Let’s dance at the ‘International Salsa Festival’!

The Zenzi restaurant and dance schools, with the support of the Government of Solidaridad, held the First International Salsa Festival at the City Theater of Playa del Carmen, with the purpose of providing public spaces for students and teachers of this musical genre which brought together representatives from countries such as Argentina, Korea, Spain, More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, April 10th, 2018
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Two men assault a business in Playa del Carmen’s Colonia Eiidal

On Thursday April 5, a couple of thieves assaulted a store at gunpoint in Playa del Carmen’s Colonia Ejidal, taking 2,000 pesos ($115 USD) in cash from the register. The incident occurred in a business located More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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La Jornada newspaper building attacked with firearm

On Sunday April 8 at 23:21 hours a call to 911 reported that firearms were being detonated from a black car, at least 30 times, against the facade and entrance of the building of La Jornada Maya newspaper in the More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, March 29th, 2018
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Playa del Carmen among TripAdvisor’s 25 most popular destinations in the world

Playa del Carmen was the only city in Mexico that was ranked among the 25 most popular destinations in the world, on the TripAdvisor’s annual list, that was recently released on Saturday March 24, 2018. Playa More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, March 25th, 2018
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Number of German tourists to increase in the Riviera Maya

The Director of Tourism of the Solidaridad municipality, Rocío Ocampo Colmenares, informed that in 2018 German tourism could increase despite the alerts that have been issued for Playa del Carmen. This, as a consequence More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, March 23rd, 2018
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The US and Canada removed travel warning

The government of Canada confirmed the removal of its travel warning to Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo. In this way, Canada followed the footsteps of the United States to withdraw the travel alert for the Riviera More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, March 22nd, 2018
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US State Department removes restrictions for Playa del Carmen

The US State Department through their Embassy in Mexico City announced the removal of travel restrictions for its officials to Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo. In a statement, the embassy said that “as a result More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, March 15th, 2018
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Playa del Carmen registers 85% hotel occupancy

The Municipal President of Solidaridad, Cristina Torres Gómez, reported that Playa del Carmen has registered a hotel occupancy of 85% over the last five days, which is 2% more than the same period last year. The More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018
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Playa del Carmen is a safe destination: CANIRAC

The National Chamber of the Restaurant and Seasoned Food Industry (Canirac) of Playa del Carmen launched an information campaign focused on highlighting security and public safety in this international tourist destination More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018
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Quintana Roo’s Association of Travel Agencies says ferry explosions can affect tourism

After four travel warnings from different countries advising their citizens to be careful during their visit to Quintana Roo, the Mexican Association of Travel Agencies urges government and private initiative to More...