2011 Archive


News articles from 2011.

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Cozumel Flies High

More than a few nails were being knawed nervously by spectators at Cozumel's spectacular air show, last weekend.

The crowd ooh-ed and aah-ed as aerobatic pilots looped-the-loop, span past each other and soared in dramatic fashion overhead.

 

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Island Wildlife: Pygmy Raccoons

 

This new article in our series about native Cozumel wildlife takes a look at the island's Pygmy Raccoons.

Pygmy Raccoons are seen frequently in the north-west of Cozumel, so it's sometimes hard to believe that these friendly little creatures are actually on the endangered species list.

However, even though they can be quite easy to spot, they are endemic to Cozumel, meaning they are not found anywhere else in the world.

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Cuban Ballet Thrills Cozumel

Locals and tourists gathered in the park in front of Cozumel's City Hall, on Tuesday night, to be thrilled by an inspiring performance by the Cuban National Ballet.

Proving ballet is not just for the elite, dancers wooed the audience with a flawless production of the classic, "Swan Lake".

 

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Learn About Cozumel's Precious Nature

 

Escape the commercial world of tourism on this exclusive new tour to Cozumel's unspoiled northern lagoons, learn about the importance of preserving this precious region.

Ideal for nature lovers or novice birdwatchers, visit a part of Cozumel Island rarely seen by tourists or even locals, an isolated area perfect for nature and birdwatching.

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Two New Cozumel Megastores

Retail chain, Walmart Mexico and Central America, confirmed, yesterday, that they are building two new stores on the island, with plans to open in late June this year.

The Sam’s Club membership warehouse and Bodega Aurrera discount superstore are being constructed next to each other, in a new development area just over a mile inland from downtown Cozumel.

 

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