Cancun #4 among the top trending holiday destinations for Canadians in 2017

KAYAK‘s 2017 holiday data was recently unveiled, highlighting the most searched places for holiday travel this year, as selected by Canadians. Findings are taken from flight searches conducted between January 1, 2017 through September 28, 2017, and the searches coincide with travel planned between December 1, 2017 and January 15, 2018. KAYAK’s More...

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By Yucatan Times On Saturday, October 21st, 2017
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Mexico’s meetings and events industry ranks fifth in the Americas

The Mexico Tourism Board reports the country has seen rapid growth in its meetings industry, and according to the International Association of Congresses and Conventions (ICCA), Mexico now ranks fifth in the Americas More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Manatee deaths concern Quintana Roo ecologists

CHETUMAL, Q. Roo — The deaths of at least 20 manatees have Quintana Roo ecologists concerned with reports showing all of the deaths were human-related. The deaths of at least 20 manatees in Belize so far this More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
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Mexico’s tourism secretary kicks off 30th Travel Mart in Cancun

CANCÚN — During the opening of 30th edition of Cancún Travel Mart 2017, Enrique de la Madrid Cordero, secretary of federal tourism, emphasized that so far this year, Mexico has received 26 million foreign More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
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Urban artists paint new murals in Playa del Carmen

PLAYA DEL CARMEN — The Government of Solidarity municipality, headed by the Municipal President, Cristina Torres Gómez, through the Institute of Youth, carried out the second activity of the program “Solidarity More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 16th, 2017
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Cancun hoteliers mount $525K ad campaign to counter occupancy slump

CANCUN — Violence stemming from organized crime gangs, coupled with the US travel alert, has left $7.9 million USD in losses for hoteliers in Cancun, according to the hoteliers’ group. Carlos Gosselin More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 15th, 2017
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Vandals damage tourist photo sign in Isla Mujeres

“Vandals destroyed the photo backdrop located at the tourist corridor of Isla Mujeres in the east end of the malecón,” informed the municipal government. In this regard, the director of the municipal More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 15th, 2017
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Combine horseback riding with a Yucatan cenote swim

Adventure through the Yucatan peninsula’s jungle during this 2-hour tour that combines horseback riding and swimming in a cenote. You’ll be provided with snacks, towels, water, and all necessary horseback More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, October 14th, 2017
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Try an off-road ATV tour through Riviera Maya tropical forest

Embark on a thrilling 2-hour off-road tour of the Yucatan’s Riviera Maya aboard your own 4WD ATV (all-terrain vehicle). Designed especially for active and outdoor adventurers, set out through dense tropical More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, October 14th, 2017
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Top 10 tips for your Isla Mujeres trip

Albatros Sail Ways website provides the top 10 tips for your Isla Mujeres Trip…. Keep an open mind You’re in a magical place. Isla Mujeres has a lot to offer to anyone who visits. But you have to come More...