August 5, 2021

Central Mexico earthquake kills dozens, topples buildings

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By Steve Almasy and Darran Simon, From CNN (CNN)Dozens were killed in a powerful earthquake Tuesday that rocked Mexico City and surrounding states. The earthquake toppled buildings, sent rescue workers digging through rubble and knocked out power to millions. At least 57 people died in the magnitude-7.1 earthquake, officials said. Forty-two people were killed in […]

Caribbean, Mexico Hotel Development Pipeline Jumps in October

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By Michael Gerrity From World Property Journal According to STR’s October 2016 Pipeline Report, 32,056 rooms in 190 projects Under Contract in the Caribbean/Mexico region. The total represents a 14.3% increase in rooms Under Contract compared with October 2015. Under Contract data includes projects in the In Construction, Final Planning and Planning stages but does […]

Regional Mexican cuisine: Old world meets new in Veracruz

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By Chris E. Crowley From Serious Eats Separated from inland Mexico by the Sierra Madre mountains, Veracruz is a place of contrasts, where 500 miles of wet, tropical coastline bleed into snow-capped mountains. Zarela Martinez, the cookbook author credited with bringing regional Mexican food to New York, once lovingly called the cuisine “Mexico’s simplest,” but […]