More and more flights from Europe and the USA are coming to Cancun

In the midst of the reactivation of tourism in the Mexican Caribbean, the governor of Quintana Roo, Carlos Joaquín, announced new air routes. From March Cancun will connect with Acapulco, Miami, Phoenix, and Cincinnati, Madrid, and Lisbon, while Cozumel will receive a new flight from Houston. The new route between Cancun and Acapulco will More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021
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Mexico could soon become the largest legal Marijuana market in the world

When a crew of cannabis activists reached the Mexican Senate here in Mexico City in February 2020, shovels in hand, they started digging up the yellow-tipped bushes near the security check, then the knee-high grass More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, March 1st, 2021
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Hugo Lopez Gatell: 6 days in the hospital and the death toll surpasses 185,000

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s coronavirus czar has been hospitalized over the past five days for COVID-19 treatment but is recovering well, a health official said on Sunday, Feb. 28th, as the country More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, February 28th, 2021
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Eleven executed in Tonalá, Jalisco

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Unidentified gunmen riding in a truck opened fire with rifles on Saturday to kill 11 people in Mexico’s western state of Jalisco, causing injuries to a woman and a youth as well, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, February 27th, 2021
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Beach closed due to shark sighting in Quintana Roo

The black flag is until further notice. XCALACOCOCO BEACH Quintana Roo (Times Media Mexico) – Through its social networks, the Secretariat of Civil Protection, Risk Prevention, and Firefighters of Solidaridad More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, February 26th, 2021
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Is Quintana Roo’s tourist corridor becoming a place of operation for drug traffickers?

Recent high-profile drug plane interceptions suggest the once tranquil Mexican state of Quintana Roo is growing as a drug-trafficking hub. Most of the drugs are likely smuggled on to the US, while some are shipped More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, February 25th, 2021
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Tulum police arrest gay couple for kissing in public (VIDEO)

“They can’t kiss in public because there are children present”, was the argument of the officers The police detained a foreign couple for kissing, they were put in a patrol car and the video More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, February 24th, 2021
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Lower Congress approves AMLO’s electricity reform

More than 400 points are to be discussed. Morena, PT and PES parties reached 304 votes in favor; PAN, PRI, PRD and MC obtained 179 votes against; there were also four abstentions. MEXICO CITY (Times Media Mexico) More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021
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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 More...

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