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 to a call from the Nachi-Cocom Beach Club after a woman was reported in critical condition. However, when medical personnel arrived, they More...

by Riviera Maya Times | Published 3 months ago
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...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, January 21st, 2019

Arrecifes de Cozumel National Park had a12 million pesos economic impact during 2018

The Arrecifes de Cozumel National Park is off the coast of the island of Cozumel in the state of Quintana Roo. Visitors to this National Park left an economic spill of 12 million pesos in 2018 for the collection More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, January 11th, 2019

Quintana Roo: undisputed leader in cruise ship tourism

The arrival of more than 4.9 million cruise passengers to Quintana Roo, 70.3 percent of the total 6,975,172 passengers who arrived in Mexico by boat, from January to November 2018, according to data from the General More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, January 4th, 2019

Jewish men celebrate Hanukkah in Cozumel in peculiar way

Last month, Chabad activists, lead by Rabbi Dudi Kfalin, celebrated the festival of lights by holding a huge Hanukkah menorah and using water-jets to circle the deep blue sea of the Mexican island Cozumel. Usually More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, December 26th, 2018

Casa Cozumel: Minimalism at its best

Mexican studio Sordo Madaleno Arquitectos has completed a beach home on the island of Cozumel that brings vegetation indoors through openings in the ground floor. Casa Cozumel takes its name from its location, More...