The Riviera Maya has become the preferred tourist destination in Mexico, overshadowing other popular choices including Cancun and Los Cabos, according to recent statistics.
The news comes from the Mexican Association of Hotels and Motels: during the first six months of the year, hotels in the Riviera Maya held an 89 percent hotel occupancy rate, more than the 82 percent Cancun held. However, both rates exceed the national average.
President of the Mexican Hotel Association, Rafael García, explains, “The best-known beaches in the country are full. Colonial cities are being visited by hundreds of foreigners and thousands of Mexicans, and adventure tourism is booming.”
David Rebolledo, general manager of Best Day, says, “In large, this is because the exchange rate favors domestic destinations. Although the peso lost value against the dollar, Americans find it easier to take a flight to Cancun, Puerto Vallarta and Los Cabos.”
Last year, the International Tourism Organization ranked Mexico as ninth in the world for its attractive tourism. This is the third consecutive year that the Riviera Maya has grown in global popularity.
more recommended stories
Disney launches Minnie Catrina, a ‘declaration of love’ to Mexico
The company explained that like its.
5 Things to Know About the Cancun Underwater Museum the MUSA
October 20, 2021.- Known locally as.
“I did what I had to do, I acted in a professional way,” Marcelo Ebrard said
MEXICO CITY, Oct 19 (Reuters) –.
US Congressmen ‘explode’ against AMLO’s electric reform
The congressmen warned that it represents.
In 20 of 32 Mexican states, the epidemiological traffic light is in green
Mexico City, Mexico — Twenty of.
A luxurious truck ends up in the swamp at the Cienega of Progreso, Yucatan
Progreso, Yucatán, October 20, 2021 (ACOM). –.
Police free eight hostages during a bank robbery in Cerro Azul, Veracruz
Cerro Azul, Veracruz — At least.
Use of facemask and other safety measures remain in place in Yucatan
The use of face masks remains.
Canada issues travel alert for insecurity in 13 states of Mexico
It even warns that police officers.
18 cenotes have been cleaned up in Yucatan this year
Mérida, Yucatán.- The cleaning and sanitation.