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Why Mexico City Could be the Next Paris

Sucheta Rawal | Posted 08.20.2015 | Travel
Sucheta Rawal

North Americans need not spend hundreds of dollars to cross the Atlantic Ocean for a European getaway. With its historic architecture, booming gastron...

Amazing Underwater River Along Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula

The Huffington Post | Brendan Bryant | Posted 08.24.2013 | Travel

Next time you're in Mexico, skip the tequila and visit Cenote Angelita (Little Angel) on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula. Scuba dive along one of the most ...

Cancun's Tourism On The Rise

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 06.26.2013 | Travel

NEW YORK (AP) — A snapshot of hotel occupancy in Cancun shows tourism there was as strong as it's been in years during the first three months of thi...

Mexico May No Longer Be A Top Destination

AP | MARK STEVENSON | Posted 03.20.2013 | Travel

MEXICO CITY -- Mexico's top tourism official said the country may drop out of the world's top 10 tourist destinations, a spot it has held for years. ...

Waiting for the End of the World on the Riviera Maya

Terri Colby | Posted 02.19.2013 | Travel
Terri Colby

Here on the Riviera Maya, on the Eve of Destruction, ominous signs of the end of the world are everywhere. Yes, it seems that in this tourist mecca of surf and sand, the Mayan prophesies of the End of Days are being heeded.

The Best End-Of-The World Marketing Ploys

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 12.20.2012 | Business

There's just one day left to turn a profit off the apocalypse, apparently. Tomorrow, Friday, Dec. 21, marks the end of the current cycle of the anc...

Cindy Y. Rodriguez

America’s Cinco De Mayo Is Not Mexico’s Cup Of Tea | Cindy Y. Rodriguez | Posted 05.05.2012 | Latino Voices

Before you buy your plane ticket to Mexico to get the real Cinco de Mayo experience, make sure you don’t go looking for an American-style Mexican St...

Carlos Harrison

Cinco De Mayo: A Tequila Shot For Mexican Tourism | Carlos Harrison | Posted 05.05.2012 | Latino Voices

It might be a tequila shot for tourism. Mexico, battling bad drug-war publicity and the hangover from a weak U.S. economy, is trying to bolster its...

Spring Breakers Still Travelling To Mexico Despite Security Warnings

AP | Posted 05.02.2012 | Latino Voices

MEXICO CITY -- Mexico is taking a rare opportunity to tweak neighboring Texas, saying the number of U.S. spring breakers visiting Mexico this year ros...

Mexico Expects Apocalypse Tourism To Draw Millions

AP | Posted 03.14.2012 | World

MEXICO CITY -- Tourism officials said Thursday that 2012 will be a special year for Mexico, even though they don't expect the world to end Dec. 21. T...

Mexico Developing Tourist-Friendly 'World's Aquarium'

Posted 01.03.2012 | Travel

One of the world's most interesting marine preserves sits off the coast of Baja California, not far from Los Cabos, in a quiet area called Cabo Pulmo....

Mexico and Its Public Diplomacy

Philip Seib | Posted 01.29.2012 | World
Philip Seib

As Mexico's economy grows, so too will its role in the world, and if it wants to be a leader in the global community it will need to assert itself on global issues such as climate change.

The Royal Tour Took a Detour from the Mexican Violence

Agustin Duran | Posted 11.30.2011 | Latino Voices
Agustin Duran

The same week The Royal Tour was aired in the United States to welcome Americans to visit and enjoy Mexico, a gunmen dumped 35 bodies on one of the main Posa Rica Boulevards, during day-light and in front of a lot of cars passing by.

Acapulco Recruits Hot Lady Cops

AOL Travel News | Posted 08.30.2011 | Travel

If the head of Mexico's Guerrero state's security secretariat gets his way, Acapulco will soon be patrolled by a platoon of tall, gorgeous women eager...

On the Road Again

Ondine Cohane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Ondine Cohane

As a travel writer, I love and need to be on the road exploring new places. Of course, being a mother, and having a husband who runs a small hotel in Tuscany makes getting on the road a bit of challenge.

Mexico Launching Global PR Campaign To Erase Drug War Image

Reuters | Mica Rosenberg and Adriana Barrera | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican President Felipe Calderon is launching a global public relations campaign to try to improve his country's image and ne...

Make Guacamole, Not War

Jim Benning | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Benning

Michoacan -- once a sleepy, humble, unselfconscious Mexican haven -- is now center stage in Mexico's drug war.

Mexico Tourism Braces For Swine Flu Slowdown | Sara Miller Llana | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Mexico City - Europeans today were told to avoid travel to Mexico unless essential. The biggest tour operators in Germany and Japan canceled all trips...

Mexican Bus Crash Kills 11 Tourists: Police

AP | MARK WALSH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SALTILLO, Mexico — A drunken driver lost control of his tractor-trailer and slammed into a bus carrying Canadians and Americans touring northern...