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Iglesia de Jesús
Just beyond shady Parque Hidalgo rises the 17th-century Iglesia de Jesús, also called Iglesia de la Tercera Orden. Built by Jesuits in...
Teatro Peón Contreras
In front of the university building stands the enormous Teatro Peón Contreras, built between 1900 and 1908, during Mérida’s henequén ...
Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán
The modern Universidad de Yucatán was established in the 19th century by Governor Felipe Carrillo Puerto and General Manuel Cepeda...
Surprisingly, despite the men-wearing-construction-outfits Village People vibe, this is not a gay bar. It’s got good pool tables and is...
Restaurante Pórtico del Peregrino
There are several pleasant, traditional-style dining rooms surrounding a small courtyard in this upscale eatery. Yucateco dishes such...
Lonely Planet review
An Italian-style café with piping-hot espressos, good mains and tasty desserts like panna cotta topped with raspberry sauce.