The state of Yucatan will host two world events in 2019 and 2020. State capital Merida will play host to the 17th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates from September 19 to 22, an event for world peace, diplomacy and building a better society.
Over the years, the World Summits of Nobel Peace Laureates have been attended by world leaders and Nobel Peace Laureates such as the Dalai Lama, Rigoberta Menchu, Lord David Trimble, Presidents Mikhail Gorbachev, Lech Walesa and Jimmy Carter. Thousands of people are expected to gather in Merida for panels, seminars and debates.
In 2020, the eyes of the travel world will turn to Yucatan as it hosts the Tianguis Turistico, Mexico’s famous Travel Fair, one of the tourism industry’s most important trade shows.
Join us at Hacienda Sisal tonight, November 1 to celebrate Dia de Muertos. In the Gran Salon there will be an altar, a traditional Mexican buffet, a show inspired by the film Coco, catrinas, a lucha libre wrestling exhibition match, a costume competition, DJ, prizes and lots of fun. This is an event for the […]
Full of feeling and rich in symbolism, fragrance and color, Dia de Muertos or the Day of the Dead on November 1 and 2 is one of Mexico’s most important traditions and is on the World Heritage list in the intangible culture category. Throughout the country, families are erecting altars in memory of loved ones […]