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Michelle Van Slyke

Cancun Hotel Occupancy Already At 82 Percent Even Before The Summer Season Begins 

With the summer season set to begin, Cancun is expecting to see 100 percent hotel occupancy and is already registering 82 percent before the season has even officially started.  Tourism in the city and surrounding areas in the Riviera Maya have not seen much of a slow season at all this year, despite the major …

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Cancun Governor Requests The Use Of Face Masks Indoors 

Health officials in Mexico expected to see an uptick in Covid cases during the busy summer travel months but cases are rising at an alarming rate, which has led the Governor of Cancun to ask tourists to wear masks indoors again.  Last week the government announced that it was holding off on reinstating restrictions, as …

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Officials Warn Cancun Tourists Of Fraud Involving Company Posing As Apple Leisure Group 

Since the beginning of time, there have always been people out there that cheat other people for their hard-earned money, and now officials in Cancun are warning tourists of a new fraud scam involving a company posing as Apple Leisure Group.  The group is one of the most popular in the vacation industry, offering multiple …

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Cancun Restaurants To Increase Prices By More Than 10 Percent Due To Inflation 

The cost of everything is going up all over the world and now Cancun restaurants will likely be increasing their prices by more than 10 percent due to the inflation plaguing the world today. The increase is a result of the restaurants having to pay more for their products, and in some cases for labor …

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Cancun Is One Of The Top Destinations In Mexico For Americans This Summer 

Cancun has been listed as one of the top destinations in Mexico for Americans this summer.  The city was already expecting to host a lot of European tourists during the summer months, as many hotels are already booked to near capacity.  With the addition of more than 1 million American tourists added to that, it’s …

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Volaris Overbookings Cause Long Wait Lines At Cancun Airport 

In an airport already busy with hundreds of incoming and outgoing flights every day, Volaris overbookings recently resulted in long wait lines at Cancun International Airport.  There has been an increase in all types of delays and cancelations since the Covid pandemic began, but overbookings have always been an issue facing travelers.  As a result …

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Palace Hotel Group Invests 2 Million Dollars To Help Prevent Sargassum From Affecting Cancun Beaches

Cancun has dealt with a major sargassum problem this year, spurring the government to seek out different solutions, and now Palace Group has joined the fight against the annoying seaweed by investing more than two million dollars towards preventing it from washing up on the city’s beaches.  The large investment will go towards installing a …

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Cancun Tourists Will See Rise In Transportation Costs As Prices Of Gas Soar 

With the cost of gas going up Cancun tourists are going to see a rise in transportation costs as well, and the price of gas in the city is soaring.  There is no way of getting around having to book some sort of transportation, to go to and from Cancun International Airport at the very least.  …

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Cancun Officials Plead With Tourists To Stop Leaving Plastic Waste On Beaches 

Over the last few months there have been a number of beach cleanup operations in Cancun and now officials are again pleading with tourists to stop leaving plastic on the area’s beaches.  Another massive cleanup is scheduled in the coming weeks, with hundreds of volunteers signed up to contribute to the effort to get plastic …

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Cancun Officials Will Not Reinstate Restrictions Despite Rise In Cases 

The number of Covid cases has steadily gone down since early in the year but, as expected, the summer travel season has caused a slight increase in cases, but despite the rise in infections, Cancun officials will not be reinstating restrictions as of right now.  It was only a couple of months ago that the …

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