Optimism in Cancun as the traffic light goes to yellow

The transition to yellow on the epidemiological traffic light in Quintana Roo gives hotels and restaurants in Cancun, Riviera Maya, and other destinations, a respite towards Easter that is approaching, as they will be able to register occupations of up to 60 percent. However, even with these new restrictions, some hotels and restaurants in downtown More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, February 22nd, 2021

After the trip to Cancun, a mariachi band serenades Ted Cruz outside his home

A mariachi band was seen playing outside the home of Texas senator Ted Cruz on Sunday, Feb. 21st, as outrage continued over a short-lived holiday to Cancun, Mexico during a devastating More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, February 21st, 2021

Plane flying from Cancun to Houston loses engine over the Gulf of Mexico

The report made through official social networks generated commotion among the passengers’ relatives on board the Boeing 737 aircraft. CANCUN, Q. Roo.- (Times Media Mexico) – The Agencia de Monitoreo More...

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

US Senator Ted Cruz photos boarding a plane to Cancun go viral

Why freeze in the dark with the rest of Texas when you can jet set to a beach resort in Mexico for some quality time in the sun? Now-viral photos on social media show Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) on a flight from More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, February 13th, 2021

Expedia’s Annual Vacation Deprivation Study

Expedia Identifies a Global Change in Work-Life Balance for the First Time in Two Decades Annual Vacation Deprivation Study Finds 81% of working adults worldwide are placing more value on vacation, trading days More...

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

Cancun Fire Department chief fired after allowing Playmate photoshoot

Cancun, Q.R. — The director of the Cancun fire department has been relieved of his position after allowing a playmate photo shoot. The city of Cancun became aware of the photo shoot after a video of it was released More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021

A yacht burns off Plaza la Isla in Cancun (VIDEO)

The fire originated from a short circuit in the boat. A pleasure yacht caught fire in the Nichupté Lagoon in front of the Plaza La Isla in Cancun. According to witnesses, the flames were caused by a short More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, February 1st, 2021

Cancun Airport starts February with 29 fewer international flights

On the last day of January, the Cancun International Airport closed operations with 29 fewer international flights, between departures and arrivals. On the first day of restrictions on air operations by Canada, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, January 31st, 2021

It’s official: All Canada-Cancun flights suspended until April 30

Cancun, Q.R. — In a bid to curb the spread of the new Coronavirus variants, Canada’s Prime Minister has announced the cancellation of flights into Cancun. The canceled flights include all Mexican and Caribbean More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, January 28th, 2021

4 ways travel will be different in 2021, according to Airbnb

It’s obvious that the coronavirus pandemic changed travel as we know it, in that it abruptly ceased to exist for a year. Forget getaways to Paris; getting to the park down the street felt just More...