo and mandevile without success. I have a family of these iguanas in my backyard and …

    sharron Wed, November 29th, 2017


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    Friends of Cozumel

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  • CAPP Students and Sponsors Meet & Greet Jan 2017

    CAPP Students and Sponsors

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    Good Friday in Acanceh

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

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    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...

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    The Art of Joseph Kurhajec

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

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