Tag archive for ‘Riviera Maya’
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...

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...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

Opening date set for new Mayan theme park in Cancun

CANCUN — A new Mayan Park attraction is set to open in the Cancun Hotel Zone early next year. The new park, which is being constructed in Kilometer 16 of the hotel zone, is nearing completion and expected to More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 1st, 2017

Tulum cabaña experience provides range of options

Have you ever stayed at a real cabaña? In Tulum, the cabañas are cabin-like shelters varying in degrees of comfort and amenities with either ocean or garden views.  No TV’s, some with no electricity, but all More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Tulum, the only Mayan city built on the coast

The Mayan city of Tulum stands 130 km south and 700 years away of Cancun. But the contrast between the two can be measured in more than just distance and time. Cancun is a string of large resort hotels which did More...