Mexico's beaches remain a popular tourist destination

May 31, 2012 by
Categories: Mexico


EL PASO -- The ongoing violence in parts of Mexico isn’t hurting tourism through all of the country.

While border towns struggle to attract visitors, Mexico’s beaches continue to be a popular destination for travelers looking for a little sun and fun.

Riviera Maya is located just south of Cancun, and is Mexico’s top tourist destination. A record 3.6 million visitors traveled to Riviera Maya in 2011, and that number is expected to increase in 2012.

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