Puerto Morelos is Cancun’s best kept secret

If you think you already know what Cancun is all about and have decided it’s not for you, wait! Puerto Morelos is just as accessible but far more charming and exclusive than downtown Cancun. There’s something really quite magical about traveling to a well-known area and still finding something special. I went to Cancun, Mexico, as a young and wild More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, January 30th, 2020

Hey Cancun, say hello to Canopy!

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) debuts its new lifestyle brand Canopy by Hilton in the Caribbean and Latin America with Canopy by Hilton Cancun La Isla. The 174-room urban oasis is situated in Cancun’s lively ‘Hotel More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, January 11th, 2020

Paradisus Cancun: an invitation to disconnect from the rest of the world and enjoy a peaceful environment

Overlooking the Caribbean Sea, this stunning all-inclusive resort provides a full range of comforts in environmentally-friendly facilities. Enjoy the magnificent architecture, spaces and interiors inspired by local More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, January 7th, 2020

Cancun is getting new Flights from Newark

Mexico’s tourism hub of Cancun is set for the arrival of a new daily nonstop flight from Newark. Frontier Airlines is planning to launch new daily nonstop flights from Newark to Cancun beginning March 10, the More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, January 6th, 2020

“Sargasso Monitoring Network Cancun” identified three points along the coast of Quintana Roo with a large amount of algae

Petempich Bay, in Puerto Morelos, Recodo Beach, in the municipality of Solidaridad (Playa del Carmen), as well as Punta Mosquitos, on Holbox Island presented large quantities of sargazzo on the morning of Sunday More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, January 3rd, 2020

13 new hotels are expected to open this year in Cancun, Playa Mujeres, Riviera Maya and Puerto Morelos

Recent data suggests hotel occupancy projections for several key Mexican tourist destinations are positive for 2020. According to Hosteltur.com, at least 13 hotels are expected to open this year in Cancun, Playa More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, December 30th, 2019

Worse winter travel growth for Mexico in six years

The growth of winter tourism in Mexico will ‘cool’ its performance for this year’s December season, as it is expected to barely increase 0.9 percent compared to 2018, which would be its worst data for the More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, December 26th, 2019

Come to Cancun for the New Year!

When friends and family get together over the holiday season, they often discuss plans of weekend trips and exotic vacations together in the coming year. Instead of simply talking about the idea of going on a group More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, December 25th, 2019

Feliz Navidad (Christmas in Mexico)

In Mexico, Christmas is celebrated from December 12th (Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe) to January 6th (Day of the Three Kings). From December 16th to Christmas Eve, children often perform the ‘Posada’ More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, December 23rd, 2019

14 Reasons Why Cancun is the best Christmas Time destination!

If you live somewhere with cold winters, then you understand what that means… 1. You can wear sandals outside    This means… No need to take 10 minutes strapping on your boots just to take out the garbage! 2. More...