Fungal richness of Cozumel documented for the first time

In order to have more tools for consulting the flora and fauna that inhabit the island, the Parks and Environmental Education Foundation (FPMC) published the Cozumel Mushroom Guide “Un Mundo para Descubrir” (A World to Discover), which includes guides of birds, reptiles and plants that the Department of Conservation and Education (CEA) has. The More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, November 5th, 2018

Bacalar and Chetumal, movie festival venues

The Colectivo Árbol Rojo, the Cineteca Nacional and the Institute for Culture and the Arts of Quintana Roo (ICA) signed a collaboration agreement for the dissemination of the largest film offer ever in Chetumal More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, November 3rd, 2018

Three Holland America ships will sail along the Mexican coast in 2019

Three Holland America Line ships will sail a total of 22 cruises along the Mexican Riviera between January and December 2019. Eurodam, Nieuw Amsterdam and Oosterdam will sail a series of seven- and 11-day cruises More...

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

Cozumel Fire Department calls strike over commander’s dismissal

COZUMEL, QROO, October 31, 2018.- The firefighters of Cozumel declared themselves officially on strike. They said that they will not attend any emergency in protest against the dismissal of their commander, Roger 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 20th, 2018

Dive Paradise Cozumel announces collaboration with local nonprofit Cozumel Ocean Research

Dive operator Dive Paradise Cozumel recently announced the beginning of its collaboration with the local nonprofit Cozumel Ocean Research (COR) focused on enhancing the organization’s efforts to gather valuable More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, October 5th, 2018

“Avifauna” Environmental Fair in Cozumel (12-14 October)

Within the framework of the Second National Meeting of the Urban Birds Program (PAU), organized by the National Commission for the Knowledge and Use of Biodiversity (Conabio), which will be hosted in Cozumel from More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

Cozumel will launch a book of the history of its Carnival

The creation of a book that compiles the history of the Carnival of Cozumel, has been announced by local authorities for the first months of January 2019. This Carnival is the most important popular festival of More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

Mexican tourist photo holding starfish in Cozumel causes anger on social networks

A Mexican tourist posted on social networks his own photo holding a starfish in Cozumel, at Playa El Cielo to be precise (a place known worldwide for the large number of starfish that can be found there). According More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

Cozumel, Quintana Roo, returns to lead the cruise industry in Mexico and South America

The general director of the Port Administration of Quintana Roo (APIQROO), Alicia Ricalde Magaña, reported that for the second consecutive year, Cozumel was recognized as the leading cruise port in Mexico and South More...