Topics :: Mexico

Lost in Time: Zipolite, Mexico

By Jody Kurash | Monday Mar 25, 2013
A sleepy town with one main street and no ATMs, Zipolite (pronounced ZEE-poe-LEE-tay) is one of many tiny coastal pueblos that dot the Pacific in Mexico’s Southern state of Oaxaca and the perfect relaxing getaway.

Cancun: Sun and Fun at the Oasis Sens

By JC Alvarez | Thursday Mar 21, 2013
EDGE’s nightlife editor JC Alvarez heads to Cancun and the Oasis Sens for a weekend of sun, gourmet dining, and club-hopping at some of the area’s hottest destinations.

Gay Seattle Expat Killed In Brutal Attack In Mexico

By Shaun Knittel | Sunday Mar 17, 2013
Gay Seattle man Ronald Bentley Main died last week after a Feb. 24 attack inside his Chapala, Mexico home. Friends remember the real-estate agent and former president of the LGBT chamber of commerce as a kind and gregarious man.

Mexico’s Top Court: Anti-Gay Terms Are Hate Speech

By Olga R. Rodriguez | Friday Mar 8, 2013
Mexico’s Supreme Court has ruled that two anti-gay words commonly used in Mexico are hate speech and not protected as freedom of expression under the country’s constitution, allowing those offended by them to sue for moral damages.

Sweet Rocks the Hard Rock Vallarta

By Heather Cassell | Friday Feb 22, 2013
Sweet Travel, a lesbian travel company with environmental awareness, heads to Mexico for a weeklong Caribbean adventure including live music, volunteer opportunities and plenty of beach time.

Gay Marriage Ban Struck Down by Mexican High Court

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Feb 20, 2013
Mexico’s Supreme Court, citing U.S. Supreme Court rulings on discrimination, overwhelmingly ruled on Monday that laws that prohibit same-sex couples from getting married are unconstitutional

Mexico City Gets a Makeover

By Adriana Gomez Licon | Tuesday Jan 15, 2013
Mexico City’s government is trying to transform one of the world’s largest cities by beautifying public spaces, parks and monuments buried beneath a sea of honking cars, street hawkers, billboards and grime following decades of dizzying urban growth.

The Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit: Good for Nothing

By David Perry | Thursday Dec 20, 2012
You know those vacation spots where everything beckons: places to go, people to meet, things to keep you busy morning, noon and night? Yeah, I hate those places.

Five Free Things to Do in Mexico City

By MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN | Tuesday Dec 18, 2012
This time of year, Mexico City makes a good jumping-off destination for travelers heading to sunny beaches for winter getaways.

Mexican Court Rules in Favor of Same-Sex Marriage

Thursday Dec 6, 2012
Mexico’s Supreme Court has ruled that a law in southern Oaxaca state that bans same-sex marriages is unconstitutional, paving the way for same-sex couples to marry in that state and possibly in the rest of Mexico.