Tag Archives: Santa Claus

Corrida/bullfights

Once again the time has rolled around for one of two anual bullfights in Santa Elena The preparation of the corrida begins at least 4 days before, each área having one family working, cutting Wood and erecting the same Not … Continue reading

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Christmas in Santa Elena Yucatan

Like everywhere in the world people celebrate christmas in their own special ways and here it is no different. Parties are abound and in full swing. The youngsters give their school performances in the main square with the proud parents … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve traditions in St Elena

Christmas eve traditions in St Elena. Celebrations begin late in the evening around 10 ish with the traditional burning of the bull (quemando del toro )in front of the church. They don’t actually burn a bull! What it is, it’s … Continue reading

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