Quintana Roo tourist destinations promoted at WTM London Tourism Fair

Governor Carlos Joaquín highlighted the participation of Quintana Roo in the London Tourism Fair (International Travel Trade Show – London WTM) from November 4 to 6, where the tourism promotion of 12 destinations in the Mexican Caribbean was reinforced to attract more tourists and generate better jobs for the benefit of the state. “From More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, November 5th, 2019

Dust of the Sahara that reaches the Yucatan Peninsula increases by 300% every year

MERIDA, YUCATAN.- Dust clouds from the Sahara desert reach the Yucatan Peninsula each and every year. “However, the amount of particles that come across the Atlantic, all the way from Africa into the Yucatán More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, November 1st, 2019

Mexican low cost air carrier Viva Aerobus begins Cancun-Havana flights today

Cancun, Q.R. — In the midst of the crisis facing Cubana de Aviación, Viva Aerobus says they will connect Cancun with Havana with a new charter service beginning November 1 with three flights a week. In a statement, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, November 1st, 2019

Feliz Día de los Muertos!

You’re probably familiar with a lot of popular Day of the Dead imagery that shows up in late October — the face painting, the colorful paper flowers. But do you know the elements that make up a traditional altar, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

El Buen Fin nationwide shopping event will be held Nov. 15 – 18

Tens of thousands of businesses throughout Mexico will be offering discounts during the ninth edition of El Buen Fin, an annual nationwide shopping event inspired by Black Friday in the United States and that, like More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, October 28th, 2019

Rediscover the new Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun

The Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun—the Palace Resorts offshoot brand’s flagship property, which TripAdvisor has named one of the destination’s top all-inclusive resorts for several years running—is making More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, October 27th, 2019

Once a powerful platform, “Visit Mexico” website is now in total oblivion

Although the Ministry of Tourism (Sectur) relaunched the Visit Mexico portal since the end of August, some of the main destinations in the country still do not know anything about the promotion strategy. “We More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, October 26th, 2019

Daylight Savings Time ends in Mexico on October 27

There are just a few hours left before we get that long-awaited opportunity for an extra hour’s sleep in the morning. That’s right, Daylight Saving Time 2019 officially ends for most of Mexico at 2:00 More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, October 25th, 2019

Experience Quintana Roo during “Day of the Dead”

If you’re looking for a true Mexican cultural experience, and perhaps the most poignant example of its unique blend of European-meets-indigenous heritage, there is no better time to travel south of the border More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, October 24th, 2019

Spirit Airlines will fly new Cleveland-to-Cancun route, starting in February

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Spirit Airlines is adding its first international destination from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, flying between Cleveland and Cancun, Mexico, starting in February. The route will More...