Riu upgrades and reopens Playa del Carmen All-Inclusive property

Riu has reopened one of its most popular all-inclusive hotels in the Mexican Caribbean, the company announced this week. The Riu Tequila has relaunched in Playa del Carmen on the Caribbean coast of Mexico, following a large-scale renovation project. The renovation included transformed culinary offerings and a totally redesigned pool area, among other More...

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By Alex On Sunday, June 24th, 2018

600 new police for Cancun, Playa del Carmen, Tulum

According to riviera-maya-news.com, approximately 600 new police officers are under recruitment that, once trained, will be added to Tulum, Playa del Carmen and Cancun. Rodolfo del Angel Campos, Secretary of Public More...

By Alex On Saturday, June 23rd, 2018

New luxury and PR strategy for Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen

Luxury strategy and public relations agency Issa PR has been appointed as the new Agency of Record for Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen, located in the heart of the Mexican Riviera.The resort opened in 2015 as the More...

By Alex On Monday, May 28th, 2018

Yucatan Times Columnist Interviewed by Emmy Award Winning Journalist Peter Greenberg in Playa

About a week ago, I woke up on a Wednesday morning and decided to check my email, which I had not checked in a few days because every time I do I find myself weeding through innumerous amounts of junk mail, and More...

By Alex On Sunday, May 27th, 2018

Radio Guest List–Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda

This week, Peter Greenberg Worldwide broadcasts from Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Joining Peter Greenberg this week is Historian Tiziana Roma, with a report More...

By Alex On Sunday, May 20th, 2018

Hotel occupancy of 85% is expected in Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen remains as a favorite for tourists during May and June, months in which a hotel occupancy of 85% is expected, and which represents a daily flow of more than 34,000 visitors. Rocío Ocampo Colmenares, More...

By Alex On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

Playa del Carmen a playground for adults

The website The Province posted and article about how tourists are once again returning to Mexico’s popular east coast playground of Playa del Carmen, now that Canada and the U.S. have lifted their travel advisories: Steeped More...

By Alex On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Gastronomic history of Playa del Carmen to be rescued

The municipality of Solidaridad (where Playa del Carmen is located), has less than 30 years of life, but Playa del Carmen has more than 100 years of history, so it is important to rescue its rich past, including More...

By Alex On Monday, May 7th, 2018

Double execution in Puerto Aventuras

PUERTO AVENTURAS, Quintana Roo. – On Sunday May 6th, two subjects were executed by heavily armed men after a car chase in the area known as El Sause, two kilometers away from the town of Puerto Aventuras, More...

By Alex On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Corpse found inside a cenote near Playa del Carmen

On April 16, residents of  fraccionamiento Bali, in the southern end of Playa del Carmen found the body of a man inside a dry cenote in the south of Playa del Carmen, not far from Puerto Aventuras. According to More...