Because of its natural beauty, cultural attractions and history, Merida was named best city in the world.
This award was presented by Condé Nast Traveler magazine for the small cities category.
The final decision is made by the magazine’s readers through online votes between over 10 thousands other options.
When it comes to travel industry, Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards is the oldest and most prestigious recognition of excellence. Just the best of the best.
Regarding tourism, Yucatan is in such a great moment, it has everything groups and individuals are looking for.
Here are the main reasons why Merida won the award this year.
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Also known as “The white city” because of its impeccable security, Merida is the heart of the Mayan Culture.
Here you will find the most famous archeological sites around the world such as Chichen Itza (one of the new 7 wonders of the world) and much more.
Get to know the colonial streets downtown where the architecture of that area will take you back to those years where the carriages were the main means of transport.
On top of that, the gastronomy of Yucatan is one of the most delicious not only in Mexico but worldwide. It’s a cultural heritage from the Mayan culture which has been preserved from that time forward.
Its Natural beauty goes beyond words. Cenotes that are a sinkhole with blue crystalline waters have no comparison. Besides that, you can find white sandy beaches, and eco parks in the middle of the Mexican jungle.
Merida turns out to be the best city for your next corporate event, since it has an international airport connected to +30 cities around the world and an excellent hospitality infrastructure and unparalleled facilities for conventions and conferences.
Furthermore, Mérida has an ideal location to explore the highlights of the southern of Mexico.
It’s only 4 hours away from Cancun and Riviera Maya, so your attendees won’t miss the experience of visiting the blue clear beaches.
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