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Oasis Sens rolls out new LGBT friendly red carpet

For our three weeks in Cancun, we stayed at the Oasis Sens (formerly known as the Sens Del Mar and the Grand Oasis Playa); as of January 4, 2013, this resort officially markets itself as LGBT friendly

Cancun excursion may set record as world’s largest travel club trip

PLANO, Texas - London isn't the only place world records were made last week—a single group of nearly 3,000 vacationers descended upon Cancun's Moon Palace Golf and Spa Resort to set what the host c

Villa del Palmar Cancun celebrates resort grand opening

CANCUN, Mexico - Just in time for holiday travel, Villa del Palmar Cancun unveiled the highly anticipated third and final phase of the resort on December 23, providing extraordinary value with winter

UN head pleads for global agreement on climate change

The United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, delivered an impassioned plea for agreement at the United Nations climate change conference in Cancún on Tuesday.

British Airways continues expansion of its Gatwick network

CRAWLEY, England - British Airways has opened up its Gatwick gateway with a growing route network that has firmly established it as the airport's leading long haul carrier.

Firebombing in Cancun leaves 8 dead

The violence in Mexico escalated Tuesday when eight people - most of them women - were killed in the firebombing of a bar in the tourist mecca of Cancun.

British Airways to begin flights from London to Cancun

British Airways (BA) will be offering a new direct flight from London to Cancun, operating twice a week on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Drug cartels tightening control over Mexico’s most important tourist resort

MEXICO CITY – The arrest of Cancun's mayor on suspicion of protecting two violent drug gangs as he campaigned for governor has heightened fears that cartels are muscling their way into Mexican polit

Tourist dies in Cancun airport

A tourist hit her head and died after falling down the plane steps as she arrived for a holiday in Mexico.

Cancun’s tourism industry recovering quickly

Mexico's spring break king — Cancun — is rebounding quickly from last year's triple blow to its tourism industry caused by the country's swine flu epidemic, drug violence and a global economic cri

Second Runway added to international airport in Cancun

The Cancun Airport will unveil its US$67 million dollar investment, a second-runway infrastructure project including the construction of an additional runway, entirely new control tower, and taxiway b

Hotel is stealing sand, quick, close the beach!

MEXICO CITY – Surprised tourists found their little piece of Cancún beach paradise ringed by crime-scene tape and gun-toting sailors this week.

Tourism this week in Latin America

ARGENTINA Golf grows as Argentinean tourist attractiveness

“Global Summit over Lessons Learned from Influenza A (H1N1)” to take...

Cancun has been designated as the host destination for the "Global Summit over Lessons Learned from Influenza A (H1N1)." During a press conference held on June 22, where the minister of health, Jose C

New flights to Cancun and Santo Domingo from Fort Lauderdale

JetBlue Airways today expands at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport with two international routes linking its South Florida focus city with Cancun, Mexico and Santo Domingo, Dominican Rep

New air service from Baltimore/Washington to Cancun, Mexico

AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc., today launched daily nonstop flights from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport in Baltimore, Maryland to Cancun Airport

New air service from Atlanta, Georgia to Cancun, Mexico

AirTran Airways today launched daily nonstop flights from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta, Georgia to Cancun Airport International in Cancun, Mexico.

Cancun: Where is the beach?

The occupancy in mid-January 2009 in Cancun was 78 percent – a bit better than the previous year, according to Cancun tourism director Arturo Escaip Manzur.

Mexico tourism thriving amid economic crisis and high flight rates

According to the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and Mexico’s tourism, the economic crisis and the high prices of flight tickets are actually helping to boost tourism in Mexico.

AirTran Airways announces new service to Cancun, Mexico

ORLANDO, FL - AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc., announced today plans to expand its Caribbean services with new flights to Cancun, Mexico, effective February 25, 2009.

Cancun – home of best kept secret of Mayan world

Cancun is a gateway destination to natural marvels; surrounded by jungle and sea, it offers visitors all kinds of experiences.

Swimming with whale sharks a reality near Cancun

CANCUN, Mexico - Swimming with the Whale Shark, the largest fish in the world, is a dream that can only become a reality in a few places throughout the world, such as Australia and Belize.

Tragic accident takes life of high school student in Cancun

GradCity has suspended all snorkeling cruises for students traveling to Cancun, Mexico for the remainder of their travel season. The company made the decision following a snorkeling accident which took the life of Lisa Chung, a high school student from Grand Prairie, Texas.

Texas woman declared brain dead after nearly drowning when overloaded tourist...

CANCUN, Mexico — Police said Monday they are investigating whether a Cancun tourist boat was overloaded when it sank over the weekend, leaving a Texas woman brain dead.Lissa Thang Chung, 18, of Dallas nearly drowned Saturday when the catamaran sank between Cancun and Isla Mujeres, said Luis Felipe Ortiz, police chief for the state of Quintana Roo.

JetBlue adds 17th destination from Orlando: nonstop service to Cancun begins...

Orlando, Fla. - JetBlue Airways will add its 17th nonstop destination from Orlando International Airport with the launch of daily nonstop service to Cancun, Mexico on March 13, 2008*. The award-winning low-fare airline will offer the only daily nonstop service between Central Florida and Mexico's famed Yucatan region with fares starting at just US$49(a) each way.