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Cancún’s New Maya Museum

A must-see for your next Royal Resorts vacation! Visit the new Cancún Maya Museum in the forest in front of The Royal Mayan, next to the newly restored archaeological site of San Miguelito.   The latest in the national network of museums…
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New Museum for Mérida

Mérida, the state capital of the Yucatán, also has a new museum. The new ultramodern Museum of the Maya World (Gran Museo del Mundo Maya) is located next to the city’s Convention Center and now houses the collection of Mayan ceramics, jewelry,…
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New Protected Area for Cozumel

A presidential decree in 2012 led to the creation of a new protected area to preserve the northern wetlands, coast and marine ecosystems of the island of Cozumel. Cancún-based NGO Amigos de Sian Ka’an played an important role in the establishment…
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Mayan Discoveries

In the last few months, archaeologists working in the states of Quintana Roo and Yucatán for the Mexican Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) have announced several important discoveries.   In southern Quintana Roo, excavation…
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Mexican Economic News

There has been positive news about the Mexican economy in recent months. The discovery of two huge deepwater oil fields in the Gulf of Mexico, the announcement that major international companies will be investing in the mining, automobile and…
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Upcoming Cancún & Riviera Maya Events

The following is a short list of some of the events coming up in the next few months. Visit the Royal Resorts blog www.royalresortsnews.com for the complete 2013 listing   March Mexican Caribbean Fishing Season begins (help protect species…