Category: Mexico travel news

Mexico Travel & Tourism News for visitors. Mexico, officially the United Mexican States, is a country in the southern portion of North America. It is bordered to the north by the United States; to the south and west by the Pacific Ocean; to the southeast by Guatemala, Belize, and the Caribbean Sea; and to the east by the Gulf of Mexico.

Low fares to Mexico and the Caribbean trigger US travel rebound
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Low fares to Mexico and the Caribbean trigger US travel rebound

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 15, 2020

It is common knowledge that the global pandemic has wreaked destruction on the travel industry, with total international arrivals in ... Read More

Limited impact of Hurricane Delta allows swift reopening of Mexican Caribbean tourism
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Limited impact of Hurricane Delta allows swift reopening of Mexican Caribbean tourism

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 8, 2020

Yesterday, at approximately 5:30 a.m. local time, Hurricane Delta made landfall in Quintana Roo as a Category 2 strength hurricane, ... Read More

ASUR airport group: Passenger traffic down 58.6% in September
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ASUR airport group: Passenger traffic down 58.6% in September

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 6, 2020

Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (ASUR), an international airport group with operations in Mexico, the U.S. and Colombia, today ... Read More

Mexico’s Yucatán Tourism: Reopening with high standards of bio-security
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Mexico’s Yucatán Tourism: Reopening with high standards of bio-security

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 3, 2020

Mexico's state of Yucatán entered the second phase of its tourism reactivation plan in September, successfully reopening cenotes and archeological ... Read More

United Airlines increases service on over 40 Caribbean and Mexican routes
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United Airlines increases service on over 40 Caribbean and Mexican routes

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 2, 2020

United Airlines today announced it plans to resume service on nearly 30 international routes in November, including flights to cities ... Read More

Aeromexico reaches agreement with lessors
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Aeromexico reaches agreement with lessors

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 22, 2020

Grupo Aeroméxico, S.A.B. de C.V. today announced that the Company received approval by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the ... Read More

Homeland Security chief: US land borders will remain shut through October 21
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Homeland Security chief: US land borders will remain shut through October 21

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 21, 2020

According to Acting Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Chad Wolf, the United States borders with Canada and ... Read More

Mexican Caribbean announces increased operations for MICE segment
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Mexican Caribbean announces increased operations for MICE segment

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 21, 2020

Quintana Roo’s Tourism Ministry announced last week the MICE segment (Meetings, Incentives, Conferencing and Exhibitions) will have more capacity to operate: ... Read More

Mexican Caribbean re-opens archaeological sites to visitors
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Mexican Caribbean re-opens archaeological sites to visitors

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 14, 2020

Thanks to the coordinated efforts of health officials and the latest update to the epidemiological light system, the National Institute ... Read More

Aeromexico launches automated check in process in Amsterdam’s Schipho International Airport
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Aeromexico launches automated check in process in Amsterdam’s Schipho International Airport

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 25, 2020

Aeromexico, in collaboration with the authorities of the Schiphol International Airport in Amsterdam, will be able to carry out the ... Read More

Los Cabos Airport second worldwide to achieve ACI Airport Health Accreditation
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Los Cabos Airport second worldwide to achieve ACI Airport Health Accreditation

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 19, 2020

Airports Council International (ACI) World and ACI Latin America and Caribbean have announced today that Los Cabos International Airport is ... Read More

Volaris launches new nonstop service from San Jose to Mexico City
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Volaris launches new nonstop service from San Jose to Mexico City

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 17, 2020

Volaris announced new, nonstop service from Mineta San José International Airport (SJC) to Mexico City (MEX) today, with three weekly ... Read More

Five Mexican states form Mundo Maya Region Tourism Alliance
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Five Mexican states form Mundo Maya Region Tourism Alliance

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 13, 2020

This morning, the secretaries of tourism of the states that make up the Mundo Maya Mexico Region (Yucatán, Quintana Roo, ... Read More

Countries Americans can travel to on vacation during COVID-19
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Countries Americans can travel to on vacation during COVID-19

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 19, 2020

With 3,844,271 Americans were sick with the Coronavirus after 47,5 million were tested out of a total population of 331 ... Read More

Aeromexico: Scheduled passenger capacity reduced by 86.9%
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Aeromexico: Scheduled passenger capacity reduced by 86.9%

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 9, 2020

Grupo Aeromexico S.A.B. de C.V.  today reported June 2020 operational results. Aeromexico's capacity, measured in Available Seat Kilometers (ASKs), decreased ... Read More

ASUR Airport Group: June passenger traffic down almost 90%
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ASUR Airport Group: June passenger traffic down almost 90%

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 7, 2020

Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V.  (ASUR), an international airport group with operations in Mexico, the U.S. and Colombia, ... Read More

Aeromexico files for bankruptcy protection in US
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Aeromexico files for bankruptcy protection in US

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 1, 2020

Grupo Aeromexico S.A.B. de C.V announced today that it and certain of its affiliates have filed voluntary Chapter 11 petitions ... Read More

Volaris announces recovery to 50% of its capacity for July 2020
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Volaris announces recovery to 50% of its capacity for July 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 25, 2020

Volaris, announces adjustments to its capacity as a result of the health emergency generated by the pandemic of the virus ... Read More

Huge earthquake rocks southern Mexico
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Huge earthquake rocks southern Mexico

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 23, 2020

A powerful earthquake has rocked the Mexican state of Oaxaca, rattling buildings in the country’s capital more than 200 kilometers ... Read More

US and Canada extend border closure until July 21
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US and Canada extend border closure until July 21

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 16, 2020

Canada and the US have agreed to extend their deal to keep the border closed to non-essential travel during the ... Read More

Puerto Vallarta LGBTQ visitors asked about COVID-19 effect on travel plans
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Puerto Vallarta LGBTQ visitors asked about COVID-19 effect on travel plans

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2020

From May 14-18, 2020, Casa Cupula, a luxury LGBT boutique hotel in Puerto Vallarta reached out to their guests, and ... Read More

Aeromexico: Passenger numbers down 41.5% in March
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Aeromexico: Passenger numbers down 41.5% in March

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 7, 2020

Grupo Aeromexico S.A.B. de C.V. today reported March 2020 operational results. Grupo Aeromexico transported 1 million 39 thousand passengers in ... Read More

Mexico’s Volaris cuts capacity to 80%
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Mexico’s Volaris cuts capacity to 80%

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 1, 2020

Volaris, the ultra-low-cost airline serving Mexico, the United States and Central America, announces that pursuant to a decree published in ... Read More

Mexico’s Volaris cuts capacity as COVID-19 shrinks air travel demand
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Mexico’s Volaris cuts capacity as COVID-19 shrinks air travel demand

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 24, 2020

Volaris, the ultra-low-cost airline serving Mexico, the United States and Central America, announces that the spread of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus), ... Read More

UNIGLOBE Aldila Agencia de Viajes celebrates 40th anniversary
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UNIGLOBE Aldila Agencia de Viajes celebrates 40th anniversary

editor editor- February 24, 2020

Approximately 350 guests were in attendance for the UNIGLOBE Aldila Agencia de Viajes 40th anniversary celebration at Villareal Eventos last ... Read More

Habitas’ 3D-printed flat pack hotels may not be eco-friendly
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Habitas’ 3D-printed flat pack hotels may not be eco-friendly

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2020

Details of Habitas’ expansion may contradict the brand’s eco credentials by going against its original pledge of using ‘local materials ... Read More

Who will speak at the WTTC Summit in Cancun?
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Who will speak at the WTTC Summit in Cancun?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2020

After moving the 20th Global Summit of the World Travel & Tourism Council <WTTC> from Puerto Rico to Cancun, Quintana ... Read More

UNWTO: Tourism and cinema for achievement of Sustainable Development Goals
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UNWTO: Tourism and cinema for achievement of Sustainable Development Goals

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2020

Year after year, destinations are receiving more and more travelers whose motivation is to visit locations where famous series or ... Read More

Mexican Caribbean unveils new official website
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Mexican Caribbean unveils new official website

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2020

Quintana Roo Tourism Board today unveiled the first phase of official website, the new digital platform showcasing all of the ... Read More

Mexico to raffle presidential Boeing 787 Dreamliner for $27
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Mexico to raffle presidential Boeing 787 Dreamliner for $27

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2020

After declaring that his predecessor’s official jet was too extravagant for the head of state of a developing country, Mexican ... Read More

Gloria Guevara (WTTC) on Coronavirus
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Gloria Guevara (WTTC) on Coronavirus

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 30, 2020

Don't cancel flights yet, don't close your airports. This is the message by Travel and Tourism leaders like Gloria Guevara, ... Read More

Non-stop from Düsseldorf to Caribbean and Mexico
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Non-stop from Düsseldorf to Caribbean and Mexico

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 12, 2020

TUI Fly Deutschland, formerly TUI Fly has, after lengthy consideration, decided to launch long-haul Boeing 787 Dreamliners flights from Düsseldorf ... Read More

Mexico’s Popocatepetl volcano eruption triggers ‘level 2’ alert
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Mexico’s Popocatepetl volcano eruption triggers ‘level 2’ alert

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2020

Mexican authorities issued a ‘level 2’ yellow alert immediately after one of Mexico’s most active volcanoes, Popocatepetl, erupted on Thursday, ... Read More

Guitar, made entirely of cocaine, intercepted at Cancun Airport
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Guitar, made entirely of cocaine, intercepted at Cancun Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2019

Mexican authorities said that they intercepted an electric guitar made entirely of cocaine at Cancun International Airport. An airline passenger ... Read More

Two Carnival Cruise ships collide in Cozumel
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Two Carnival Cruise ships collide in Cozumel

editor editor- December 20, 2019

Two Carnival Cruise Line ships collided at port in Cozumel, Mexico, Friday morning, with six minor injuries reported as of ... Read More

Mexico City to become the Safest Tourism City in the World
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Mexico City to become the Safest Tourism City in the World

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 19, 2019

What town will be the safest city for visitors in the World?  Dr. Peter Tarlow and the Tourism Police Leadership ... Read More