A getaway to Mexico will allow us to choose a city like Mérida in the southern state of Yucatán to spend an unforgettable vacation. The city, which was founded in 1542 by a Spanish contingent, today keeps the Spanish legacy together with its Mayan heritage, which makes it a unique and attractive city. The mix between modernity and history is impressive.
Today Mérida is a strong city, with a modern architecture typical of a big city but it also has monuments that reflect its quality as a Spanish city from the colonial era. It is also a city where many events take place and where you can visit a lot of museums. A tour of the city of Mérida will allow us to admire the Cathedral of San Idelfonso, the first cathedral in intercontinental America.
Knowing his musical legacy will not be difficult if you can visit his museum of the Yucatecan song . The climate in this area of Mexico is usually warm, so summer is a perfect time to visit Mérida, so you can enjoy long walks under the warm rays of the sun, although you can "run into" some unexpected rains. The average temperature is 25 ° C.
If you like Mexican food you will like the one in Mérida. You should not think that you will find a similar gastronomy. The cuisine of this Mexican environment really differs from that of the rest of Mexico, it is more mestizo due to its Mayan, Spanish and Caribbean influence. You will surely enjoy your vacations in Merida very much.