Art & Culture

Tierra de Cafe

Tierra de Cafe: Small Family Coffee Farmers Chiapas Highlands

Tierra de Cafe: Small Family Coffee Farmers from the Highland of Chiapas The rich & flavorful coffee of Tierra de Cafe Tierra de Cafe is a local coffee roaster company and coffee shop on Calle 62 x 45 and  in Merida, Yucatan owned by husband and wife team from Chiapas Luis Andres and Hanny. They …

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Miguel Ventura Film Director Yucatan

Film Director Miguel Ventura: Captures Yucatan’s Soul On Film

Written by Stephanie Carmon Last week I had the pleasure to interview Miguel Ventura, winner of the prize Estudio 5 de Mayo in the prestigious 2010 Morelia International Film Festival and the creator of Cine Janal, a movie project that creates short films intertwining beloved traditional Yucatecan dishes with the lives, dreams, and struggles of Yucatecan families. …

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Miel Nativa Merida, Yucatan

What Is Honey? Miel Nativa Aims To Educate About This Sweet Superfood

Written by Shelley Marmor Yucatán Social Enterprise Offers Educational Stingless Bee Honey Tastings With 20,000 species of bees, and honey a staple superfood on six of the Earth’s seven continents, “What is honey?” is a very interesting question — and one regular consumers likely don’t know the answer to. “We live in a world with so much access …

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Shopping in Merida, Yucatan

Mid Citybeat Shopping Seven Great Finds For Stylish And Unique Gifts In Merida

Written by Stephanie Carmon We have been checking out some of our favorite shops and unique new gift ideas to let you know where to pick up classy and original gifts. Here we have come up with seven great finds for gift ideas in both Fashion & Design and Home & Garden. eo. Great Finds in …

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