Tag archive for ‘Riviera Maya’
By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 20th, 2017

Merida Lions Club recognizes two members at Playa del Carmen event

Wyndham Garden Hotel at mega tourism complex Playa Car was the site of the General Meeting of Merida’s International Lions Club, where Orencio Rojas and his wife Elsy Noemy received an award for their outstanding More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 16th, 2017

95 German tourists rescued from sinking Cozumel ferry

COZUMEL – About 9:30 am Wednesday Nov. 15, a catamaran that transported 95 German tourists to the Passion Island began to sink near the northern part of Cozumel Island. Immediately after noticing this trouble More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 10th, 2017

Texas, Calif. and Fla. top origin points of American visitors to Riviera Maya

PLAYA DEL CARMEN — Tourists from the states of Texas, California and Florida top the list of visitors from the United States to the Riviera Maya, according to the “Tourist Profile Study in Quintana More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 6th, 2017

Riviera Maya sexual-assault victims’ posts removed by TripAdvisor: Report

Leading travel review website TripAdvisor removed posts warning about rapes at Mexican resorts from its online forums, according to tourists who submitted them, and refused to publish other reviews that described More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Starfish display amazing features in Peninsula waters

It is important not to buy dry starfish or handicrafts made from them. It is best to enjoy them in their natural environment…. QUINTANA ROO — Undoubtedly one of the strangest animals in both its behavior More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, October 14th, 2017

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

Get ‘off-property’ while staying in Playa del Carmen

For those who might get some claustrophobia while spending their vacations entirely within the confines of their “All Inclusive” resort, one of the benefits of staying at a property in or around Playa More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Three more evicted landowners recover their properties in Tulum

Add another chapter to the long-running saga of Tulum landowners who were evicted from their properties during the administration of ex-Quintana Roo Gov. Roberto Borge… TULUM, Q. Roo — Three years after More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 8th, 2017

Riviera Maya spas win acclaim in magazine’s awards contest

PLAYA DEL CARMEN — Spa & Wellness MexiCaribe, a publication specializing in spa and wellness, announced the winners of the 2017 Spa Awards, sponsored by Aeroméxico, featuring the Best Spas of Mexico, 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...