Hotel occupation on the rise in Isla Mujeres and Chetumal

“Isla Mujeres and Chetumal were the only two destinations in Quintana Roo where hotel occupancy grew during 2018, with variations of 6.69 and 5.1 percentage points respectively, compared to 2017”, revealed the latest Sedetur report. The document indicates that Isla Mujeres went from 64.82% to 71.41%, while Chetumal -the destination with More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, March 18th, 2019

Puerto Morelos expects thousands of tourists during the Holy Week and Easter holidays

“The beaches of Puerto Morelos (that by the way are free of sargassum), report to be 100% ready to receive approximately 17,000 tourists each day during the Holy Week and Easter holidays”, announced More...

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

So… how was your day without social networks?

Facebook, Instagram and Whattsapp were offline for many users around the world yesterday Wednesday since early morning, with the greatest number of reports coming along the east and west coasts of the United States, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

Home prices in the U.S. jump over 50% in just 5 years

A short 5 years was enough for cities like Surrey, CA, San Francisco, US, and Mexico City, MX to post home price jumps that would make your head spin. As a result, prospective homebuyers in North America’s More...

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

Hotel occupation falling in Cancun & Riviera Maya

There is concern on the tourism sector in Quintana Roo.  Issues such as sargasso, insecurity and lack of promotion have not been properly addressed by president López Obrador. RIVIERA MAYA, MEXICO. – The More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, March 3rd, 2019

OXXO, Mexico’s Top Corner Stores Tap into Corona & Pacifico

Mexican bottler and retailer Femsa said on Tuesday Feb. 26, it will start selling popular national beers including Corona and Pacifico at its Oxxo stores, Mexico’s biggest convenience store chain. Femsa’s More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, March 3rd, 2019

More and more Baby Boomers are moving to Mexico for retirement

Morgan Hill, California – A new “Expats In Mexico” online survey of people who are considering moving to Mexico found that 81 percent of Baby Boomer respondents said they will retire in Mexico, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, February 26th, 2019

Mexico legalizes Marijuana for recreational purposes

The most important battle in Mexico has just been won: the chamber of the Supreme Court of Justice of the nation (SCJN) has published case law in which it states that all judges may grant prescriptions to those More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, February 23rd, 2019

Forbes Travel Guide 2019 Star Award Winners

ATLANTA, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Forbes Travel Guide today debuted its 61st annual list of Star Rating winners, recognizing the world’s finest properties and rewarding gracious, intuitive service.  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...