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Renowned digital media outlet US News and World Report has announced its world travel ratings for 2021-22. And it won’t surprise those of us who already know and love the Yucatan that the top 3 destinations in Mexico are located in this little corner of paradise. Beating the likes of Mexico City, Cabo San Lucas …

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The Governor of Quintana Roo has announced that the state of Quintana Roo which includes Cancun, Playa Del Carmen and Tulum will remain at the orange alert for the week starting on May 24th. Here is everything travelers need to know about traveling to Cancun right now during the surge in Covid-19 cases. Governor Carlos …

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After weeks of warnings from Governor Carlos Joaquín González, several roads that are vital for transportation around Playa del Carmen are now closed to nighttime traffic. The city has already implemented closures on several vital roadways. The head of public security, Jorge Robles has explained that these routes will be closed daily from 10:00pm until …

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Quintana Roo Governor, Carlos Joaquín announced 5 new restrictions in an attempt to stop the state from reverting to the ‘Red’ epidemiological traffic light which is the maximum risk level for Covid-19. These new restrictions will include the popular tourism destinations of Cancun, Playa Del Carmen and Tulum. Joaquín made the announcement during his Tuesday …

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Thanks to a joint effort from tourism operators, local authorities, the navy, researchers and even NASA; there are a number of protocols to watch and manage the seasonal seaweed challenges that the Mexican Caribbean faces. Keeping a handle on the situation to ensure that the beautiful white sandy beaches are kept in pristine shape is …

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Cancun will be closing streets and strictly enforcing Covid-19 prevention measures after cases continue to surge in the resort city. The Governor of Quintana Roo has warned that the entire state is on the brink of a ‘Red Light’ warning level which will close all non-essential businesses. Visitors should keep in mind that tourism is …

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Cancun has once again set new records for the highest numbers of Covid-19 cases since the pandemic began. The governor of Quintana Roo, Carlos Joaquín announced at a press conference that Benito Juárez, where Cancún is located is peaking at its highest levels yet. “The Cancun area has the highest peak in the entire history …

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It was a tough weekend for Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean in the fight against sargassum which is a brown type of seaweed that accumulates on beaches from May until August. 250 kilometers of beaches in Cancun, Riviera Maya and Tulum were affected. The arrival of the seaweed caught hoteliers off guard as the arrival …

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Quintana Roo Governor, Carlos Joaquín has warned that the state could see increased restrictions and be forced to return to an orange warning level as cases continue to surge in both Cancun and Tulum. If the current trend continues to rise, the state will revert back to orange beginning the first week of May. The …

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All international visitors to the state of Quintana Roo which includes Cancun, Playa Del Carmen and Tulum must pay a new tourist tax effective April 1, 2021. The new fee called Visitax will cost 224 pesos (USD $11) per visitor and must be paid before boarding your departure flight. Here is all the information regarding …

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