Skip to Content

There is a little island called Holbox, about 2 hours plus a 20-minute ferry ride from Cancun, where the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico meet.    The island is a tropical paradise, with friendly locals, beautiful scenery, and, of course, stunning beaches.    Although not as plagued by the annoying seaweed as many of the …

Read More about This Island Near Cancun Is Asking Tourists To Ignore The Presence Of Sargassum 

Taxi drivers in Cancun don’t necessarily have the greatest reputation, but the majority of them are friendly and efficient at their jobs.    Still, the ones that don’t provide the greatest service are the ones that give tourists a bad image of taxi services overall in Cancun.    Fortunately, a few steps are being taken to improve …

Read More about Why Cancun Tourists Can Expect Better Taxi Service In 2024 

Tourists are ecstatic that they no longer have to take a two-hour car journey from Cancun Airport to reach the trendy destination of Tulum.  That is because it now has its own airport, Felipe Carrillo Puerto, which was recently inaugurated at the beginning of the month.  Taxi Price Warning Tourists are not ecstatic, however, about …

Read More about Tourists Warned Of Excessively High Shuttle Prices At Tulum Airport 

While most Cancun tourists use public transportation, taxis, Uber, and private transportation to get around, many choose to rent a vehicle while visiting too.    This is particularly the case for travelers who fly into Cancun and plan to explore beyond the popular vacation destination.    Those individuals will be happy to hear that a new rule …

Read More about New Rule Will Forgive First 2 Minor Traffic Offenses For Cancun Tourists 

As the winter season begins in the Mexican Caribbean, one popular destination that is expecting high tourist occupancy levels is Playa del Carmen. Known for its year-round sensational weather, great all-inclusive accommodation options, and some of the prettiest beach locations in the region, Playa del Carmen is seeing more and more people pick it as …

Read More about Popular Playa Del Carmen Attractions Introduce Fines For Rule Breakers 

Cancun welcomed more than 30 million tourists last year, and a huge number of them were from the U.S.    In fact, when it comes to international tourists visiting Cancun and other Mexican Caribbean vacation destinations, America is the top market.    More than 3 million American tourists have already visited the popular vacation destination this year, …

Read More about Why Americans Are Traveling To Cancun More Than Ever 

A Toronto-based company has been appointed to enforce the collection of Cancun’s mandatory tourist tax. Quintana Roo, the Mexican state which includes popular travel destinations such as Cancun, the Riviera Maya, and Playa Del Carmen, has doubled down on collecting its VISITAX after originally bringing it into law on April 1st, 2021.  With the goal …

Read More about Cancun Officials Begin Crackdown To Ensure Visitors Pay Tourist Tax

The Mexican Navy has been deployed to Cancun and Mexican Caribbean beaches in an effort to help clear massive amounts of sargassum from the shorelines. Sargassum seaweed is one of the main issues affecting travelers in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean this year, to the point that it has surpassed safety as the main concern …

Read More about Mexican Navy Deployed To Clear Sargassum Seaweed From Cancun Beaches

Many travelers include weekend days when vacationing because it gives them extra days without using vacation time.  While this is a great way to maximize the use of time off, there is something to be said about traveling on weekdays.  Doing so usually means better prices on flights and accommodations, as well as smaller crowds …

Read More about The Busiest Attractions Near Cancun That You Might Want To Visit On A Weekday 

Environmental officials in the Mexican Caribbean have issued new regulations concerning whale shark tours in Isla Mujeres. The directive is aimed at protecting the delicate species while allowing travelers to experience the majestic beauty of these gentle giants safely.  Isla Mujeres is the most popular location for whale shark tours, with a handful of companies …

Read More about Isla Mujeres Whale Shark Tours To Be Restricted According To Officials