Ferry company suspended after Playa del Carmen explosion on Wednesday

According to Mexico News Daily, the operations of a ferry company associated with former Quintana Roo governor Roberto Borge Angulo have been suspended in the aftermath of an explosion that injured 26 people last week in Playa del Carmen. After last Wednesday’s explosion aboard a passenger ferry operated by Barcos Caribe, the federal Secretariat More...

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By Alex On Friday, February 23rd, 2018

Bomb threat was false alarm while investigations on Playa del Carmen’s ferry explosion continue

Cozumel’s 107.7 FM “La Voz del Caribe” radio station, announced around 11:00 am on Friday Feb. 23, that a bomb threat was registered in Playa del Carmen’s “Navega” pier. Apparently a suspicious bag More...

By Alex On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

18 injured after ferry explosion in Playa del Carmen

On Wednesday February 21, there was an explosion on a ferry property of the “Barcos Caribe” transportation company, in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo. 18 resulted injured (none of them seriously), and More...

By Alex On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Social networks, the best place to book Playa del Carmen!

“Set it and forget it.” That’s the goal of Playa Hotels & Resorts’ new automated social media program for travel agents, Travel Tuesdays. Social media has become one of the most frequent ways in which More...

By Alex On Monday, February 19th, 2018

New prison facility to be built in Quintana Roo

The State Secretary of Public Safety, Rodolfo del Angel Campos, said that an investment of 2 billion pesos is being sought for a new prison facility, as a measure to deal with the deficiencies of detention centers More...

By Alex On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

Foreign tourists arrested after assaulting a woman in Playa del Carmen

On Tuesday February 6, after allegedly assaulting a woman inside a bus, the municipal police and citizens submitted two foreign tourists on Avenue 30 with 8th Street. According to witnesses, the tourists were apparently More...

By Alex On Thursday, February 1st, 2018

Playa Del Carmen: a Booming Real Estate Market

Mexico has always been an alluring city for real estate investors. Even though its real estate market has been unstable in the past few years, some markets have been growing. Among them is Playa del Carmen, which More...

By Alex On Monday, January 29th, 2018

Former mayor of Playa del Carmen arrested in Mexico City

Mauricio Góngora Escalante, former mayor of Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, was arrested on Thursday, January 25, as confirmed by the Prosecutor General’s Office of Quintana Roo. Góngora Escalante was arrested More...

By Alex On Thursday, January 25th, 2018

Unusual sightings of toucans and trogons in urban areas of Quintana Roo

The finding of trogons and toucans in urban areas of Quintana Roo, Campeche and Yucatan during 2017, launched a protocol of contingency and an investigation into the migration of more than 400 birds to the city, More...

By Alex On Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Let’s go to the library! … in Playa del Carmen

PLAYA DEL CARMEN.- With the establishment of the Sustainable International Bilingual model (BIS), the library of the Playa del Carmen Technological University now aims to increase its collection with material in More...