mexican caribbean


Tripadvisor: Americans Are Flocking to Cancun This Fall

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Americans are flocking to Cancun on the Caribbean coast of Mexico this fall, according to a new report from travel giant Tripadvisor.  Cancun is the most popular place in the Caribbean among international destinations this fall, second to Paris among […]


Cancun Passenger Traffic Growth Cools Down 

cancun has a new visitor tax

Even for the Caribbean Basin’s hottest tourism destination, July was a bit of a cool down.  Cancun passenger traffic grew by 4.9 percent in July, still positive growth but slower than its trend for much of 2023, according to new […]


Cancun Has a New Visitor Tax 

cancun has a new visitor tax

Cancun has been one of the hottest travel destinations in the hemisphere since the pandemic, and now the Mexican Caribbean tourism capital is making a major change for visitors.  Effective this month, Cancun is now charging all visitors an $18.80 […]


A Sizzling First Half for Cancun Tourism 

the main pool area at the resort

Cancun International Airport’s passenger traffic has already topped the 16 million mark this year, according to new data from ASUR, which manages the airport.  It’s a sign of the Mexican Caribbean destination’s continued tourism growth throughout the pandemic. Cancun has […]

LVMH’s Newest Caribbean Resort to Open in Riviera Maya

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The highly-anticipated Maroma, a Belmond Hotel is set to open its doors next month, according to Belmond.  The completely transformed resort on the Riviera Maya will begin welcoming guests on Aug. 3, 2023, according to Belmond. The property has been closed […]

Air Canada Is Planning a Big Expansion to Cancun This Winter

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Air Canada is adding more flights this winter to one of the fastest-growing hotspots on the Caribbean Basin: Cancun, Mexico, in what is a significant expansion of service.  The carrier is ramping up flight service from Montreal, Vancouver, Halifax, Quebec […]

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Remote Work Is Driving a Luxury Real Estate Boom in Mexico

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By Joe Pike, Special Contributor to CJI Working remote looks like it’s here to stay since the pandemic began, but the ability to work in a beautiful Mexico home has actually helped real estate in the country, one that has […]

Margaritaville's New Caribbean All-Inclusive Is Opening in June

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Margaritaville is opening another new all-inclusive resort in partnership with Karisma Hotels and Resorts in June.  The new Margaritaville Island Reserve by Karisma Riviera Maya is officially opening its doors on June 1, according to Karisma.  It will be the […]

Marriott Is Opening Its New Edition Hotel in the Riviera Maya 

marriott edition riviera maya

Marriott is opening the first-ever EDITION resort in the Caribbean this summer.  The new Riviera Maya EDITION at Kanai is slated to open this summer in the Kanai development in the Mexican Caribbean.  It will be the second luxury resort […]


Secrets Is Opening an Adults-Only All-Inclusive in Tulum 

adults-only all-inclusive tulum

It’s no secret that more and more hotel brands are opening all-inclusive resorts in and around Tulum. And now the Mexican Caribbean hotspot is getting another one.  The strikingly-designed Secrets Tulum Resort and Beach Club, an adults-only, all-inclusive resort, is […]

Marriott Just Opened a St Regis Resort in the Riviera Maya 

Marriott Riviera Maya Resort St Regis

Marriott has opened its newest St Regis resort in the Caribbean region: the striking new St Regis Kanai Resort, Riviera Maya.  The luxury resort has 124 rooms and 19 suites in a setting in the new Kanai development on the […]

Playa Just Added Another All-Inclusive Resort in Cancun 

Cancun All-Inclusive Resort Playa

Playa Hotels and Resorts has added another all-inclusive resort to its portfolio in the Mexican Caribbean hotspot of Cancun.  The fast-expanding all-inclusive resort company has officially taken over management of the Seadust Cancun Family Resort, set in the popular Hotel […]


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