On Isla Mujeres, a Minnesota man pours on the hometown welcome

Was it Tuesday or Saturday? It was hard to say, sitting with a michelada in hand, its glass sweating in the noonday heat. A simple thatched roof kept out the beating sun but welcomed the sound of the surf. Madera Food & Art, a roadside restaurant/gallery on Mexico’s Isla Mujeres, is the kind of place that makes it easy to forget the password to More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019

H Beach | Lee Foss Nov. 16 at Isla Mujeres

HRoof takes Isla Mujeres with its first pop up: HBeach. Come and dance with the pulsing beats of Lee Foss until the sunrise. You can´t miss this event! HBeach pop up will take place at Puerto Santo More...

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

Two men found carrying large amounts of cash arrested in Isla Mujeres

Isla Mujeres, Q.R. — The Secretariat of the Navy of Mexico reports that infantry personnel, in coordination with government authorities, arrested two subjects in the Maritime Terminal of Isla Mujeres for carrying More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, October 7th, 2019

CFE confirms underwater power lines for Isla Mujeres

Isla Mujeres, Q.R. — The Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) has confirmed its plans to replace the underwater lines that supply electricity to Isla Mujeres. La Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE) says that More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, September 25th, 2019

Isla Mujeres’ public transportation system will be operating before end of year

Isla Mujeres, Q.R. — Before the end of the year, Isla Mujeres will have an urban transport service reports Consorcio Empresarial del Sur TPE. The commissioned company to provide the service is Consorcio Empresarial More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

Waverunner seized and driver fined for invading swimming area in Isla Mujeres’ Playa Norte

“The driver of a personal watercraft (waverunner) could’ve caused an accident by recklessly entering a tourist swimming, area in which this type of vehicles are forbidden”, authorities said. In More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, August 23rd, 2019

Visit the legendary “Ocean View” Cemetery of Isla Mujeres

An island graveyard with spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea. While islands are well-known for their shortages of space, leading to creative solutions for the placement of graveyards, this Isla Mujeres sun-bleached More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Costa Mujeres beats Cancun in hotel profitability

According to a tourism study conducted by the Marketing Consultants (MKT) firm, Costa Mujeres—the continental zone of Isla Mujeres, located just north of Cancun proper—has shown higher hotel profitability margins More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, August 1st, 2019

“Isla Mujeres and Cancun, are already free of sargasso” – The Mexican Navy lies

 José Rafael Ojeda Durán, secretary of the Navy, pointed out that other municipalities free of this seaweed are Solidaridad and Puerto Morelos… reality says the opposite. “The municipalities of Isla More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, July 19th, 2019

Isla Mujeres makes the Travel+Leisure Top 5 island destinations list

The island came in third place among island destinations in Mexico and Central and South America Published on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. Isla Mujeres in Quintana Roo was chosen one of the top five island destinations More...