Quintana Roo

CANCUN In essence a tourist destination, Cancun was developed thirty years ago by the state government as an exclusive leisure epicenter. Unfortunately, it was devastated in October 2005 by hurricane Wilma, and had to be practically re-built in its entirety. In this respect, as well as for the amazing record of welcoming more than three million visitors a year, Cancun has exceeded all expectations, and is to this day home to many world class hotel chains, as well as offering a high quality of services infrastructure, always with the tourist in mind. As such, it displays countless options for entertainment and pleasure, such as diving through the colorful coral reef that form the Maya Reef, the second largest in the world; practice aquatic sports including windsurfing, jet-skiing or sport fishing; or ... Read more >>
Quintana Roo History


Quintana Roo, together with the Baja California states, represent the youngest entities in the Mexican Republi ...
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Quintana Roo Culture


As it has been explained, the tourist state of Quintana Roo shares many aspects of its history, culture and tr ...
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Quintana Roo Travel


choose in-land activities like golf, mountain-bike and rappel, among many other options. ISLA MUJERES ...
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Quintana Roo Map

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Quintana Roo Economy

Despite its youth within the Mexican modern federation, the state of Quintana Roo is now located fifth in the ...
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Quintana Roo Geography

With a total surface of 50,483 sq. kilometers and coasts extending some 900 kilometers, the state of Quintana ...
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Quintana Roo Politics

Tourism represents the major economic activity within the entity, contributing more than 90% of the GDP, which ...
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Quintana Roo Government

Lic. Roberto Borge Angulo Gobernador Constitucional del Estado de Quintana Roo Fecha de Nacimiento: 29 de ...
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Quintana Roo Demography

According to the latest population census run across the nation in the year 2005, the state of Quintana Roo re ...
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Everything about the heroic Squadron 201
During the tragedy that was World War II, there were undoubtedly many individuals, regiments and even countries who distinguished themselves by their bravery and fighting tactics in combat. Although originally Mexico remained neutral against the Axis force, It finally side itself with the allies and participated in the war by sending the squadron 201 Read More>>


The story of Tula, Hidalgo
The modern city Tula de Allende, located southwest of the state of Hidalgo is a town with a rich history, dating back even before the arrival of the Spanish conquers. It has been scenario of battles and rivalries Read More>>


Places to see the whale shark in Mexico
Diving with the biggest fish in the world is an amazing experience and the demand for this adventure or just to see this great vertebrate is increasing worldwide. In Mexico it is possible to watch the whale shark in several parts of the country due to our seas keep a suitable temperature to be their habitat Read More>>


What was the Plan of Iguala?
One of the great leaders of the last stage of the independence Augustin de Iturbide was a controversial figure, both because it originally belonged to the royal army as his political career. Read More>>


About the Jumex museum
Opened on November 19, 2013, the Museum created by the Jumex Foundation is a space for the culture dissemination and mainly for the understanding of the contemporary art. Read More>>


The separation of Texas from México
The neighbor state at north of Coahuila was originally part of the territory of Mexico, although several circumstances influenced so it got its independence and then to be incorporated into the United States. Read More>>


Discover Akumal in the Riviera Maya
The turtles land, Akumal, belongs to Tulum town, in the state of Quintana Roo and is a bay protected by a reef with white sand, a wonderful climate, warm waters and magnificent scenery. Read More>>


National Museum of History (Museo Nacional de Historia)
It is no other than the great Castillo de Chapultepec, an emblematic site for the country, where the nation’s freedom was defended once, has now been turned into a museum. Read More>>


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