Tag archive for ‘Playa del Carmen’
By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, April 4th, 2020
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Man drowns in Playa del Carmen after entering closed beach

Playa del Carmen., Quintana Roo. — A 55-year-old man has reportedly drowned in Playa del Carmen on Friday April 3rd, after entering the sea when beaches are closed and without lifeguards. The drowning occurred More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, December 13th, 2019
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Playa Hotels & Resorts names new Vice President of Revenue Management

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL (December 13, 2019) – Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, ‘Playa’), the owner, operator and developer of all-inclusive resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean has named More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, November 7th, 2019
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Quintana Roo tourist destinations promoted at WTM London Tourism Fair

Governor Carlos Joaquín highlighted the participation of Quintana Roo in the London Tourism Fair (International Travel Trade Show – London WTM) from November 4 to 6, where the tourism promotion of 12 destinations More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, November 5th, 2019
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Spanish tourist taken hostage by armed man in Quintana Roo, rescued by local police

On Sunday November 3rd, police and military corporations activated the security protocols for the report of an armed robbery onboard a van that provides tourist transportation services on the Cancun-Tulum highway, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, October 11th, 2019
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Is extortion tax a common practice in Playa del Carmen?

A team of cartel gunmen stormed a restaurant in Playa del Carmen and opened fire, killing the owner and wounding four others before fleeing Sunday October 6th. Authorities attributed the incident to a failure to More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019
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Man walks the streets of Playa del Carmen with shotgun in hand shooting at stray dogs

Residents of Colonia Forjadores in Playa del Carmen, denounced through social networks a man apparently of foreign origin, who at night goes out with a firearm to shoot street dogs (or at least tries to). In the More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, February 1st, 2019
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Two Playa hotels among the most prestigious Five diamond award list.

With the addition of 10 new properties, AAA has unveiled the coveted 2019 Five Diamond Award list totaling 121 hotels. This exclusive group represents just 0.4 percent of the more than 27,000 AAA Inspected & More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, January 26th, 2019
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Playa del Carmen and Algeciras Spain to become sister cities

In the framework of the 39th edition of the International Tourism Fair, the government of Solidaridad handed over to José Ignacio Landaluce Calleja, mayor of Algeciras (Andalucia, Spain) the letter of intent for More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, January 9th, 2019
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Four arrested in relation with Playa del Carmen’s shooting

Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo.- On Tuesday January 8th, the Attorney General’s Office announced the arrest of four alleged perpetrators of the murder of seven people in “Las Virginias” Bar in More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, December 22nd, 2018
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Interinstitutional Force deploys surveillance operation on Playa’s Fifth Avenue

As a result of the coordinated work between authorities of the three levels of government and before the arrival of a greater number of visitors to the Riviera Maya on the occasion of the Christmas holiday season, More...