Christmas all across Mexico is celebrated from December 16th through January 6th. Mexicans practice specific religious ceremonies, no matter where you are in Mexico. Without going into further detail, one of those traditions is where children perform a ‘Posada’ or more commonly known as a ‘procession.’ They go from … [Read more...] about Christmas Celebrations Across Mexico
If you have never experienced Merida, then you are missing one of Mexico's most fascinating cities. Three sovereign states make up the Yucatan Peninsula, and they are Quintana Roo, Campeche, and Yucatan. Merida, which resides in Yucatan, is the largest city on the Peninsula and is home to the Palacio del … [Read more...] about Discovering the Beautiful City of Merida and its Landmarks
Investing in the Yucatan Peninsula: Beyond Riviera Maya As an investor or an individual who is looking for a vacation – part-time – permanent home in Mexico, the most likely destination that pops into their mind is the Riviera Maya. With all its exciting amenities and worldwide popularity makes it a standout when … [Read more...] about Investing Opportunities: Beyond Riviera Maya
Many investors are discovering the Merida real estate market for various reasons. The city of Merida is very important to Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula in so many ways. Merida and its surrounding communities combined population is over a million strong. The Palacio del Gobernador (the Governor’s Palace), which is where … [Read more...] about Discovering the Merida Real Estate Market
For the third time Forbes magazine has ranked Mérida as one of the three best cities in Mexico to live, invest and do business. The colonial city received top marks for geographical location, sea port, road infrastructure, first world premier medical services, competitive prices for land and government support to … [Read more...] about Merida Tops Forbes List of Best Cities in Mexico
There are so many things we love about Merida: its history, culture and the warmth of the Yucatecans. There are so many things to do, in and out of the city, that a whole lifetime is not enough! When it comes to Merida Real Estate, there are so many options: the majestic colonial houses, the charm of the French … [Read more...] about Merida Real Estate, like a kid in a candy store!
After a long wait, the toll road connecting Playa del Carmen and Merida has finally opened. This road was built to disembogue in the Merida-Cancun toll road, shortening the traveling time between Playa del Carmen and cities such as Merida, Holbox and Valladolid. The road was intended to increase the amount of … [Read more...] about New Toll Road Connects Playa del Carmen with Merida
The last few days were pretty interesting for me and other members of the TOP Mexico Real Estate team as we travelled to the state of Yucatan and visited the beautiful and quaint city of Merida and the colonial coast town of Progreso. During our stay, I got the chance to meet with our good friend and TOP Broker in … [Read more...] about Merida Real Estate – What are American and Canadian buyers looking for in Merida