The capital of Yucatan state, Merida, has a thriving gay scene. The city's ambiance is colonial and the climate is tropical. And it is close to famous tourist sites like the Mayan ruins of Chitzen Itza as well as to the beach resorts of the Riviera Maya such as Cancun and Playa del Carmen. Sort by: Category Recomended Alphabetical.
A defiant, colorful gay pride march in Mérida — Yucatán Expat Life
Photo 1 of Click to view slideshow of Pride photos from around Mexico. Photo by Soy Homosensual. Gay pride events are getting more popular in Mexico every year. They serve to make the community more visible as it's hard to discriminate against someone when you know them! And they serve as celebrations for the community.