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Article on Mexico incidents raises issue of agent disclosures

A story in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel alleges that travel agents did not warn their clients of potential dangers at resorts in Mexico ranging from sexual assault to death, but industry lawyers said agents do not have a legal duty to disclose the incidents described in the article.

04/22/2018 06:10 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Karisma tweaks names of Azul Beach resorts

In Jamaica, the Azul Beach Sensatori Jamaica is now the Azul Beach Resort Negril.

04/18/2018 01:55 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


A big year pushes Mexico up the tourism ranking

The country has jumped to the sixth most visited in the world, Mexico President Enrique Pena Nieto said at the Tianguis Turistico conference, moving up two spots.

04/18/2018 10:00 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Le Blanc Spa Resort celebrates grand opening

Palace Resorts celebrated the grand opening of Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos with celebrity-filled festivities, tourism officials and VIPs.

04/16/2018 02:15 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Fluenz Spanish offers luxury language immersion vacations

Fluenz Spanish Immersion is offering luxury language immersion vacations in Mexico for travelers who are looking to improve their Spanish to near-fluency.

04/16/2018 02:05 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Melia announces Paradisus Playa Mujeres

Melia has announced the latest addition to Mexico, with the launch of Paradisus Playa Mujeres, set to open in first quarter 2019.

04/16/2018 02:05 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


With Princess, bold flavors en route to Baja

Sampling bold flavors and creative libations on a four-day Ruby Princess itinerary from California to Mexico.

04/12/2018 09:25 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Four Seasons Punta Mita opens teen space

The Container, open from noon to 10:30 p.m., offers a variety of entertainment options within colorful shipping containers.

04/03/2018 02:40 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


American Airlines adds five Latin America routes

American will become the sole carrier offering service between Buenos Aires and the U.S. West Coast.

03/28/2018 08:50 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


What if Mexico issued travel advisories?

An idea whose time has come: Mexico's tourism minister proposes a "traveler risk index."

03/26/2018 02:45 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Auberge to manage Riviera Nayarit resort

Susurros del Corazon is scheduled to open in late 2019.

03/22/2018 01:45 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


U.S. lifts Playa del Carmen alert

The State Department said it lifted the alert because "Mexican municipal, state and federal entities have put into place new security procedures in tourist areas."

03/20/2018 08:30 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Volaris' Enrique Beltranena

The airline CEO on what U.S. travel agents can expect from the Mexican ultralow-cost carrier.

03/19/2018 02:25 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Aman announces Los Cabos site for 2020 opening

The hotel will offer 20 bilevel "pavilions" on stilts, and each level will include floor-to-ceiling windows and a terrace/sundeck. Some will feature cantilevered pools.

03/15/2018 06:45 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Royalton opening resorts in Antigua, Cancun

The Antigua hotel will be the brand's first on that island.

03/15/2018 06:40 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Girlfriends enjoy Royal treatment at Paradisus

Be sure to book accommodations in the adults-only Royal Service section of the property, complete with its own private pool and small restaurant. Other elevated amenities include an exclusive lounge, butler service and a private beach area.

03/08/2018 05:30 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


U.S. issues security alert for Playa del Carmen

The alert may have been triggered by a Feb. 21 explosion on a tourist ferry that injured 19 Mexican citizens and at least five U.S. citizens.  

03/08/2018 02:10 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Brisas updates hotels in Mexico City, Queretaro

The hotel group has completed renovations and expansion at two of its properties, the Galeria Plaza Reforma in Mexico City and the Hacienda Jurica in the colonial city of Queretaro.

03/07/2018 12:35 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Aeromexico rolls out branded fares, including a budget option

Meanwhile, joint venture partner Delta said it now offers basic economy on more than half of its flights to Mexico, including several new Mexico City and Guadalajara flights.

03/06/2018 08:25 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Playacar Palace unveils renovation

The all-inclusive resort's transformation includes upgrades to guestrooms, lobby, front desk, restaurants, and lounge areas.

03/05/2018 03:20 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]