Connect with nature in Chetumal

Cancun and Riviera Maya are great spots for relaxing on white sandy beaches, Cozumel is the place for snorkeling or diving and the city of Chetumal is where people go if they want to connect with nature. This Mexican city is located just north of Belize on Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula. The Explorean Kohunlich, a La Colección Resorts by Fiesta More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

Southern Quintana Roo, the new tourism frontier

The natural beauties, the cultural and archaeological attractions of southern Quintana Roo, coupled with the promotion that the State Government has done, are already in the vacation plans of thousands of American, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, December 28th, 2018

Sail boat capsizes in Bacalar’s Seven Colors Lagoon

A sail boat in Bacalar capsized for lack of skill of the captain to navigate. The crew members were rescued by service providers from the Seven Colors lagoon. The incident was recorded around noon on Thursday Dec. More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, December 21st, 2018

Taxi driver suspended in Bacalar for disrespecting a lady

A member of the taxi drivers’ union in Bacalar was suspended for three days, because he disrespected a lady walking down the street, who went to the offices to file her complaint for harassment. Jair Ramírez More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

Passenger shoots taxi driver in Chetumal

On Sunday December 16, around 11 pm, the Chetumal police was alerted about a person wounded with a firearm in the Santa María neighborhood. According to preliminary information, the victim was a 50-year-old man, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, November 23rd, 2018

New bicycle path for Chetumal

With an investment of 120 million pesos, the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport (SINTRA) intends to build a new bicycle path in Chetumal. According to the head of that unit, William Conrado, the route would More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Governor Carlos Joaquín announces 150 million peso investment for urban development in Chetumal

The Government of the State of Quintana Roo allocates almost 150 million pesos to contribute to the urban improvement and public services of the state capital through the “Juntos Renovemos Chetumal” More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, November 1st, 2018

Chetumal Free Zone could negatively impact Belize

Earlier this month at a press conference, the president-elect Lopez Obrador revealed that Chetumal, Quintana Roo will be turned into a Mexican Free Zone. Such a move spells trouble for the Corozal Free Zone as the More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, October 30th, 2018

Quintana Roo needs more airport slots in Mexico City for Cozumel, Chetumal

According to Mexico News Daily, Quintana Roo airports need more slots at the Mexico City airport to ensure that flights to the Caribbean coast state meet demand, the state’s tourism secretary says. Marisol Vanegas More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, October 27th, 2018

Chetumal promoted as sports tourism destination through Volleyball Tournament

The business sector in southern Quintana Roo is providing an economic income of approximately 6 million pesos for the development of the next edition of the Beach Volleyball World Tournament, in Chetumal. Eloy Quintal More...