Articles by Chloe Reyes

New Playa del Carmen sign highlights Founders Park

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. – A large colorful Playa del Carmen sign has been installed at Founders Park in the city center. More than four million tourists a year arrive to the area and will…


Mexico now ranks 8th as favorite world destination

Mexico now ranks 8th as favorite world destination

Riviera Maya, Q.R. — Mexico has officially increased a notch on the UN World Tourism scale as it takes over eighth place from Turkey. According to figures from the UN World Tourism Organization, Mexico passed Turkey for…


Municipality of Solidaridad to take population census

Municipality of Solidaridad to take population census

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — The Municipal Council of Population (COMUPO) of Solidaridad has approved the implementation of a population census that will update local statistics. During their latest meeting, City Council General Secretary Alberto Farfán…


Uber to be regulated in Quintana Roo

Uber to be regulated in Quintana Roo

Cancun, Q.R. — The state’s Secretary of Tourism has confirmed that Uber is to be regulated in the state of Quintana Roo. Secretary of Tourism Marisol Vanegas confirmed that Uber transport service will soon be regulated through an…


Semarnat gives ok for new marina, ventura club

Semarnat gives ok for new marina, ventura club

Puerto Aventuras, Q.R. — The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (Semarnat) has given the go-ahead to investors of Marina Bay Owner’s Suites and Ventura Club. The company RRT Proyectos Integrales, who proposed the project in March of…


July, August are jellyfish season in Riviera Maya

July, August are jellyfish season in Riviera Maya

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — Lifeguards are advising Playa del Carmen — Riviera Maya visitors to be aware that these next two months are jellyfish season. During the months of July and August, jellyfish or…


Improvements planned for CEBIAM to help street dogs

Improvements planned for CEBIAM to help street dogs

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. – The Citizen’s Council for Animal Care and Welfare of the Municipality of Solidarity has made a contingency plan to safeguard the life and integrity of dogs rescued from the streets. Officials within…


Profeco finds jewelers selling plastic as opal

Profeco finds jewelers selling plastic as opal

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — More than a dozen shops around Playa del Carmen and Cozumel have been closed for selling fake jewelry. The Federal Prosecutor of the Consumer (Profeco) confiscated nearly 3,500 pieces of jewelry that was…