Survey shows more Expats are heading down to Mexico

The new Expats In Mexico survey shows more aspiring expats are heading to Mexico, a big jump from the Expats In Mexico survey conducted two years ago. Primarily from the U.S. and Canada, 54 percent of respondents say they are Extremely Likely or Very Likely to move south of the border, an increase of 5-percentage points from the Expats In Mexico More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, April 2nd, 2021

Quintana Roo tax on foreigners took effect April 1st

The tax took effect this Thursday, April 1st Cancun, Quintana Roo, (April 02, 2021).- The Ministry of Finance and Planning (SEFIPLAN), through the Tax Administration, Service of Quintana Roo (SATQ), announced More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, March 25th, 2021

Spring breakers may cause a spike in coronavirus cases

Disregard for public health measures from spring breakers and pandemic-weary tourists in South Florida will likely result in a spike of COVID-19 cases, health experts say. Modeling suggests there’s going to More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, March 24th, 2021

As more Americans vaccinate, Cancun hopes for tourism rebound

CANCUN, QUINTANA ROO (March 24, 2021). — Feeling he can now travel internationally without risking his life, recently-vaccinated American Brian Sheppard hopped on a plane to Mexico’s top beach resort a few More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, March 20th, 2021

Expedia says small villages and beaches are the favorite Holy Week destinations for Mexicans

Travelers who have already begun planning their trips are primarily interested in beach resorts in places like the Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen, Tulum, and Cancun. Attractive More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, March 19th, 2021

Cancun fish markets and restaurants give consumers “pig in a poke”

Cancun, Quintana Roo, (March 18, 2021).- According to the documentation carried out by the Oceana organization, 29 percent of the fish markets and restaurants in Cancun offer products of certain species of More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, March 19th, 2021

Hotels in Cancun lower their rates to maintain occupancy

Cancun, Quintana Roo, (March 18, 2021).- For the Easter season, hoteliers expect occupations of up to 55%, mainly domestic tourism, although they had to lower rates by up to 40%. Antonio Chaves, president of More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, March 18th, 2021

Enjoy Cancun’s Taco Week!

The restaurants on Cancun’s Nader Avenue will offer dishes at affordable prices to encourage gastronomic tourism. Cancun, Quintana Roo, (March 17, 2021).-  The restaurants on the Nader Route in More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, March 15th, 2021

New tourist tax in Quintana Roo starting April 1st

Cancun, Q. Roo (March 15, 2021).- The state’s Secretary of Tourism announced at a press conference that tourists arriving in Quintana Roo from next April 1st will have to pay more than 200 pesos of a new More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, March 9th, 2021

Cancun’s air connection with Spain is restored

Cancun, Quintana Roo, (March 10, 2021).-The night of Monday, March 8, the Madrid-Cancun route of Iberojet, formerly Evelop, landed again at the Cancun International Airport. On board an Airbus A350 with a More...