Taking a Green Approach at Costa Linda

Aruba tourists have the opportunity to tour Oranjestad, the island capital, meet its residents and find out how they're turning the town green. During your stay at Costa Linda Beach Resort you will learn more about the different environmental…

Visitor Numbers Rising

The Riviera Maya welcomed more than 3.6 million visitors in 2011, a record for the destination and 7 percent up on the number received in 2010. The figures for January to March are also encouraging and show a five percent increase in the number…

Cancun Airline News

As of June 12, Virgin Atlantic began offering direct, twice-weekly flights to Cancun from London’s Gatwick Airport. As British Airways already operates flights from the same airport and leading travel companies such as Thomas Cook, Thompson…

Mexico Economic Growth

According to the National Statistics Institute (INEGI), the Mexican economy grew by 4.6 percent (GDP) during the first quarter of 2012. Industrial production, agriculture and services all contributed to this increase. A recent report from the…

Cancun & Riviera Maya Safety Update

Royal Resorts understands that some members may still have concerns about traveling to Mexico in the light of news reports about security and the Mexican government’s fight against organized crime. We would like to stress that in the case…

Elections in Mexico

It is election year in Mexico. On July 1, Mexicans will go to the polls to choose a new President, 128 senators to serve a six-year term in the Senate and 500 representatives for the Chamber of Deputies, all of whom serve for three years. The…

Espeleo Quintana Roo 2012

The University of Quintana Roo hosted an International Cave Exploration Conference at its Playa del Carmen campus from May 25-27. Cavers and researchers from Mexico and a host of countries including United States, United Kingdom and New Zealand…

Mayan Mural Discovered in Guatemala

A team of archaeologists from Guatemala and the United States led by William Saturno excavating at the Maya site of Xultun in the Peten region of northern Guatemala have discovered a room full of ancient murals that appears to have been the…