Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán
The modern Universidad de Yucatán was established in the 19th century by Governor Felipe Carrillo Puerto and General Manuel Cepeda...
Teatro Peón Contreras
In front of the university building stands the enormous Teatro Peón Contreras, built between 1900 and 1908, during Mérida’s henequén ...
Turitransmérida is one of the largest of the many agencies offering group tours to sites around Mérida, including Celestún, Chichén...
Popular with backpackers and meridiano (local) would-be backpackers, this place keeps it real with a pool table, a big beer garden out...
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
There’s an art deco bebop feel to this little cafeteria-style restaurant, which serves cheap breakfast combinations and a good variety of Mexican dishes; try the chicken in dark, rich mole sauce.