Playa del Carmen News

Two Playa del Carmen athletes to represent Mexico in Costa Rica

two athletes from playa del carmen qualify for costa rica games

Two Playa del Carmen athletes will soon be on their way to Costa Rica to represent Mexico in the Parapan Games being held in the city of San Jose....

Maya Ceremony Kicks Off Sea Turtle Season

baby-sea-turtles along the riviera maya

Every year, state ecologists and local environmentalists get together to prepare for turtle season here in the Riviera Maya. While sea turtles lay their eggs along the entire Yucatan...

Easter Weekend Sees Thousands More Than Anticipated

cancun beach easter 2016

Thousands of people arrived in Cancun and places along the Riviera Maya this long Easter weekend to enjoy the local attractions. While a few tourist agencies anticipated a crowd...

Spring Break in Playa: more than the party scene

playa del carmen, mexico

With Spring Break just around the corner, hotels and travel agencies in Cancun and the Riviera Maya are gearing up for the mass crowds that arrive every year. Tourism officials...

Riviera Maya may soon see retirement communities

reitre in mexico's riviera maya

Cancun and the Riviera Maya continue to attract visitors as much as these same areas attract retirees. Representatives of the Ministry of Economic Development will be meeting with Secretaría...

More than 430,000 visitors landed in January

cancun airport

Despite some rather unusually chilly days, Cancun and the Riviera Maya hosted over 430,000 international visitors during the month of January, a significant increase from the same time period...