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Storm-damaged Riu resorts in Los Cabos to reopen

Tropical Storm Lidia had forced the Riu Palace Los Cabos and the Riu Santa Fe Los Cabos to close.

09/12/2017 11:05 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


New hotels help Los Cabos take luxury to the next level

Already one of the most luxurious pinpoints on Mexico's map, the destination has raised the bar on itself this past year and has shown no signs of slowing down.

09/08/2017 12:45 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Massive earthquake rocks southern Mexico

The U.S. Geological Survey said the earthquake hit off Chiapas state near the Guatemalan border with a magnitude of 8.1 -- slightly stronger than the magnitude 8 quake of 1985

09/08/2017 08:30 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Accolade puts Guanajuato state in spotlight

Here are a few of the newest hotels and lesser-traveled experiences to take advantage of on your next visit to the region.

09/07/2017 04:30 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Seadust Cancun Family Resort debuts

Formerly the Great Parnassus Family Resort, the new hotel recently underwent a multimillion-dollar enhancement project.

09/05/2017 04:50 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Woodward action-sports experience debuts at Hard Rock

Woodward at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya features more than 20,000 square feet of state-of-the-art equipment, including a skatepark, trampolines, cheer and tumble floor, a parkour zone and mega ramps.

09/05/2017 04:35 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Mexico on defensive as bookings drop after U.S. warning

There has been an increase in cancellations, too, with some travelers opting for Caribbean islands instead.

09/01/2017 09:25 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Karisma offers free stays to guests affected by Harvey

Guests at a handful of Mexico resorts can extend their stay until flights home are available.

08/29/2017 05:25 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Concern over Mexico bookings sparked by alcohol allegations

As allegations of incidents surrounding tainted alcohol at Mexican resorts continued to gain traction last week, evidence of a bookings hit began to surface.

08/28/2017 02:45 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Despite warning, Mexican officials say resort areas are safe

Mexico tourism officials were working to protect their $20 billion tourism industry following a new U.S. travel warning that included some of the country's most lucrative resort regions.

08/24/2017 04:45 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Mexico tour ops worried 'illicit alcohol' could hurt business

"This ongoing story about Cancun could have a significant impact on our business to Mexico for the remainder of 2017 and 2018," said Jack Richards of Pleasant Holidays.

08/24/2017 04:05 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


State Dept. updates Mexico warning, adds resort states

The new warning for the first time added the states of some of the country's most popular resort areas, such as Baja California Sur and Quintana Roo.

08/23/2017 04:10 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Lindblad partners with wellness brand on cruises

A new wellness-travel partnership with Exhale, a lifestyle and fitness brand with health and spa clubs across the country, will kick off with a series of three- and four-day voyages.

08/22/2017 07:05 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Blueprint for Mexico, insight from Virtuoso Travel Week

When a destination has a public relations disaster, there is an industry precedent to follow.

08/20/2017 11:00 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


'Illicit alcohol' seized at Mexican Caribbean bars and resorts

Authorities in Mexico temporarily shut down two bars and seized 10,000 gallons of "illicit alcohol" from an unnamed supplier to tourist destinations, according to media reports.

08/16/2017 01:35 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Intrepid launches tours for solo travelers

The tour operator said solo travel has grown 40% over the past five years.

08/15/2017 12:35 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Relaunch finds Westin Los Cabos refreshed yet familiar

The hotel is back in business after an extended closure for restoration in the wake of Hurricane Odile's devastation in the fall of 2014.

08/10/2017 02:35 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Luxe writ large at secluded Grand Residences

Upon arrival at the posh Puerto Morelos resort, I felt like royalty and knew this wasn't going to be an average weekend in Mexico.

08/10/2017 01:30 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Grand Solmar Land's End offers earlymoon package

The package includes 55% savings on stays of three nights or more and a complimentary upgrade to the next room category.

08/07/2017 04:10 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Apple Leisure Group's Alex Zozaya

The company's CEO discusses illegal alcohol issues south of the border.

08/01/2017 12:25 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]