Over 7.7 million cruise ship passengers set foot on Mexican soil during 2022

Over 7.7 million cruise ship passengers visited Mexico in 2022. According to the Secretary of Tourism of the Government of Mexico, the 7.7 million tourists arrived at the country’s various ports last year. From the beginning of January 2022 to the end of December 2022, 2,666 cruise ships were recorded in the country. He reported that on average, More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, February 14th, 2023

Cruise tourism in Cozumel, on the verge of matching 2019 figures

The first month of 2023 closed with the arrival of 106 floating hotels in Cozumel, which brought on board 408,633 tourists, representing an increase of 185% over the same period of 2022. According to Miguel More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, February 3rd, 2023

Tourists say Cozumel has gone “noisy and smelly”

What should have been the vacation of a lifetime has turned out to be anything but, after constant noise and disgusting smells on the island of Cozumel have ruined vacations for several travelers. When heading More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, January 31st, 2023

Earlier in January, a Carnival cruiser rescued 19 at sea near Cozumel

A cruise ship that docked the island of Cozumel on Thursday, January 5th, was responsible for rescuing 19 at sea. On January 2, Captain Kate McCue and her crew were successful in rescuing 19 people from a small More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, January 26th, 2023

Tourist denounces attempted sexual assault by Cozumel cab driver

A national tourist, whose name has not been disclosed, denounced through social networks the alleged sexual aggression of a Cozumel cab driver, who during the day provided them with transportation service. (Quadratin).- More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, January 11th, 2023

Cozumel opens new tourist care and protection center

Cozumel, Q. Roo.- The Municipal President, Juanita Alonso Marrufo, inaugurates the Tourist Care and Protection Center (CAPTA) located on the top floor of Plaza del Sol, with which the Island of Cozumel becomes More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, August 28th, 2022

Carnival Cruise Line will accept Covid self-tests when it comes to unvaccinated guests

Carnival Cruise Line will allow unvaccinated guests to self-test themselves for Covid-19 on most cruises beginning Sept. 6. The move is the latest to loosen the reins on pandemic-era testing and More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, May 1st, 2022

Cozumel Carnival 2022 leaves 150 detainees and one seriously hospitalized

Between massive fights and disturbance of public order under the influence of alcohol, more than 150 residents of Cozumel ended up in prison or in the hospital during this year’s carnival. About 150 people More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, April 22nd, 2022

Hammerhead shark caught on video hunting a stingray in Cozumel (Watch Video)

A hammerhead shark gave a particular show in front of a boat that was sailing in the waters of Cozumel; he chased a stingray and finally ate it. A 43-second video shows the moment of the race undertaken by the More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, April 18th, 2022

The construction works of the fourth dock in Cozumel have been indefinitely suspended

A judge of the Third District of Quintana Roo granted the definitive suspension of the fourth cruise ship dock in Cozumel, alleging that it would cause damage to the ecosystem of the area where it is intended to More...