Merida-Mexico is declared Best City in the world
From：Taiwan Trade Center Mexico
Merida, the capital of the Mexican state of Yucatan, was appointed “Best City in the World” for its natural and cultural attractions, the warmth of its people, and the promotion of the wide offer of experiences the state offers to its visitors.
The award was presented by Condé Nast Traveler magazine in the category of small cities. The award was received by the Minister of Tourist Promotion, Michelle Fridman, in representation of the Governor Mauricio Vila Dosal.
The winners of this award are selected by the magazine´s readers through online votes between over 10,000 hotels, destinations, spas, resorts, islands, cruises, airlines, airports among others.
Merida won 1st place over Dresden-Germany, which was 2nd, Quebec-Canada 3rd, Salzburg-Austria 4th, Puerto Vallarta-Mexico 5th, Bergen-Norway 6th, Firenze-Italy 7th, Puebla-Mexico 8th, Monte Carlo-Monaco 9th and Cologne-Germany 10th.