The beaches of Cancun, Mexico, have been left a little wanting in recent years. Hurricane Wilma battered the sandy stretches (and a whole lot more) in 2005.
But Mexico wants tourists, and the tourists want broad beaches. Thus, a $71-million recovery project, which began Sept. 4, is in full swing in the state of Quintana Roo. During the [...]
MEXICO CITY — Surprised tourists found their little piece of Cancun beach paradise ringed by crime-scene tape and gun-toting sailors on Thursday. Environmental enforcement officers backed by Mexican navy personnel closed off hundred... Read Post
In 2009 we told you about a neat little conservation scheme that Mexico had brainstormed to preserve the country's coral reefs. The reefs around Cancun were getting overrun by tourists, and so the government wanted to give those tou... Read Post