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New restrictions on the way as Quintana Roo turns back to...

Despite rules to the contrary, many locals and visitors in Cancún opt not to wear facemasks or follow social distancing protocols....

Cancun resort again accused of refusing to host same-sex wedding

Hollywood couple Jonathan Bennett and Jaymes Vaughan find friendlier territory on Riviera Maya

A busy spring break could undermine Cancún’s economic recovery

Authorities brace for an onslaught of spring breakers in Cancún. Photo: Carlos Rosado van der Gracht Cancún and...

People in Mexico flock to the beach over long weekend

Last weekend saw a considerable influx of tourists to the Riviera Maya, but numbers are still much lower than they had...

Driving from Mérida to Cancun is now more expensive than ever

The price increase on the Mérida-Cancun toll highway has angered many users who complain of dangerous road conditions and delays. Photo:...

Cancun’s reopening considered a worldwide success story as pandemic continues

An ease-up on coronavirus restrictions, including loose COVID-19 airport entry requirements, has made Cancun a rare global...

Travel restrictions keep Canadian couple from enjoying new life in Cancun

Alex and Alejandra Grecu were supposed to be enjoying their new life in Cancun, but instead they've spent months stranded in...

Cancun room reservations trickle in

Vacationers are slowly coming back to Cancun, the governor of Quintana Roo announced. After the announcement by Gov. Carlos...

Runway expansion is 1st of many projects coming at Cancun airport

The Cancun International Airport's runway expansion will make takeoffs and landing go more quickly. Photo: Courtesy Cancun, Q....

Summer flights between Cancun and San Antonio begin soon

Cancun's international airport. Photo: Getty United Airlines announced Tuesday that a new nonstop route will connect San Antonio...

Cancer patients fly to private Cancun clinic for alternative treatments and...

Patients are normally indistinguishable from any other tourist who visit just for fun and relaxation.

Cancun, and a rebound in Puerto Rico, lead airport growth in...

Mayan Train terminal will be built at Cancun airport.

Spilled drink delays vacationers’ trip to Cancun

A Condor airlines flight to Cancun is grounded over a spilled drink in the cockpit. Photo: Irish Mirror

British grandfather locked in ‘dingy’ Cancun cell for 3 days

A British grandfather flying to Cancun for a vacation with his wife was detained for three days by Mexican authorities after his name was flagged on an international wanted list.

Report: Cancun is world’s most tourist-dependent city

The largest tourist-centered city isn't Paris or New York, according to a World Tourism and Travel Council report.

Stowaway iguana in Cancun hides in bikini top, ends up in...

A Foster City, Calif., woman found a surprise souvenir after returning home from a vacation in Cancun.

Crackdown aimed at whale shark tour boats

Inspecting 53 boats that lead tourists to whale sharks, federal authorities suspended five of them.

U.S. airlines compete to bring vacationers to Cancun

Airlines appear to be tripping over each other to connect U.S. travelers to Cancun.

2 Americans released on bond after bringing weapons into Cancun

Two members of a Georgia sheriff's office were released late Saturday after Mexican authorities detained them for weapons possession in Cancun two nights before.

Despite Cancun violence, U.S. warning favors Peninsula resorts over other Mexican...

The U.S. State Department's latest travel warning suggests that Cancun is safer than the Pacific Coast.

Officials hold off on 5th terminal at Cancun airport

A fifth terminal at the Cancun International Airport won't happen until Terminal 4 expands.

U.S. airlines waver on flights to Mexico beach destinations

International tourism in Mexico is still growing well beyond industry averages, but some airlines are reducing flights to the Riviera Maya and other beach resort areas, citing decreased demand and rising competition.

Another expansion announced at Cancun airport

Yet another addition, this one called Terminal 5, has been announced at the Cancun International Airport.

Cancun-Palenque tourist train generates concerns and hopes

When a newly elected Morena-party senator announced a huge tourist project linking sun-and-fun destinations with more cultural sites by rail, reaction was varied.