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Top prize for teacher promoting Yucatán culture in Canada for 20...

After 20 years of promoting her Yucatecan culture, Beatriz Ceballos Poot will receive the 2022 Ohtli award for her work in Canada. While Mexico celebrates...

Celebrate Canada Day with poutine at the Mérida English Library

To celebrate Canada Day, the Mérida English Library will be serving up hot poutine on Friday morning from 10 to 12.  Poutine is a dish...

AMLO and Trudeau talk war in Ukraine and taking on refugees

High-level meetings about how Mexico should respond to the crisis in Ukraine have been underway this week. 

WestJet flights between Toronto and Mérida make a comeback

After nearly two years, the Canadian airline WestJet has begun to operate direct flights between Mérida and Toronto once again. The first of several scheduled...

Canada’s favorite indulgence makes its way to the land of the...

Cue the poutine! As much as everyone in Mérida loves tacos, panuchos, and salbutes, the amount of international options for snacking and dining in the city continues to grow. 

80-year-old Canadian man found dead inside Centro home

A Canadian man was found dead this morning inside a rental property on Calle 47 near La Plancha.

A Christmas miracle in March: Montreal Santa arrives in Tizimín

It's a little late, but Santa Claus said he is needed now as he headed to Tizimín with gifts. Children in the community flocked around...

Canada fines 2 for fake COVID tests on flight from Mexico

Two travelers were fined thousands of dollars after Transport Canada said they falsified their COVID-19 test results so they could fly home after a...

Canadians barred from flights home under new COVID rules

Ten passengers were blocked from boarding a flight from Cancun to Calgary for lacking the proper test for the coronavirus, WestJet Airlines said Thursday....

Canada urges snowbirds to stay home this winter

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said the country is "not there yet" when asked whether a new national lockdown would be imposed. Photo: Canadian...

Travel restrictions keep Canadian couple from enjoying new life in Cancun

Alex and Alejandra Grecu were supposed to be enjoying their new life in Cancun. Instead, the Canadian couple has spent months stranded in an...

Special flight to repatriate Canadians leaves Merida on Tuesday

Seats were still available this morning on a WestJet flight from Merida to Toronto Pearson as the Canadian government works to get its citizens...

Canada to reshape benefits system for expat seniors

Canada's estimated three million retired citizens living abroad are on a path to receive improved service from the government when a death occurs.

Canada warned about mining practices in Mexico

Mexico's new ambassador to Canada has started off his tenure with a strong message to mining countries operating on his home turf.

Swoop adds $149 flights from Ontario to Cancun

Ultra low-cost airline Swoop is adding routes to Mexico out of Hamilton's John C. Munro International Airport, flying three times a week to Cancun and twice weekly to Puerto Vallarta.

Canadians hopscotch over U.S. for Mexico properties

Well-heeled Canadians, turned off by an uncertain political environment in the United States, are heading even further south for vacation real estate investments this winter, reports the Globe & Mail.

Tim Hortons to open restaurants in Mexico

"Timmy's," a bakery, sandwich and coffee chain near and dear to Canada's collective heart, is joining Dunkin' Donuts and Starbucks in Mexico.