Arco de Trajano
The imposing 15m-high archway isn't known to have anything to do with Trajan, but it was situated on one of Mérida's main Roman streets...
Museo de Arte Visigodo
Many of the Visigothic objects unearthed in Mérida are exhibited in this archaeological museum, just off Plaza de España. It's a...
La Tahona Nueva
There's a classy courtyard draped with bougainvillea at La Tahona, plus a cavernous bar area with a stage for regular live gigs ranging...
Long admired as a local favourite, this is one of the classier city dining options. Its relaxing ground-floor bar serves raciones while...
Jazz Bar information
Lonely Planet review
This jazz stalwart has a sophisticated scene with regular exhibitions, and live jazz once or twice a week at 10pm.