Quintana Roo Is Ready to Combat Sargassum

As the 2020 seaweed season approaches, the government of Quintana Roo is ready to combat sargassum. According to a report in the Riviera Maya News, six sargassum-fighting vessels will be ready to take on the arrival of the algae. Governor Carlos Joaquin Gonzalez noted that he has consulted with the Navy of Mexico on how

Cancun and New York Remain Top Holiday Season Destinations for U.S. Air Travelers

New Locations Appear on the 2019 Top 10 List as Seasonal Travel Diversifies ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Airlines Reporting Corp. (ARC) revealed today that Cancun and New York once again garnered the number-one spots for international and domestic air travel destinations for travelers originating in the U.S. during the Thanksgiving and Christmas-New Year’s holiday season. Strong year-over-year

YesToMexico Getting on the Record: Mexico Safe for U.S. Tourists

For Americans, the onslaught of negative headlines surrounding Mexico can leave them scratching their heads with uncertainty. In light of the recent events, last week, YesToMexico submitted op-eds to newspapers across the country to remind travelers of the country’s popular tourist destinations remain welcoming to their visits. Here’s what YesToMexico President Tom Brussow had to say

Mexican Resorts Get Creative to Deal with Sargassum

For large swathes of the Mexican Caribbean, this has been the summer of sargassum, but while the rust-colored seaweed has plagued the region’s beaches on and off for several years, resorts and destinations have recently been finding ways to fight back. This season’s build-up has been particularly severe, blighting beaches across the Riviera Maya and

What To Know About Sargassum Seaweed In Mexico

Sargassum seaweed has been drawing a great deal of attention in the consumer media, as many tourist destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean have suffered unsightly drifts of the plant on their beaches. YesToMexico, an organization dedicated to providing accurate Mexico travel information, has released a guide to the seaweed to educate travelers on the situation. Sargassum 101 Sargassum is a