Tag archive for ‘Cancun’
By Yucatan Times On Friday, October 27th, 2017

One dead after incident involving taxi and Uber drivers in Cancun

CANCUN — One man is dead and another injured after another altercation between local taxi and Cancun Uber drivers, riviera-maya-news reports. On Thursday Oct. 26, a group of taxi drivers surrounded a car they More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

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 More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

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 Monday, October 16th, 2017

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 Friday, October 13th, 2017

U.S. travel warning impacts the tourist influx to Cancun

As a result of the recent rise in crime and homicides, 300,000 hotel reservations reportedly have been cancelled…. CANCUN — Irene Prado, sales manager of Secrets Silversands from the hotel chain A & More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

On your next trip to Cancun, don’t miss these magical towns of Yucatan

More than just an escape from the buzz of Cancun and luxury of the Riviera Maya, these Magical Towns are a tribute to the inhabitants of such beautiful places located in the middle of the Yucatan Peninsula. The More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, October 7th, 2017

Cancun needs more skilled hotel workers

Carlos Gosselin, president of the Cancun and Puerto Morelos Hotels Association, says that construction projects to attract more visitors to this area continue…. CANCUN — The tourist boom in Cancun, Mexico’s More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, October 7th, 2017

Los Cabos works to change security image; lessons for Cancun?

Tourism specialist and Travel Market Report collaborator Cheryl Rosen published an interesting article on measures Los Cabos is implementing to change the perception of insecurity at international level. (Cancun More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, October 6th, 2017

Cancun mayor attributes crime problem to city’s growth

CANCUN — Acoording to Riviera Maya News, as the current mayor of Cancun completes his first year, he says insecurity remains a top concern for his administration. Benito Juárez municipality mayor Remberto Estrada More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Nate hurricane watch includes Cancun, Playa and eastern Yucatan State

With a hurricane watch in effect, Tropical Storm Nate poses the threat of torrential rains, flash floods and possible high winds as it strengthens and moves toward the Yucatan Peninsula on Friday Oct. 6 Nate drenched More...