14 miles of pristine white beaches shaped like a number "7" crystalline waters and sultry nights. The history of Cancun dates back to 1967 when the Mexican government, recognizing the importance of tourism to the country’s economic future, began a detailed search to pinpoint ideal sites for tourism development. Resting on the northeast corner of the Yucatan Peninsula in the state of Quintana Roo.
With its Mexican heart and Caribbean soul, Cozumel appeals to all sorts of travelers, from cruise ship passengers to extreme diving fanatics to history and nature buffs to those simply seeking relaxation. Today it still continues to be an important haven for ships, welcoming passengers from the most popular cruise lines as Mexico’s most popular port-of-call. One-day cruise ship visitors will discover island traditions, natural wonders.