5.1 magnitude earthquake registered in Honduras was felt in Quintana Roo

The Geological service of the United States registered an earthquake of magnitude 5.1 off the coast of Honduras, early on Sunday, April 28, 2019. The earthquake had a radius of affectation of 250 kilometers, and there were reports saying that it was felt in Quintana Roo. The epicenter was located at coordinates 16.739 ° North, 86.114 ° West, 10 kilometers More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, April 13th, 2019

Mexico: a culinary adventure for the palate, mind, and spirit…

“The most powerful English-language website in the world about Mexican cuisine is Mexico Cooks!, by the culinary writer Cristina Potters. She travels everywhere to investigate and bring the information to More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

Chetumal registers the highest fuel prices in the peninsula

Out of the three capital cities of the Yucatan Peninsula, Merida currently registers the lowest price in gasoline and diesel. Magna is in 18.61 pesos, while in Campeche the price is 19.43 and in Chetumal, 19.65 More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, April 6th, 2019

“Pueblos Mágicos” of México to visit during Easter holidays… Or any other time of the year

Looking for an unforgetable vacation? Live the magic of Mexico´s “Pueblos Mágicos”  There are about 121 “Pueblos Mágicos” in Mexico. They were classified in this way due to the cultural More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

Belizeans can travel without a passport to Chetumal and Bacalar for “Semana Santa” and Easter week

According to BreakingBelizeNews.com, Belizeans planning to travel to Chetumal and Bacalar in Quintana Roo, Mexico can now enjoy easier access to the neighboring country with a provisional pass. This means that for More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

Chetumal: Number of air passengers grows 2.1% in only two months

“During the first two months of this year, the Chetumal airport had a growth of 2.1 percent in the flow of passengers and more than 300 percent in terms of cargo”, according to a report by Airports and More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, March 18th, 2019

Hotel occupation on the rise in Isla Mujeres and Chetumal

“Isla Mujeres and Chetumal were the only two destinations in Quintana Roo where hotel occupancy grew during 2018, with variations of 6.69 and 5.1 percentage points respectively, compared to 2017”, revealed More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, March 15th, 2019

Classics will roll again during the sixth edition of the Rally Maya Mexico

The race will start in Uxmal, Yucatán and finish in Chetumal, Quintana Roo. In a press conference, Benjamín de la Peña Mora, CEO and founder of the RMM made the official announcement of the sixth edition of the More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Chetumal: 150 tons of garbage are left on the streets every day

“About 150 tons of garbage are left on the streets of Chetumal on a daily basis, due to the fact that the capacity of the 10 collecting vehicles is only 200 tons, which is totally insufficient to cover the More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

Chetumal’s mega sculpture to be adapted as SECTUR´s office building

The so-called “mega sculpture” is being turned into offices of the Federal Secretariat of Tourism in Chetumal, the place must be adapted for the transfer of the first workers of this federal government More...