###

Bella Hadid amuses fans during Tulum fashion shoot

Don't miss

More amazing birds in Yucatán, from pheasants to the American robin’s southern cousin

This week we kick things off with one of Yucatán’s most emblematic species, the great curassow or hocofaisán.

34 business shut down in Playa del Carmen over new COVID-19 rules

Affected business owners and administrators say that shutting down by 11 pm renders their businesses unviable, and will lead to permanent closures and layoffs.

New images of the Mayan Train spark imagination

Here are the designs that serve as an expression of the Maya Train's grandiose ambitions.
Yucatán Magazine
Yucatán Magazine
Sign up for the Yucatán Roundup, a free newsletter, which delivers the week's top headlines every Monday.

Model Bella Hadid’s said her two-day photoshoot in Mexico was hardly “work.” Photo: Instagram


Model Bella Hadid’s visit to the beaches of Tulum was a work assignment.

Or rather, make that a “work” assignment.

“Thank you to the most perfect team of people for the absolute most perfect two days of “work,” the Los Angeles-born model wrote. “Mexico has always had my heart and been my favorite place since childhood…I was so lucky to be able to come back. … you made my soul singggg this week.”

With 18.4 million Instagram followers, Hadid is a social media influencer, and her praise of Mexico is priceless publicity.

In another post, she is practically naked and hides under a giant straw hat that one U.K. tabloid said took up the entire beach. That was a slight exaggeration.

in my leisure suite

A post shared by 🦋 (@bellahadid) on

But the photo tells the story. It got over 1.4 million likes.

“Is this a big hat or a small hut, I literally can’t tell,” one social media user asked. Another said: “This reminded me of Scary Movie 3 when the sheriff’s hat kept getting bigger and bigger in every scene.”

“Yes, it’s good to protect your skin in the sun. This, however, is ridiculous,” mocked the Mirror tabloid.

The photo shoot was for a future issue of Vogue magazine.

Popular

Confused, jealous wife stabs husband after seeing her younger self in old photos

A woman who apparently didn't recognize herself in an old photo stabbed her husband when she suspected an affair. Photo: Contributed

55 years ago an aircraft mysteriously crashed in Yucatán. Now a team of adventurers seeks answers

It is uncertain if the adventurers will be able to make it to the crash site, but claim that the expedition is as much about the journey as the destination.

Its port quiet for over a year, Progreso will welcome Carnival Breeze in July

Progreso will be a rare port of call for Carnival in July.

New Xcaret theme park to open in Yucatán by December

Xibalba park will feature a circuit of eight cenotes connected by an artificial flowing river.