Holiday Inn Express arrives in Playa Del Carmen

Looking for an affordable getaway to Playa del Carmen, Mexico? Look no futher, Holiday Inn Express has arrived to Playa Del Carmen! The bustling beach town on the Caribbean coast of Quintana Roo is now home to its first Holiday Inn Express, following its debut this week. The $8 million hotel has a total of 91 rooms and suites and, more importantly, More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, March 14th, 2019

Dead jaguar shows a more sinister situation

SOLIDARIDAD, Q.Roo – More than 20 pellets were found in the lifeless body of a female jaguar that was hit by a car on Sunday March 10, on the road that connects the tourist destinations of Playa del Carmen and More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, March 12th, 2019

Another jaguar was hit on the road Playa del Carmen – Tulum

Tulum, Quintana Roo.- A female jaguar was run over on the evening of Sunday March 10th, not far from the security stop on the Playa del Carmen / Tulum highway near the entrance to the Rio Secreto and Xcaret parks. More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, March 10th, 2019

Sexual related crimes decreased by 40% in Quintana Roo

Unlike 17 states in Mexico, where complaints of sexual violence increased by 163 percent during 2017 and 2018, in relation to previous years, in Quintana Roo, during the same period a decrease of 40 percent was More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, February 25th, 2019

Concierges of southeast Mexico meet in Playa del Carmen

The Association of Concierges of Mexico Southeast Region held their second working meeting of 2019 in Playa de Carmen. Pamela Hernández, welcomed the members of this association and thanked The Fives Downtown hotel More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, February 21st, 2019

AAA Adds Five Hotels in Mexico to Five Diamond List (two of them in Quintana Roo)

AAA has released its annual list of properties that have received Five Diamond Award status, and five of the newcomers are in Mexico. The new AAA Five Diamond Properties in Mexico are: Banyan Tree Mayakoba in Playa More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, February 14th, 2019

One out of every 25 residents of Playa del Carmen has HIV

The Civil Association “Vida Positiva” based in Playa del Carmen, dedicated to perform free tests to detect the human immunodeficiency virus, provide advice and liaise with health institutions released More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

Stranded sea turtle found in Playa del Carmen

On Monday Feb. 11, tourists reported that a juvenile white turtle specimen was found on Playa del Carmen’s Shangri-la beach, which is not normal considering that the fact occurred outside the spawning season More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, February 11th, 2019

Why Artist Frida Kahlo’s Work Is More Relevant Now Than Ever

Today’s favorite buzzword is “brand.” It’s the path to internet fame. It’s the style of a designer or writer’s work. It’s how and why you present yourself to your public, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019

K-9 Unit now operating on Playa del Carmen’s Fifth Avenue

The first operation with the support of a Canine Unit was carried out in Playa del Carmen just a few days ago, during a surveillance operation on La Quinta Avenida, conducted by officers of the Municipal Police, More...