Cosmopolitan travel expert says Playa del Carmen is “Magical”

Cosmopolitan‘s travel expert RUBEN CHAMORRO made a recent trip to Playa del Carmen and published a review on the luxurious Mahekal Beach Resort… check it out! After staying in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, for four days, I secretly wished my flight to New York City would be canceled so my beachy Instagram content and I could live happily ever More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, July 12th, 2019

The 22 year-old girl who died in Playa del Carmen gas tank explosion was Dutch Judo junior champion

The former 22 year-old junior champion in Judo and originally from the Netherlands, Kim Akker, died on Saturday July 6 in Playa del Carmen victim of a gas tank explosion in the apartment she rented on Airbnb. Other More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, June 12th, 2019

Good Morning Playa del Carmen… Sargasso decreases on your beaches

The coasts are clear after several months of excessive arrival of the seaweed. PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Q. Roo.- The main beaches of the municipality of Solidaridad (Playa del Carmen) were cleared of sargasso after several More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, June 2nd, 2019

Top ten places to retire in Mexico (USNEWS.COM)

According to travel expert and USNEWS.COM collaborator Kathleen Peddicord, more Americans have retired abroad in Mexico than any other country. The low cost of living, sunshine, accessibility, established expat More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, May 16th, 2019

Journalist executed in Playa del Carmen

On Thursday May 16th, a journalist from Playa del Carmen became the first individual murdered since the government of Quintana Roo assumed control of the security forces in the municipality of Solidaridad. Just More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

Playa del Carmen: Tourist nearly drowns after becoming trapped in sargassum (VIDEO)

PLAYA DEL CARMEN.- According to information from local media, a tourist was just about to drown in ​​Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo. The incident was caught on video and it quickly went viral on social networks. As More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

Shooting in Playa del Carmen bar leaves one dead and 11 seriously injured

“One dead and eleven injured was the result of a shooting that took place on the evening of Monday May 13th, at a bar in Playa del Carmen”, the Quintana Roo Attorney General’s Office said. Through More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, May 6th, 2019

Study confirms that there is no organic waste that affects tourists in Riviera Maya

PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Q. Roo.- The Federal Commission for Protection against Sanitary Risks (Cofepris) confirmed that the beaches of Cozumel, Tulum and Solidaridad are not a danger for the health of thousands of tourists More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

Study says 1 in 25 is HIV positive in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo

Vida Positiva AC reports that in 2008 less than 0.5% of the tests performed came out positive, and cases have not stopped increasing; in 2018 it was 2.6% and so far this year, we’re looking at 4%. Vida Positiva More...