Giving in to ‘Temptation’ at Cancun’s newest topless-optional resort

CANCUN — A $40 million renovation has seen Temptation Cancun rise to new levels. TTG’s travel expert and collaborator Andrew Doherty headed to the topless-optional resort to experience its sensual all-inclusive concept… Fans of Ibiza or Las Vegas will love the Sexy Pool with its adult-themed games and swim-up Boost Bar… Despite More...

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By Yucatan Times On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017
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Tourists report armed robbery outside Cozumel ATM

COZUMEL, Q. Roo — On Wednesday Nov. 29, Municipal Police officers responded to an armed robbery outside a Santander ATM, located on 10th avenue on the corner with 3 South Street in Cozumel. The victims of More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017
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28 Cancun cops being investigated for crime links

CANCUN — More than two dozen Cancun police officers are under investigation for possibly playing a role in organized crime, reports riviera-maya-news.com. Approximately 28 members of the Municipal Secretariat More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, December 2nd, 2017
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Conflict brews over land-use restrictions on Holbox

ISLA HOLBOX, Q. Roo — A conflict is on the verge of breaking out between the federal government and residents of Isla Holbox over land-use restrictions, according to mexiconewsdaily.com. The disagreement arose More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, December 2nd, 2017
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Police arrest five men armed with AR-15 rifles in Cancun

CANCUN — Five heavily armed men, who are allegedly members of a local organized crime group, were arrested by police connected with Quintana Roo’s Attorney General’s Office (Fiscalía General del More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, December 1st, 2017
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Spider monkeys are kings of Quintana Roo’s Mayan forests

Despite the state’s urban growth, most of Quintana Roo remains wild forest where the amazing spider monkey lives… Quintana Roo – The spider monkey, also known by its Mayan name “ma’ax”, is More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
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Two new ferry companies plan to launch Cancun-Isla Mujeres service

CANCUN — In a few days two new companies will begin to provide the crossing service between Cancún and Isla Mujeres, so that the monopoly that Ultramar has maintained for years on that route will finally More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
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Cancun authorities crack down on nightclubs admitting minors

CANCUN — Surveillance operations have been carried out to prevent the entry of underage individuals to Cancun’s nightclubs and discotheques, said the director of inspection, Eduardo Mariscal de la Selva. Mariscal More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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Ex-Gov. Borge agrees to extradition to Mexico on corruption charges

A legal meeting in Panama on Thursday November 23 ended in the agreement for the return of ex-Quintana Roo governor Roberto Borge to Mexico, according to Riviera Maya News. The Mexican and Panamanian defense team of More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, November 25th, 2017
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Mexico revokes Monsanto’s GMO soy permit

MEXICO CITY — Monsanto Co. said on Thursday Nov. 23 that Mexico’s agriculture sanitation authority SENASICA had revoked its permit to commercialize genetically modified soy in seven states, including Yucatan, More...