Which countries offer to pay for your holiday after lockdown?

As the global pandemic continues, many popular holiday destinations are being hit hard by the closed borders and grounded flights.  As countries begin to reopen to tourists this summer, some locations are hoping to lure visitors back with discounts, and in some cases, even offers of a partially paid-for holiday.  The latest to take More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, May 22nd, 2020

Temptation Cancun Resort and Desire Riviera Maya Resort to Reopen June 1

Original Group will reopen its Temptation Cancun Resort and Desire Riviera Maya Resort on June 1. Its Desire Riviera Maya Pearl Resort will reopen on July 1, and any guests booked at this resort More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, May 11th, 2020

Southwest and American Airlines announce flights to Mexico as of June 7th

Southwest and American Airlines are slowly making a return to international travel. The airlines are some of the first to make the shift back to international operations since the coronavirus pandemic More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, April 26th, 2020

Forty hurricanes are expected in Mexico this season

During this year, 40 cyclonic events could impact the Mexican coasts, 18 in the Atlantic Ocean and 22 in the Pacific, according to the 2020 Tropical Cyclone Forecast issued by the Secretary of the Navy (SEMAR). The More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020

“Xcaret México Espectacular” will be broadcast for the first time

Grupo Xcaret will broadcast for the first time in 25 years, Xcaret México Espectacular, the iconic Xcaret park night show that has positioned itself as a benchmark in Mexico and the world as a must-see for visitors More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, April 16th, 2020

Mexico extends coronavirus safety measures until May 30

The social distancing will only be lifted on May 17, when classes and productive activities could be restored in municipalities where there are none or very few cases, according to the Undersecretary of Health. Hugo More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, April 6th, 2020

Mexico… Where is AMLO taking you?

“The trouble with Socialism is that eventually you run out of other people’s money.” Margaret Thatcher López Obrador is convinced the crisis in Mexico will be temporary. The country will soon More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, April 4th, 2020

Manta rays caught on video in Holbox during lockdown (VIDEO)

Due to the absence of tourists on the beaches of the Yucatan Peninsula, as a measure to prevent the spread of COVID-19, a local resident caught on video a pair of manta rays swimming off the coast of Punta Cocos, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, March 23rd, 2020

Touring the Yucatan

Thousands have left home to move to what is known as the Yucatan, a peninsula off the southeast coast of Mexico. In particular, the capital Merida offers job opportunities for expats looking to settle in quickly. More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, March 21st, 2020

First day of spring: equinox

Whether it’s a yellow sprinkling of daffodils lining your favourite park or turning down the thermostat on your heating, it’s clear that the vernal equinox – the signalling of the start of spring More...