Citizens of Cozumel save dog that was being dragged behind a municipal police car

Municipal police officers in Cozumel, Quintana Roo, were confronted by residents, because they were caught dragging a poor dog that was tied to their vehicle, along the streets of the island. Besides, the animal already showed signs of abuse. Citizens forced the agents on board official vehicle number 7164 to stop on Calle 5 Sur, Colonia Adolfo López More...

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

Cozumel kicks off commemoration of 500th anniversary of Hernán Cortés’ arrival to Mexico

As part of the actions that the City of Cozumel carries out to promote culture and traditions, the Municipal President, Pedro Joaquín Delbouis, announced the annual program of activities to kick off the commemoration More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, March 1st, 2019

Record 4 Million Cruise Passengers for Cozumel in 2018

Tourism officials in Cozumel report that 2018 was a record-breaking year for the destination. Cruise arrivals were up 4 percent versus the previous year, according to the Quintana Roo Tourism Board, reaching More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, February 16th, 2019

New hyperbaric chamber to start operating in Cozumel’s Red Cross hospital

The president of the Mexican Red Cross in the island of Cozumel, Daniel Cortez Gómez, announced on Feb. 15, that the hyperbaric chamber has been installed, but that it will not be until April when the other areas More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, February 14th, 2019

American citizen dies while scuba diving in Cozumel

Cozumel, Q.R. — According to Riviera Maya News, an American woman was reported deceased while diving at a beach club in the southern hotel zone of the island of Cozumel. Paramedics from a private clinic responded More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, February 14th, 2019

Isla Mujeres, Cozumel and Riviera Maya recognied as scuba diving landmarks worldwide

Tourist destinations of the state of Quintana Roo, such as Isla Mujeres, Cozumel and the Riviera Maya continue to obtain distinctions from specialized magazines that classify them as some of the best places to practice More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, February 8th, 2019

Deer running around the streets of Cozumel goes viral on social networks

Cozumel, Quintana Roo. Thursday, February 7, 2019.- Residents and tourists in the island of Cozumel were surprised on the early morning hours of Thursday Feb. 6, as they saw a deer roaming the streets of this tourist More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

Cozumel Carnaval 2019 is right around the corner!

For this 2019 the pre-carnival will run from February 2 to 24, and then the great celebrations of this magnificent carnival will officially start from February 27 to March 6. Under the theme of “La Fiesta More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, February 2nd, 2019

Cozumel as the quintessential “Diving Paradise”

Cozumel, also known as the Island of Swallows (isla de la golondrinas), is surrounded by the Caribbean Sea, its turquoise waters and its wide variety of attractions make it a must-see if you visit the Mexican Caribbean. Cozumel More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, January 28th, 2019

OPINION: Cozumel feels separated from the violence that plagues other parts of Mexico

Award winning journalist Jessica Kwong who has contributed with the San Francisco Chronicle, the San Antonio Express-News, La Opinión, Time Warner Cable Sports and the San Francisco Examiner, just to name a few More...