Tag archive for ‘Travel’
By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, April 3rd, 2020
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Tulum’s tourism industry is getting crushed by Covid-19

Yesterday, Eugenio Barbachano, the tourism minister of Tulum, Mexico, which has served as one of wealthy New York’s winter escapes for much of the past decade, was staring at empty sand. Barbachano was self-isolating More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, March 22nd, 2020
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U.S. issues level 4 health advisory – Do Not Travel

The global public health threat posed by COVID-19 is high, with 191,127 confirmed cases worldwide as of March 18, 2020, according to the World Health Organization’s most recent (18/03/2020) Coronavirus More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, March 12th, 2020
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Yucatán Tianguis Turístico 2020 has been cancelled

One day after the WHO declared the Covid-19 coronavirus a pandemic, the announcement is made; it is the second tourist fair to be temporarily canceled due to this disease. Tourism Secretary Miguel Torruco Marqués More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
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Second cruise ship blocked from Caribbean ports over Coronavirus fears

Following a pattern set by the MS Westerdam, a cruise ship in the Caribbean has been turned away from two ports over fears of the coronavirus. The ship, with more than 4,500 passengers and 1,600 crew members, was 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 Saturday, November 30th, 2019
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World-Class Tourist Destination Punta Mita Celebrates 20 Years of ‘Living the Dream’

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico – Punta Mita began 20 years ago, when real estate developer DINE created the exclusive 1,500-acre luxury resort community on Mexico’s Riviera Nayarit. That year, the Four Seasons Resort More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, October 25th, 2019
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Best Hotels In Tulum For Business Travelers, 2020 (CEO World Magazine)

Tulum, Quintana Roo, is a perfect destination for romantic couples to relax in the lap of nature. The 1000-year-old ancient ruins of Tulum, located on the east coast of the Yucatan Peninsula on the Caribbean Sea, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
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Discover the Wonders of Dos Ojos, One of the Most Extensive Dive Sites in the Yucatan Peninsula

Dos Ojos is one of the most extensive dive sites in the Yucatan peninsula and is home to the one of the largest underwater cave systems in the world. Which is why many people choose to dive in the area and explore More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, October 13th, 2019
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Canada issues travel advisory due to high pressure sales tactics used to sell timeshares in Mexico

The government of Canada has issued a new travel advisory for Canadians to be aware of high pressure sales tactics used to sell timeshares in Mexico. In a new advisory, the Government of Canada is informing More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, October 11th, 2019
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Expansion of Bahía de Chetumal Boulevard in the works

Chetumal, Q.R. — The Secretary of State Works says 12 studies are being conducted that will see the expansion of the Bahía de Chetumal Boulevard. William Conrado, the Secretaría de Obras en el Estado, says the More...