Hurricane Irma causes 10-feet storm surge in Isla Mujeres

(Isla Mujeres, Quintana Roo, September 10, 2017) .- Due to the strong waves caused by the remnants of hurricane “Irma” that is affecting Florida, in the United States, Isla Mujeres presents a phenomenon known as “storm surge” (mar de tormenta), which have caused waves of up to 3 meters (10 feet) high in the eastern part of the More...

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By Alex On Friday, September 8th, 2017

Isla Mujeres: Island Living at its Finest

With temperatures in the mid-80s F, habitually warm Caribbean waters on all sides, and a perpetual sea breeze accompanied by the trills of soaring sea birds, Mexico’s Isla Mujeres maintains a loyal complement More...

By Alex On Monday, August 21st, 2017

1,400 turtle eggs secured at Isla Mujeres

“During a joint operation carried out on eight beaches in the municipality of Isla Mujeres, the Federal Police (PF) and the Federal Attorney’s Office for Environmental Protection (Profepa), the Navy More...

By Alex On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

This summer live an Eco-Adventure in Quintana Roo!

Beyond Cancun’s thriving Hotel Zone lies a host of outdoor activities that don’t involve lounge chairs and beach cabanas. In fact, Cancun makes the perfect home-base for those in search of a bit more adventure More...

By Alex On Monday, July 17th, 2017

Releasing baby turtles a “dream job” in Isla Mujeres

At Isla Mujeres there are many unusual careers not available in any other country in the world, like picking coconuts. Thunk! Nervous giggles follow the sound of a large ripe coconut slamming into the soft sand More...

By Alex On Thursday, July 13th, 2017

Totally innovative tourism concept to be developed in continental Isla Mujeres

CANCÚN, Q. Roo – The state of Quintana Roo is going to launch a touristic campaign for its newest international destination that is currently under construction in the mainland area of the Isla Mujeres’ municipality, More...

By Alex On Thursday, June 8th, 2017

Did Borge pocket one billion pesos for Quintana Roo water concessions?

Another crime could be added to the charge sheet of former governor Roberto Borge Angulo after authorities in Quintana Roo uncovered a payment of more than 1 billion pesos (nearly $55 million USD) that is suspected More...

By Alex On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Cancun conference shines spotlight on Mexico’s progress in dealing with disasters

Menaced by volcanoes, earthquakes and hurricanes, Mexico has made strides in forming a national plan to reduce those and other risks, but business and communities must be involved to make the country more robust More...

By Alex On Thursday, May 4th, 2017

Argentine tourist allegedly humiliated by Immigration agents in Cancun

CANCUN — Staff of the National Institute of Migration (INM) attached to the International Airport of Cancun (AIC) will be denounced before the National Commission of Human Rights for alleged mistreatment and More...

By Alex On Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Cancun underwater museum attracts visitors, and a few detractors

An increase in visitors, combined with years of powerful storms, has damaged coral reefs in a protected marine park off the coast of Cancun, Mexico. The damage was enough for the local diving community and protected More...