The Caribbean island of Cozumel is a favorite tourist destination. Five million visitors come here every year. But mass tourism is both a blessing and a curse.
The popularity of the Mexican island of Cozumel as a cruise destination is great for the economy — but not necessarily for nature. The country is now trying to protect its blue waters and fragile coral reefs.
After a great start, Hamilton found himself in trouble for large parts of the Mexico Grand Prix, but the Briton recovered in time to get the finish he needed. Germany's Sebastian Vettel finished second.
Ruben Pat Cahuich, manager of a local online news site, was shot to death in the resort town of Playa del Carmen. He had previously been threatened by police over his reporting, the Committee to Protect Journalists said.
A bus full of tourists from the US, Sweden and Brazil has been involved in a fatal crash in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo. The tourists were on their way from a cruise ship port to tour ancient Mayan ruins.
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