Chetumal, the youngest state capital in Mexico

To the south of the state of Quintana Roo, facing a sea of unique beauty, keeping incalculable natural riches, stories of pirates and sailors, looking out over Belize as the southern border of Mexico, Chetumal shines as another attraction of this thriving state. Chetumal is an area of bright colors: the intense green jungle , the turquoise of the Caribbean More...

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By Alex On Thursday, June 21st, 2018

Mayas & Piratas Festival in Chetumal

The Bay of Chetumal will host the Mayas & Piratas Festival, with exhibition and competition of sailboats, paddle-surf, kayaking, windsurfing and canoeing, on June 23 and 24, with the participation of approximately More...

By Alex On Friday, June 1st, 2018

Chetumal elementary students create surgical soap in scientific breakthrough

Two students of the fifth grade of the Centro de Enseñanza Moderna of Chetumal, created a surgical soap based on medicinal plants that they themselves processed, and with which they won the Expociencias 2018 Science More...

By Alex On Sunday, May 27th, 2018

ICA to create digital catalog of Chetumal’s cultural heritage

In Quintana Roo there is no census of plastic art, it is only known that in the Othón P Blanco municipality there are 70 murals. Jacqueline Estrada Peña, director of the Institute of Culture and Arts (ICA) in More...

By Alex On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Confrontation between taxi drivers from Bacalar and Chetumal

On May 15 around 2:55 pm, on 13th Avenue and 26th and 28th streets of the Gonzalo Guerrero neighborhood in Bacalar, taxi drivers from Chetumal and Bacalar argued over the passenger transport service between the More...

By Alex On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

Taxis of Chetumal launch new app to compete against UBER

The general secretary of the Taxi Driver’s Union of Othón P. Blanco (Sindicato Unico de Choferes de Automóviles de Alquiler: SUCHAA), Sergio Cetina Valle, presented on Sunday May 13 their electronic platform More...

By Alex On Saturday, May 5th, 2018

Belizeans must receive better treatment in Chetumal: Consul Montero

“The coordination between the Consulates of Belize in Mexico and the local businessmen has allowed the Belizean tourists that visit Chetumal to receive a better treatment and less abuses by service providers More...

By Alex On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

An aircraft was abandoned on the border with Belize

CHETUMAL, MX.- An aircraft was abandoned in northern Belize on April 25. The plane was detected by local authorities in the early morning hours of Wednesday April 25, near the border with Quintana Roo. According More...

By Alex On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

Chetumal needs to increase its air connectivity

The number of national passengers who arrived to Chetumal by air during January and February 2018, increased by 45%, while the number of foreigners plummeted 87.5%, according to statistics from Airports and Auxiliary More...

By Alex On Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Chetumal is officially declared Metropolitan Area

The state government of Quintana Roo reported on April 1 that Chetumal was included in the new 15 metropolitan areas that were approved this year throughout the country, which means that the city will recieve federal More...