Tag: Riviera Maya

Mexico Welcomed Record-Breaking 35 Million International Visitors in 2016

Las Brisas Ixtapa (photo by www.TheMexicoReport.com)

World-famous Mexican hospitality and diverse tourism experiences fuel industry growth The Mexico Tourism Board announced today a record-breaking 35 million international visitors traveled to Mexico in 2016, representing a growth of 9 percent compared to 2015. This growth is more…

2017 List of AAA Five Diamond Hotels and Restaurants in Mexico

Four Seasons México, D.F. (photo by Christian Horan)

AAA Awards 17 Hotels and Seven Restaurants in Mexico with Five Diamond Rating for 2017; Adds Four Seasons México, D.F. AAA has officially released its much-anticipated list of AAA Five Diamond Hotels and Restaurants for 2017, which includes inventory in the…

Karisma Hotels & Resorts in Mexico’s Riviera Maya Announce Lineup of Award-Winning Chefs for 2017 Jackson Family Wines Culinary Series

Karisma Hotels & Resorts, Riviera Maya (www.TheMexicoReport.com)

Karisma Hotels & Resorts, an award-winning luxury hotel collection has announced its line-up of world-class chefs and winemakers for the fifth annual Jackson Family Wines Culinary Series, by Karisma.  The series delivers the ultimate Gourmet Inclusive® vacation experience, featuring exceptional service,…

Thanksgiving Mexican Style with Turkey con Mole at AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Suite Grand Class at Grand Velas Riviera Maya (via www.TheMexicoReport.com)

Executive Chef Michel Mustiere from AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Maya has created a new menu item specifically for Thanksgiving this year, Turkey con Mole. Guests staying at the resort will have the opportunity to enjoy Thanksgiving this year…

NIZUC Resort & Spa Announces Dia de Los Muertos Offerings and New Chef

Guests can experience traditional Día de los Muertos celebrations in Mexico this year with festive offerings from NIZUC Resort & Spa, located 15 minutes from the Cancun airport.  During this holiday, locals gather to honor and celebrate the lives of their…

Southwest Airlines Announces New Nonstop Flights from LAX to Cancun, Los Cabos and Puerto Vallarta

New flights from LAX to Mexico begin Dec. 4, 2016 DALLAS—Aug. 18, 2016—Southwest Airlines Co.(NYSE: LUV) today announced new international service between Los Angeles (LAX) and three airports in Mexico’s coastal resort regions: Cancun (CUN), San Jose del Cabo/Los Cabos…

Sandos Caracol Eco Resort Offers New Signature Eco Collection

Signature Eco Collection @ Sandos Caracol Eco Resort via TheMexicoReport.com

Sandos Caracol Eco Resort in Playa del Carmen (Riviera Maya, Q.R. Mexico) now offers a new ‘Signature Eco Collection” with fully renovated rooms inside the family section.  The new design was inspired by its natural jungle surroundings and include a balcony or terrace along…

Sandos Hotels & Resorts Joins Renowned ‘Dog Whisperer’ Cesar Millan for Weekend of Charity and Adoption Events for Local Dogs

Sandos Hotels & Resorts has officially announced their first celebrity partnership with Cesar Millan’s non-profit organization, The Cesar Millan PACK Project. The partnership will result in an engaging,charitable program for guests of Sandos Caracol Eco Resort and local Riviera Maya…

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya Named in TripAdvisor’s Top 25 World’s Best Destinations 2016

Congratulations to the destination of Playa del Carmen in Riviera Maya (Q.R.) Mexico for being named in TripAdvisor’s Top 25 World’s Best Destinations list for 2016. Add in miles of white sand beaches, turquoise waters, natural activities, gorgeous accommodations plus…

Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen Resort Offers Romantic Spa & Dinner Package for Valentine’s Day 

Couples’ Package Includes Water and Wine-based Treatments and Ixchel Dinner in the Cenote Spa   Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen Resort in Riviera Maya is gearing up for Valentine’s Day by offering guests romantic spa and dinner packages in the…

Leading Chefs of Riviera Maya Create Culinary Collective to Showcase Destination’s Gastronomic Excellence

Leading chefs of Riviera Maya have banded together to create a culinary collective that will host regular dinners to showcase the gastronomic excellence and creative juices of the destination’s top hotels and restaurants. Seven chefs are participating in the Cooks Collective: Riviera…

Grand Velas Riviera Maya’s Cocina De Autor First All-Inclusive Restaurant to Receive AAA Five Diamond Award

Plus, Piaf Restaurant Receives First Four Diamond Award and Frida Restaurant Receives Second Consecutive Four Diamond Award Grand Velas Riviera Maya’s signature restaurant, Cocina De Autor, was awarded AAA Five Diamond Award for restaurants, making it the first restaurant of…

Mexico – Hollywood’s Hot Spot for Celebrity Vacations

Sofia Vergara and Susie Albin-Najera, The MEXICO Report

Mexico has long been a destination of choice for celebrities and those in the entertainment industry. It’s no wonder – with the abundance of picture perfect beaches, private, luxurious accommodations and relaxed yet festive atmosphere – that the ever-bustling entertainment…

National Geographic Traveler Showcases Riviera Maya, Mexico in Cover Story

Catching up on some (good old-fashioned) magazine reading yesterday, this cover story from the January/February 2012 issue of National Geographic Traveler caught my eye — “The Buzz in Mexico” – A feature by writer Melina Gerosa Bellows on the endangered,…

Mayakoba Resort Honored as Top Sustainable Development by United Nations World Tourism Organization and Rainforest Alliance

The ultra-luxury eco-resort, comprised of Banyan Tree, Fairmont and Rosewood Hotels, is recognized with top awards for sustainable and responsible tourism development. Riviera Maya, Mexico –  Officials from United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and Rainforest Alliance gathered last night…

Ak Lu’um International School’s 2nd Annual Eco-Reto Fair, Playa del Carmen

The 2nd annual Eco Reto 2011 is a unique eco challenge where families are invited to build the greenest and most original toy or game. Ak Lu’um International School is preparing its jungle campus to receive environmentalists, government representatives and…