Domestic travel boom sparks Mexico hotel development

The latest figures from analytics firm GlobalData suggest that the number of Mexican travelers spending on outbound travel is set to increase at a compound annual growth rate of 4.43 percent from $13.6 billion in 2018 to $16.9 billion in 2023. According to GlobalData’s latest report, “Tourism Source Market Insight: Mexico,” this growth More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, August 7th, 2019

Israeli scientists create “sustainable plastic” from seaweed

At this moment in history in which the abnormal proliferation of sargasso in the Atlantic Ocean is affecting not only the tourism industry, but marine and coastal ecosystems as well, scientific discoveries arise More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, August 5th, 2019

When was the last time you went to an “All Day Beach Party” in Cancun?

A trip to an all-inclusive resort in Mexico usually involves plenty of time spent poolside or near a beach sipping on your favorite cocktails. Whether it’s relaxing and soaking in the sun or participating in activities More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, August 2nd, 2019

New law in Mexico protects passengers from flight delays and cancellations

You´ve probably experienced the frequency with which airlines tend to delay or even cancel flights, a situation that definitely becomes frustrating and annoying. But, we have good news for you! The Mexico government More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, August 2nd, 2019

Cancun travel warning as 14 Brit holidaymakers are struck down by cyclsopora parasite

BRIT holidaymakers visiting Mexico are being warned after tourists were struck down by a brutal bug passed through human faeces for fifth year in a row. So far, guests 14 staying at hotels in the Riviera Maya and More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, August 1st, 2019

“Isla Mujeres and Cancun, are already free of sargasso” – The Mexican Navy lies

 José Rafael Ojeda Durán, secretary of the Navy, pointed out that other municipalities free of this seaweed are Solidaridad and Puerto Morelos… reality says the opposite. “The municipalities of Isla More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

Do Mexicans have the right to Internet access?

The Internet has been widely used in the last three decades but its astounding expansion and evolution have turned it into an essential communication and entertainment tool, which also spreads knowledge and information More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, July 27th, 2019

Planning a diving trip to Cancun?

While we were in Cancun, Mexico, we were lucky enough to swim with whale sharks, which I wrote about two weeks ago. We also had several great snorkeling trips over the extensive coral reefs off the coast where More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, July 24th, 2019

Mexican Navy requests 23.8 million pesos for the sargasso cleaning actions first stage

According to the municipal government of Benito Juárez (Cancún), in Quintana Roo, the Secretariat of the Navy is requesting the first 23.8 million pesos for the removal of sargassum in shallow waters off the coast More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, July 22nd, 2019

Cancun kidnappers arrested and incarcerated

As published on The Yucatan Times on Friday July 19th, the Attorney General of Quintana Roo, Óscar Montes de Oca Rosales, declared that the search of a nightclub in the hotel zone of Cancún was part of the investigation More...