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Mika Langel – Cancun Travel Writer

Mika Langel Travel Writer
Mika Langel

About Mika Langel

Mika Is A Writer At The Cancun Sun

“My extensive international experience and professional career in the luxury hospitality industry inspire me to learn about new destinations and share my knowledge with readers.”

Mika Langel

Mika Langel Background

Experience: 5 Years of Journalism & Writing Specializing in Cancun Travel

Articles Written: Over 200

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Mika Langel’s Recent Posts:

  • This Popular Tourist Activity Near Cancun Has Been Permanently Suspended
    As Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean continue to make strides in improving animal welfare, the popular island of Cozumel has taken a major leap forward with the decision to stop carriage tours pulled by horses. This week, officials announced the implementation …
  • This Exciting Attraction In Tulum Will Open To Travelers In April
    Officials in the historical hotspot of Tulum are gearing up to open one of the most exciting attractions in the city to date. Tulum’s new Jaguar Park is the latest addition to the city’s growing list of historical, cultural, and nature attractions and …
  • These Are The Busiest Mexican Caribbean Destinations This Spring According To New Report
    Despite the winter travel frenzy quieting down, new figures reveal that resorts in Cancun and other hotspots across the Mexican Caribbean are nearly fully sold out this February.  That trend is likely to continue for over a month, culminating with the …
  • This Budget Airline Will Now Fly Nonstop To Cancun From This Texas City
    One of Mexico’s most renowned low-cost airlines has announced a new nonstop route from McAllen to Cancun, providing a huge boost for regional travel to the coastal city and beyond. The announcement comes amid skyrocketing demand for the popular sun-soaked region. …
  • Mexican Navy To Step In To Combat Sargassum Near Cancun This Spring
    With the start of the sargassum season quickly approaching, local officials have announced the deployment of additional resources from the Mexican Navy this spring to help keep beaches clean. According to the country’s navy, up to 14 sargassum vessels will soon …
  • These Are The Top 2 Complaints Cancun Tourists Have About The Destination Right Now
    Despite topping the charts as the most popular international destination for American travelers this year, a surprising number of Cancun visitors continue to run into problems during their sun-soaked holidays. That’s according to a new report that shows that slow Wi-Fi speeds …
  • One Of The World’s Most Popular Beaches Near Cancun Is In Excellent Shape Due To This Phenomenon
    Although Cancun is widely regarded as having some of the world’s top beaches, the stunning island of Isla Mujeres offers white-sand shores that give its nearby neighbor a run for its money. And this winter, Isla Mujeres’ most popular beach is …
  • Playa Del Carmen Tourists Get Safety Boost Thanks To This New Announcement
    Playa del Carmen officials have taken another step forward in bolstering safety for travelers thanks to the launching of new road safety patrol units.  The new units, called Ángeles Verdes (Green Angels), will patrol Playa del Carmen’s main roads & highways, providing travelers …
  • Most Popular Magical Towns Near Cancun Revealed In New Report
    The Mexican Caribbean is home to some of the most stunning Magical Towns (Pueblos Mágicos) in all of Mexico; from Isla Mujeres’ stunning beaches to Tulum’s historical wonders, these charming destinations will continue to captivate travelers in 2024.  A new report …
  • Spirit To Delay Launching Of New Nonstop Flights To Tulum Airport
    Spirit Airlines has postponed two of its new nonstop routes to Tulum’s Felipe Carrillo International Airport until further notice. The low-cost carrier was due to launch nonstop services from Orlando and Fort Lauderdale to the Mexican Caribbean’s newest airport this March. …
  • Cancun Adding 5 New Police Stations To Protect Tourists
    Cancun is set to become even safer for travelers this year thanks to a new announcement by local officials to construct five new police stations across several of the city’s neighborhoods.  The move comes as Cancun continues to implement new efforts …
  • Two New Temples Will Open To Tourists In Tulum’s Archeological Zone
    Tulum’s hugely popular Archeological Zone is set to become even more alluring for travelers with the opening of two new temples that have thus far remained off-limits for the general public. This week, archeologists revealed that travelers will soon be able …
  • Riviera Maya Hotels Filling Up Fast For Spring 2024
    New projections show that the sun-soaked Riviera Maya will be among the hottest destinations for spring travelers in the Mexican Caribbean in 2024 as occupancy rates skyrocket. Comprising several popular sub-destinations, complete with beaches, amazing all-inclusives, and rich Mayan history, this …
  • This Massive New Project In Tulum Is Underway To Keep Tourists Safe
    Authorities in the southern hotspot of Tulum have invested in a state-of-the-art security system to keep residents and travelers safe. The move is the latest in a string of efforts to boost safety in the booming destination.  The completion of the …
  • Tourists Can Soon Visit This Popular Cancun Mayan Site After Extensive Renovations
    Although Cancun is mostly famous for its stellar all-inclusives and splendid beaches, few are aware that there are a number of key Mayan sites just a stone’s throw away from the city’s hotel zone.  This year, travelers will be able to …
  • This Popular Cancun Summer Tour Is Already Selling Fast This Year
    Isla Mujeres whale shark tour operators are seeing a huge increase in pre-bookings for the summer after new regulations came into effect limiting the number of passengers allowed to embark on such excursions.  As a result, travelers are being told to …
  • These Mexican Caribbean Beaches Are Currently The Most Affected By Sargassum
    New projections released by environmental experts suggest that Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean may soon grapple with huge quantities of sargassum seaweed. The sargassum season typically begins around late February to early March, depending on a number of environmental factors. But …
  • Playa Del Carmen Officials Launch Inspections To Improve Tourist Safety
    Officials in the popular resort hotspot of Playa del Carmen have proactively launched a series of inspections across many of the city’s vacation rentals to improve visitor safety. The move is part of a wider regional effort to make Airbnbs and …
  • Why Beaches In This Popular Destination South Of Cancun Are Pristine Right Now
    As the sargassum season slowly but surely approaches Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, now is the best time to take advantage of unusually good swimming conditions in much of the region. Last week, strong winds and heavy rains contributed to pushing …
  • These Are The Top 3 Most Popular Accommodation Choices For Cancun Travelers Right Now
    Cancun will be one of the hottest international destinations for travelers in 2024, as confirmed by numerous rankings and statistics. As the coastal destination gears up for another record-breaking year for travel, visitors are increasingly choosing new types of accommodations to …
  • Travelers In Cozumel Warned About This Dangerous Practice
    Cozumel is a large tropical island in the Mexican Caribbean that has captivated travelers this winter with its amazing beaches, rich history, and vibrant culture.  The tropical island is expected to be one of the most popular island destinations in 2024 …
  • These Underrated Destinations South Of Cancun Are The Best To Avoid Crowds Right Now
    While Cancun soars in popularity with travelers this winter, two destinations in the southern corner of the Mexican Caribbean are surprisingly empty right now. Mahahual and Bacalar are among the most idyllic destinations in the state of Quintana Roo, offering a mix of white-sand …
  • 3 Reasons Cancun Is Safer Than Ever For Tourists This Year
    As Cancun’s popularity continues to soar with travelers, new government efforts to make the coastal destination safer for visitors are paying off.  A new study reveals that residents in the coastal hotspot feel the safest out of all major cities in …
  • Popular Island Near Cancun To Begin Charging Tourists An Environmental Tax
    Officials on the popular tropical island of Holbox are finalizing the details of a new environmental tax that all visitors will be subject to starting this year. The move is part of a wider effort to protect the island’s delicate ecosystems. …
  • Why Playa Del Carmen Tourists Are Flocking To All Inclusives This Winter
    With travel to the Mexican Caribbean experiencing an unprecedented surge, a growing number of visitors in the popular coastal hotspot of Playa del Carmen are ditching small hotels and online rentals in favor of larger all-inclusive resorts. The sun-drenched destination is …
  • Playa Del Carmen Travelers Will Soon Have A New Option To Reach This Incredible Island
    Two of the most exciting Mexican Caribbean destinations will soon be connected by a new ferry route thanks to a huge announcement by the Xcaret Group. The leading hospitality and entertainment group is launching a brand-new ferry route from Playa del Carmen …
  • Maya Train Ticket Sales On The Cancun-Palenque Route Suspended Until Further Notice
    Ticket sales for the Cancun to Palenque Maya Train route have been temporarily suspended following significant technical issues along the new route last Friday. Officials have decided to stop operating the route until further notice as workers carry out inspections to …
  • Mexican Caribbean Ranked Among World’s Top Destinations For 2024
    Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean have made it on The Wall Street Journal’s list of the World’s Top Destinations for 2024 amid the region’s skyrocketing popularity.  According to the prestigious U.S. newspaper, the Mexican Caribbean state of Quintana Roo ranks among the most …
  • Red Seaweed Covers Playa del Carmen Beaches Ahead Of Sargassum Season
    Travelers headed to Playa del Carmen beaches this week might come across an unexpected sight: red seaweed. Travelers and residents have taken to social media in recent days to share images and videos of the strange seaweed, which many have confused …
  • Officials Announce Major Improvements To Beaches In This Hotspot South Of Cancun
    Beaches in the growing hotspot of Puerto Morelos – located just a stone’s throw from Cancun and Playa del Carmen – are set to receive major upgrades ahead of the record-breaking summer season. Puerto Morelos has seen its popularity explode with …
  • This Historic Region Near Cancun Is Officially The Safest In Mexico
    A new report reveals that the Mexican Caribbean state of Yucatan is officially the safest in the country. Situated west of Cancun, the historical region is famous for its numerous Mayan ruins and stunning cenotes. As Cancun’s travel numbers soar in …
  • New Connection From Cancun To Maya Train Station Announced
    ADO, a local transportation company, has announced that it will launch more direct bus connections from Cancun to the city’s new Maya Train station. The announcement comes as officials continue to make progress on the remaining sections of the massive infrastructure …
  • Playa Del Carmen Beaches To Become Safer This Year Thanks To This Announcement
    The coastal hotspot of Playa del Carmen is set to receive a major boost in beach safety with the construction of up to nine new lifeguard lookout towers this year. With soaring arrival figures, Playa del Carmen is once again expected …
  • This Popular Location South Of Cancun Has Been Declared A Protected Area
    As Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean continue to soar in popularity, officials in the sun-soaked region are implementing a number of measures to protect the region’s delicate nature. This week, authorities unveiled the creation of a new protected area in the …
  • Officials Confirm Launching Of These Maya Train Sections In February
    Several new sections of the Maya Train are nearing completion as construction workers continue to make progress on the remaining segments of the massive infrastructure project.  This week, Mexico’s president Andrés Manuel López Obrador announced that sections 5, 6, and 7 …
  • Popular Bus Service Adds Departures From Tulum Airport Amid Soaring Taxi Prices
    Tulum International Airport recently began operations, enabling for an even greater number of travelers to reach the historical destination south of Cancun.  With demand for the popular hotspots soaring, travelers have been surprised by exorbitant taxi fares and the lack of …
  • Top 3 Complaints Travelers Have About Cancun Airbnbs According To New Report
    A new report shows that Cancun travelers are increasingly dissatisfied with the quality of their online vacation rental. While more travelers are opting for Airbnbs and other vacation rentals, the number of guest complaints is also on the rise.  From untidy …
  • Why This Region South Of Cancun Is Trending With Travelers This Winter
    The Mexican Caribbean is having its best year on record in terms of international arrivals as the sun-drenched region skyrockets in popularity. The recent launching of the Maya Train coupled with the inauguration of Tulum’s cutting-edge airport means that the touristy …
  • Playa Del Carmen Authorities Issue Alert To Watch For These Marine Animals On Beaches
    Travelers in the popular coastal resort city of Playa del Carmen are being warned to watch out for jellyfish and sea urchins amid growing cases of injuries caused by the area’s abundant marine wildlife. Although rarely dangerous, jellyfish and sea urchins …
  • Resorts Nearly Sold Out On This Island Near Cancun As Demand Skyrockets
    The record-breaking holiday season has seen hotels and resorts fill up with travelers across Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean. But one island destination has proven to be particularly popular, with an average occupancy rate of over 90% during Christmas. Cozumel, the …
  • Why Cancun Will Be Among The Top Tourist Destinations On Earth In 2024
    Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are smashing record after record when it comes to travel. The stunning coastal hotspot is home to a massive number of award-winning luxury resorts and some of the world’s best beaches. But in 2024, the crown …
  • These Maya Train Stations Will Officially Open On January 1
    The Maya Train has faced serious setbacks following its partial launching on December 15. With the operation of the brand-new Cancun to Campeche route suspended until early January, many users have been disappointed in the reliability of the new railway system. …
  • Why These 2 Mexican Caribbean Destinations Are Trending With Travelers This Year
    Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are wrapping up their best year on record for international travel. But two stunning destinations in the sun-soaked region have proven to be particularly popular with travelers this year. New statistics reveal that the idyllic hotspots …
  • Tourists Urged To Be Cautious On This Island Near Cancun Due To Lifeguard Shortage
    A shortage of lifeguards on the popular island of Isla Mujeres near Cancun is causing concern among officials and travelers alike. As a result, visitors are being told to follow important safety guidelines when visiting the sunny destination. Despite its skyrocketing …
  • Cancun Officials Intensify Beach Safety To Protect Travelers This Winter
    The hectic Christmas period is the busiest time of the year for international travel in Cancun, with tens of thousands of travelers flocking to the sunny destination daily. Most travelers will undoubtedly spend a significant amount of their vacation enjoying Cancun’s …
  • These Mexican Caribbean Hotspots Have The Cleanest Beaches According To New Study
    Stunning white-sand beaches are a hallmark of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean’s geography and are a draw for millions of travelers each year. A new study published this week by environmental officials reveals which locations around the sunny region have the …
  • Holbox To Solve This Major Tourist Complaint With New Announcement
    Officials on the idyllic island of Holbox have announced a new solution to the destination’s flooding issues. The trendy island has struggled to cope with high precipitation due to its limited infrastructure, causing concern among travelers and residents. This week, authorities …
  • Boutique Hotels And Airbnbs Skyrocketing In Popularity In This Tourist Hotspot South Of Cancun
    The record-breaking holiday season is in full swing across Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, with hotels and resorts nearly selling out across the sun-soaked region. But in one hotspot south of Cancun, another type of accommodation is soaring in popularity this …
  • Popular Archaeological Site Near Cancun To Build New Tourist Center
    The Maya Train will soon be a reality for millions of visitors in Cancun and across the Mexican Caribbean, enabling a completely new way to discover the Yucatan Peninsula’s hidden treasures.  Archeological, cultural, and historical tourism are three travel trends that …
  • Lesser-Known Destination South Of Cancun Undergoes Transformation Ahead Of Maya Train
    The imminent launching of the Maya Train will transform the way travelers get around the Mexican Caribbean. While the official launch is December 15th, the entire route will be fully operational in a few months. In just several months, a number …
  • Marriott Launches New Innovative Luxury Resort In The Riviera Maya
    Marriott has officially inaugurated the luxurious Riviera Maya EDITION at Kanai, a groundbreaking new property for the ultimate relaxing getaway in paradise. With one of the most pristine white-sand coastlines in the Mexican Caribbean, the Riviera Maya is an increasingly trendy destination …
  • What The Maya Train Means For Cancun Airport Amid Record-Breaking Traveler Numbers
    The imminent launching of the Maya Train is a watershed moment for Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean. The massive railway undertaking will revolutionize tourism across the region for decades to come, massively boosting public transit options for millions of travelers.  Its …
  • Cancun Taxi Drivers Attack Tourist Couple After Trying To Overcharge Them
    Outrage has erupted across social media sites over a group of Cancun taxi drivers that violently targeted a couple that refused to pay for their ride after being overcharged while visiting the sunny hotspot. Although officials have implemented several new measures …
  • 5 Things Travelers Should Know As Tulum Airport Officially Begins Operations
    Felipe Carrillo Puerto International Airport near Tulum officially opened to the public on December 1, with several domestic airlines already operating from the huge new airport. A number of international airlines – including United and Spirit – are set to launch …
  • 3 Reasons Why Cancun Is Safer Than Ever For Travelers Right Now
    The busy high season has officially begun in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean as tens of thousands of travelers flock to the sun-drenched region each day.  This year, even more travelers are expected to visit the popular tropical destination thanks to …
  • How Budget Travelers Are Enjoying Cancun This Winter Amid High Prices
    Cancun is undoubtedly one of the most popular resort destinations in the world, with the coastal destination expected to welcome a record number of travelers in 2023. Soaring demand means prices in Cancun are also above average when compared to other …
  • Tulum International Airport Officially Opens For Operations
    Tulum International Airport has officially begun operations as of today, Friday December 1st, significantly boosting the coastal hotspot’s connectivity with the United States and beyond. The massive multi-billion airport is designed to accommodate up to five million passengers annually. At a …
  • Cancun Authorities Urge Tourists To Exercise Caution On Beaches As Winter High Season Begins
    Officials in Cancun have begun to warn travelers about the importance of proper beach safety as the coastal destination heads into the high season. With millions of travelers set to flock to the sun-soaked hotspot over the coming months, Cancun is …
  • Cancun Tourists Can Easily Visit This Exciting New Attraction With Upcoming Maya Train
    With the Maya Train nearing completion, many travelers are already planning to use the new railway system to explore the Mexican Caribbean’s hidden wonders. This week, officials made a stunning discovery in the town of Buenavista, near Bacalar, a town and …
  • Taxis Will Soon Operate Within The Uber App In Cancun
    A new law is set to revolutionize the way taxis work in Cancun after local operators reached a landmark agreement with city officials that will allow taxi drivers to operate within the Uber app. The effort is part of a wider …
  • This Will Be The Busiest Time To Visit Cancun This Winter
    Cancun is gearing up for the busiest winter season on record this year with new estimates showing hotel occupancy could reach nearly 100% during the hectic holidays. The sun-drenched resort hotspot is the most popular destination in Mexico for American travelers …
  • Why Travelers Are Canceling Their Trips To This Popular Island Near Cancun
    Thousands of travelers are canceling trips to the popular island of Holbox this month amid viral images of flooded streets following intense rain in the otherwise picturesque location. The high season is just around the corner and Holbox is typically one of the …
  • Why This Booming Resort Destination Near Cancun Is Trending With Travelers This Winter
    Cancun is once again expected to beat its all-time travel record this winter with millions of travelers expected to flock to the coastal destination for the annual holidays. But another sun-soaked destination just north of the resort hotspot is quickly catching …
  • 3 Reasons This Gorgeous Area Near Cancun Is Trending With Tourists Right Now
    As Cancun’s resorts become crowded with travelers, a growing number of visitors are seeking new exciting destinations to explore in the Mexican Caribbean. One region in particular has seen its popularity skyrocket in the last few months. Known for its rich …
  • Gorgeous New Luxury All-Inclusive Officially Opens In Isla Mujeres
    The new luxurious Impression Isla Mujeres all-inclusive resort has just opened its doors to travelers in Isla Mujeres, the most popular island destination in the Mexican Caribbean.  The brand-new upscale property is the latest one to join Hyatt’s Inclusive Collection, representing a prestigious group …
  • American Airlines Announces Nonstop Flights To New Tulum Airport From These U.S. Cities
    American Airlines is the latest U.S. carrier to reveal new flights to Tulum’s new international airport starting in March 2024. The largest airline in the United States has announced that it will begin operating four daily flights to the growing Mexican …
  • Cancun Travelers Warned To Avoid Airbnbs In These Dangerous Locations Due To Crime
    Officials in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are warning travelers to avoid booking Airbnbs and other vacation rentals in certain locations due to concerns over growing crime rates. While the sun-soaked state of Quintana Roo continues to be among the safest …
  • This Is The Best Place In The Mexican Caribbean For A Boutique Hotel Experience
    As Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean continue to explode in popularity with travelers this year, a new type of accommodation is seeing its demand skyrocket.  Boutique hotels are all the rage with travelers in 2023, offering quaint rooms, all-inclusive services, and stunning …
  • Why Now Is The Best Time To Enjoy This Idyllic Island Near Cancun
    Much of what makes the Mexican Caribbean so popular is best experienced in one of the region’s spectacular tropical islands. White-sand beaches, crystal-clear waters, and cozy boutique hotels are just a few of the features that make Quintana Roo’s islands a …
  • This Popular Destination South Of Cancun Is One Of The Safest In The Mexican Caribbean This Year
    Safety is one of travelers’ main concerns when visiting popular resort destinations in the Mexican Caribbean. But in Playa del Carmen, those worries are noticeably less present than elsewhere, thanks to new government measures to tackle crime. Situated an hour south …
  • This Highway In The Mexican Caribbean Is Among The Most Dangerous In Mexico
    Each year, countless travelers opt for a rental car for their Mexican Caribbean getaway. At a time when public transport options remain limited, rental vehicles offer travelers the flexibility to discover sights off the beaten path. And while driving in Cancun …
  • Why The Mexican Caribbean Is The Perfect Destination For This Growing Travel Trend
    Medical tourism is booming around the world, and the Mexican Caribbean is poised to become a leading destination for this emerging travel trend. Encompassing everything from cosmetic surgery to spiritual healing, medical tourism seeks to rejuvenate the body & mind. With …
  • 3 Reasons Why This Stunning Destination South Of Cancun Is Among The Most Popular In Mexico
    Despite Cancun’s soaring popularity with travelers this year, a growing number of visitors are choosing to explore destinations outside of the resort hotspot. One destination that has been trending with visitors lately is Akumal. This quaint resort destination south of Cancun is …
  • Traveler Complaints Grow Over Unfair Exchange Rates At Cancun Airport
    Cancun is expected to welcome a record number of travelers this year, with most visitors flocking to the sunny destination via the massive Cancun International Airport. Despite the airport’s growing size, travelers continue to encounter different scams after arriving in the …
  • This Stunning Resort Is Officially Open To Travelers In Tulum
    Hyatt has officially opened the luxurious Secrets Tulum Resort & Beach Club all-inclusive resort in southern Quintana Roo. The 5-star property is the latest addition to Hyatt’s ever-growing Inclusive Collection, which now boasts dozens of stunning resorts & hotels around the world.  Secrets …
  • Why This Super Popular Destination Near Cancun Is Perfect For Travelers Seeking A Cultural Experience
    Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are experiencing the busiest year on record for travel, with projections showing that over 20 million people could set foot in the sun-soaked region this year.  But one destination near Cancun is outright skyrocketing in popularity, …
  • Delta Becomes First U.S. Carrier To Announce Nonstop Flights To Tulum
    Delta has officially become the first U.S. carrier to announce a new nonstop route to Tulum’s new international airport starting in March next year.  Tulum has attracted growing international attention due to its reputable historical ruins as well as the positive …
  • New Law Will Increase Tourist Safety In Cancun Taxis Beginning Next Year
    Cancun’s taxi industry is set to become a lot safer next year with the enforcement of a new law that obliges taxi divers to use taximeters starting in April 2024.  With taxi drivers committing a growing number of crimes, officials are …
  • 3 Reasons Why Cancun’s Beaches Are The Best In Mexico
    Cancun’s copious white-sand beaches are one of the city’s most striking features, attracting millions of travelers from across the globe. For the millions of travelers who visit Cancun each year, spending some time sunbathing in one of the city’s picturesque white-sand …
  • Why New Resorts In Tulum Are About To Skyrocket
    Tulum is set to become one of the leading vacation destinations in the Mexican Caribbean over the coming years, thanks to massive new government investments that have prompted a resort construction boom. The Maya Train and Tulum’s new international airport are …
  • This Major Attraction Will Open In Tulum This Year Together With Maya Train
    Tulum is quickly becoming one of the trendiest destinations in the Mexican Caribbean thanks to its historical and cultural heritage. And travelers will soon be able to enjoy a brand-new attraction: the Jaguar National Park. Work on the massive protected area is advancing …
  • 5 Reasons Travelers Are Falling In Love With This Destination North Of Cancun
    As travel to Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean skyrockets to new records in 2023, one destination just north of the resort hotspot is all the rage with tourists this year.  Offering quaint beaches that are far quieter than those of Cancun, …
  • New Maya Train And Tulum Airport To Be Protected By National Guard
    The Mexican government has announced plans to deploy thousands of troops from the National Guard to protect users of the massive Maya Train and Tulum airport projects. Significant progress is being made on two of the country’s most important infrastructure undertakings, …
  • What To Watch Out For As Crimes Amid Cancun Taxi Drivers Increase
    Taking a taxi should be affordable, convenient, and safe. Unfortunately, it is quite the contrary in Cancun, as taxi drivers commit a growing number of crimes ranging from fraud to reckless driving. The legalization of the ride-sharing app Uber has brought massive changes to …
  • These Historical Cancun Attractions Will Skyrocket In Popularity Thanks To The Maya Train
    The construction of the Maya Train, the Mexican government’s flagship infrastructure project, is set to conclude soon. The ambitious project will significantly transform travel in the Mexican Caribbean, making it easier than ever before to explore the region’s hidden wonders. But …
  • Playa Del Carmen Travelers Warned To Be Cautious Amid Increase In Stingray Injuries
    Travelers in the coastal hotspot of Playa del Carmen are being warned to be extra cautious when swimming in the ocean due to rising numbers of stingray injuries. Officials have said that five to seven cases of stingray injuries are reported weekly …
  • These Are The Best Mexican Caribbean Destinations To Avoid The Crowds Right Now
    Fall is one of the best times to visit Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean. With fewer crowds, travelers can enjoy empty beaches, lower nightly rates, and sargassum-free shores. Unlike summer and winter, which both see millions of travelers flock to the sun-drenched region, fall …
  • How This New Measure Will Protect Travelers From Scams In Cancun
    Officials in the Mexican Caribbean are continuing to ramp up efforts to stem organized crime and scams that target travelers. This week, authorities revealed more details about a new initiative that will protect travelers from fraud and fake tour companies. With …
  • These Mexican Caribbean Hotspots Are Trending Despite Low Season
    New statistics show that several Mexican Caribbean hotspots are attracting a surprisingly large number of travelers despite the ongoing low season.  With the sun-soaked region growing massively in popularity this year, travelers are taking advantage of lower nightly rates and quieter …
  • These Off The Beaten Path Destinations South Of Cancun Are Soaring In Popularity Right Now
    As Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean continue their unstoppable surge in travel popularity, a growing number of visitors are seeking new, quieter destinations to explore. And two destinations south of Cancun, the crown jewel of the Mexican Caribbean and its most …
  • Why This Fall Is The Best Time To Visit This Growing Hotspot South Of Cancun
    Fall may be the quietest time for the Mexican Caribbean’s travel industry. But it’s also one of the best times to enjoy Playa del Carmen’s diverse cultural scene as well as the city’s beaches, which are in tip-top condition this year thanks to …
  • Why The Mexican Caribbean Is Opening More Hotels Than Any Other Destination In Mexico
    The Mexican Caribbean travel industry is booming – and so is the number of new hotels and resorts opening their doors to travelers in the sunny destination. New statistics show that Cancun and Quintana Roo are home to the lion’s share …
  • Mexican Caribbean Authorities Launch New Program To Protect Tourists’ Health
    The Mexican Caribbean government has implemented a new program to protect travelers’ health as dengue cases skyrocket in the sunny destination. Quintana Roo is currently one of the hardest-hit states, with over 2,746 cases of dengue fever reported so far this …
  • These Mexican Caribbean Hotspots Are Among The Most Popular With Travelers Right Now
    The Mexican Caribbean continues to top the charts as the most popular region in Mexico for international travel, with several locations in the sun-soaked destination reporting the highest occupancy rates nationwide.  And as the popular coastal hotspot inches closer to the …
  • 5 Reasons Why Tourists Are Flocking To These Cultural Experiences Near Cancun
    Cultural travel is on the rise in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean as travelers increasingly venture outside of their all-inclusive resorts. With a range of new investments to improve accessibility and infrastructure across the myriad of stunning Mayan sites around Quintana …
  • Tulum Has Some Of The Cleanest Beaches In The Mexican Caribbean Right Now
    As the Mexican Caribbean heads into the shoulder season – the quietest time of the year for travel to the sun-soaked region – one destination is expected to soar above the rest in popularity thanks to its impeccable beaches. Tulum, the …
  • Cancun Cracking Down On Taxi Drivers Breaking The Law
    Pushy and at times aggressive Cancun taxi drivers have been a source of major concern for travelers and, increasingly, authorities, who are now ramping up efforts to sanction law-breaking taxi operators.  With Uber increasingly popular in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, …
  • These Are The Noisiest Places To Stay In The Mexican Caribbean According To New Report
    The number of noise complaints filed by residents and travelers across the Mexican Caribbean is on the rise this year. As the region continues its upward trend in popularity, Quintana Roo’s bars, restaurants, and nightclubs are busier than ever.  And with …
  • Why Cancun Car Rentals Are Surging With Tourists This Year
    Car rentals are growing in popularity this year as travelers discover new ways to explore Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean beyond the resort. Offering a massive upgrade in terms of flexibility and freedom to explore at one’s pace, car rentals are …
  • These Are The Most Common Online Travel Scams In The Mexican Caribbean This Year
    The rising number of online scams in the Mexican Caribbean is a major source of concern to both officials and travelers. With more tourists falling victim to such fraud, authorities have released new guidelines aimed at protecting consumers from online crimes. …