At least 10 people hurt when United jet hits turbulence near Cancun

HOUSTON — At least 10 people aboard a United Airlines jet were injured Tuesday June 20 when the plane hit turbulence near Cancun during a flight from Panama to Houston, the More...

Child sex-tourism networks operate in Quintana Roo: NGO

Child sex-tourism networks are operating in Quintana Roo and three other states and have links with the travel and tourism industry, the Mexico chapter of the Save the Children More...

Cancún implements “Storm Plan” as Tropical Storm “Cindy” dumps rains

CANCUN — Tropical Storm ‘Cindy’, which is located 520 kilometers northeast of the Yucatan Peninsula, has caused heavy to pouring rains in Quintana Roo state. In More...

Mahahual to Chetumal: An otherworldly lake, a time machine, and great presents for everyone    

We continue our Mexico road trip series with Chuck Bolotin, from Best Places in the World to Retire, as he, his wife, and two dogs drive through Mexico in a large, white van. Chuck More...

Akumal to Mahahual: Way better than a spa day

We continue our Mexico road trip series with Chuck Bolotin, from Best Places in the World to Retire, as he, his wife, and two dogs drive through Mexico in a large, white van. Shsssh! More...

Chablé and Andaz Mayakoba Resorts nominated for international awards

Virtuoso has revealed the properties and hoteliers running for “Best of the Best” awards. The Virtuoso...

Playa del Carmen hotels receive training in new system that locates tourists in case of hurricanes

PLAYA DEL CARMEN — At least 30 hotels took the first hurricane-season training in regards to the...

Cruise ships could start docking at Playa del Carmen

Cruise Ships could begin docking in Playa Del Carmen in 2019 due to pier expansions and possible...

Fatal shooting in Tulum, fifth incident in the last month

TULUM, Q. Roo — On Monday evening June 19, just one block from the city hall building in the tourist paradise More...

Driving Mexico’s Riviera Maya (Cancun, Playa del Carmen, Akumal and Tulum): From modern resort destinations to Mayan ruins    

We continue our Mexico road trip series with Chuck Bolotin, from Best Places in the World to Retire, as he, his wife, and..

Tulum and Sian Ka’an among top ‘bohemian luxury’ spots in Mexico

Once the domain of backpackers, the word “bohemian” and its associated experiences — yoga, ecofriendliness, etc. — have become synonymous with..

Questions persist about how a South Carolina couple’s lost boat ended up in Cozumel

COZUMEL — A Myrtle Beach, South Carolina couple’s boat “Aria,” was found washed up Saturday May More...

Abandoned sailboat grounded on Cozumel beach

COZUMEL — Suspiciously, a sailboat ran aground on the eastern shore of Isla Cozumel, where it was abandoned; elements of the Mexican Navy..

Fifth annual Cozumel Scuba Fest set for June 20-25

COZUMEL — The Fifth Annual Cozumel Scuba Festival will take place June 20-25, Dive Magzine reports. Leading figures from the diving world..

OPINION: Mexico is a racist and classist country

Sergio Negrete Cardenas writes in Alto Nivel that Mexico’s paradox is that we show-off our “mestizaje” (miscegenation) as a type of..

OAS summit in Cancun ends without condemnation of Venezuela

The Organization of American States failed on Wednesday June 21 to issue a formal declaration condemning Venezuela’s government for its handling..

Questions persist about how a South Carolina couple’s lost boat ended up in Cozumel

COZUMEL — A Myrtle Beach, South Carolina couple’s boat “Aria,” was found washed up Saturday May 20 in Cozumel after they lost..