Albino baby sea turtle born in Cozumel

The rare specimen was released safely back into the ocean at the San Martin camp, Cozumel, Quintana Roo.. Through his account on social networks, Fernando Roberto Pola Rodríguez, deputy director of ecology on the island, announced that this afternoon, Friday, October 23, an albino turtle was released in one of the nests of Cozumel’s More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, October 20th, 2020
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When booking your next cruise, expect a price jump and new COVID-19 rules

More bad news for cruise fans: You’ll likely pay more for the next voyage you book and sail on — whenever that might be. Prices are going up, industry experts say, another unfortunate by-product of the More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, October 14th, 2020
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Cruise tourism may not return to Quintana Roo until 2021

The state of Quintana Roo already has protocols for visitors and crew, waiting to authorize the return of the cruise ships. The Sedetur already has the protocols ready for the return of cruise tourism to Quintana More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, October 12th, 2020
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Direct flights from the United States into Cozumel have been reactivated

Two American Airlines direct flights have already landed on the island., after the passage of Delta. The first one arrived from Miami, the craft was a model Embraer 175, carrying 50 passengers. While the second More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, September 12th, 2020
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Man arrested after driving Jeep into sea turtle nesting area in Cozumel

Cozumel, Q.R. — A man was arrested and fined after he was videoed driving his vehicle on a beach of Cozumel. The man, identified as Adrian E.M.L., was seen driving a white Jeep on an island beach area near sea More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, August 5th, 2020
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MSC Cruises unveils safety protocols as return looms

MSC Cruises chief executive, Gianni Onorato, has revealed details of a comprehensive health and safety protocol designed to get line back into the water. The company has developed what it calls a “comprehensive More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020
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Rare 6-meter oarfish caught by Cozumel fishermen

MND .- Fishermen from Cozumel, Quintana Roo, encountered a rare, six-meter-long (20 feet) oarfish this week.  In a video posted to Facebook, the fishermen filmed the bizarre-looking fish they found swimming More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, May 24th, 2020
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Pandemic “sinks” cruise tourism in Quintana Roo

The reactivation of the cruise industry in Quintana Roo is going to take a long time and could take place until the end of this year. This is an urgent situation mainly for Mahahual, which depends almost one hundred More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, May 19th, 2020
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Ten arrested for illegal fishing in Cozumel

Agents of the Mexican Navy report the arrest of 10 fishermen for poaching in Cozumel waters. In a statement, the Secretary of the Navy explained that they were carrying out surveillance tours when they observed More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, May 9th, 2020
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Cozumel nurse receives ovation from neighbors (VIDEO)

Cozumel residents set an example of how to treat medical personnel in times of the coronavirus pandemic. Unlike in other states within the Yucatan Peninsula, where ignorant people has dared to attack and insult More...