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The history of the noble bicycle in Yucatán celebrated with new...

A new temporary exhibit delving into the history and cultural significance of bicycles in Yucatán has recently opened to the public.

The Yucatán state government publishes new traffic rules for cyclists

A new set of rules outlining the rights and obligations of cyclists in Yucatán has been published online.  According to state authorities, the new rules...

Bike rights: New rules strip safety requirements for cyclists

Yucatán's new transit rules have done away with requirements such as equipping bicycles with front-facing lights.  The new ordinance also no longer demands that cyclists...

Yucatán to help pay for bikes so more can enjoy the...

Mérida's 45 miles of new bike paths are nearly complete, but one thing they're missing is bikes. The occasional bicyclist seems to be enjoying...

Tourism official sues when parking spots at his hotel vanish

Jorge Carrillo Sáenz, president of the Yucatan Tourism Business Council (Cetur) and the Paseo de Montejo Foundation, filed a protective order with the court...

Joggers just love Mérida’s new bike path, but do they belong...

The new bike paths on the Paseo de Montejo are popular — with joggers. With no apparent prohibition against anyone out for a morning...

Mérida begins to clarify its plans for new lanes

Clarifying some confusing new lanes and symbols on the streets, Merida's City Hall has placed a series of informational panels along Paseo de Montejo.  The...

A confused public is driven mad by Mérida’s new bike lanes

Both business owners and drivers are frustrated with Merida's new bicycle lanes. Part of the problem is not knowing the rules. State and local governments...

45 miles of new bicycle lanes planned throughout Merida by March

Bike lanes will be carved into 72 kilometers / 45 miles of Merida's streets, the Yucatan state government announced. The plans have been long-awaited...

Sportsman promotes sustainable bicycle tourism in flat, pedal-friendly Yucatán

A cyclist sees the area as a natural fit for bicycle tourism, and for promoting cycling as a way of life.

Bike parking comes to the Centro

Two municipal programs were launched today to engage Mérida's growing community of cyclers.

Cyclists to rally for respect, safety

Numerous bicycling clubs will rally Monday to demand that authorities do more to foster a safe and encouraging environment for people riding on two wheels.

Gran Fondo connects Mérida, Campeche

The cities of Mérida and Campeche will join to celebrate the 100-mile Primer Gran Fondo MX de Ciclismo 2014 on Sunday.