JOURNEY MEXICO ASSURANCE
Tourism is one of the major pillars of the Mexican economy and the safety of its visitors and foreigners living here is always Mexico’s top priority and concern. While it is no secret that Mexico has been getting some bad press, those who live here or have visited this amazing country know that much of the bad news you read is embellished. Journey Mexico´s international team prides itself on being a on-the-ground resource for the current state of affairs in Mexico.
Originally from the United States, Zachary Rabinor and his wife, Rebecca Scotti have lived in Mexico since 2006.
Born in Switzerland, Matteo Luthi moved to Mexico in 1993 and proudly received his Mexican Citizenship in 2009.
FROM OUR BLOG
While it’s no secret that Mexico has been getting some bad press throughout the years, Journey Mexico prides itself on being a on-the-ground resource for the current state of affairs in Mexico, and you can always find the most up to date information concerning these matters in our Safety of Mexico section on our blog.
UPDATED MEXICO TRAVEL WARNING FROM U.S DEPARTMENT OF STATE
The follow states have no warning or advisories in effect, and we’ve highlighted the cities that can be found in those states.
Campeche: Campeche City, Calakmul, Edzna
Chiapas: San Cristobal de las Casas, Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Comitán, Tapachula, Palenque, Yaxchilán, Bonampak, Toniná, Sumidero Canyon, San Juan Chamula, Zinacantan
Guanajuato: Guanajuato City, Leon, San Miguel de Allende
Distrito Federal: Mexico City (Polanco, Santa Fe, San Angel, Coyoacan, La Condesa, Chapultepec Park, Bascilica de Guadalupe, Historic Center, Zócalo, Xochimilco, Templo Mayor, Bellas Artes)
Puebla: Puebla City, San Andres Cholula, San Pedro Cholula
Queretaro: Queretaro City, Bernal
Quintana Roo: Cancun, Riviera Maya, Tulum, Playa del Carmen, Mayakoba, Akumal, Isla Mujeres, Puerto Aventuras, Cozumel, Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, Xpu-Ha
Veracruz: Veracruz City, Tajin
Yucatan: Merida, Chichen Itza, Isla Holbox, Ek Balam, Valladolid, Izmal, Uxmal
Updated: Nov. 02, 2016 based on April 15, 2016 Travel Warning; check travel.state.gov for the most updated information.
JOURNEY MEXICO RECOMMENDS
As with any travel, you should always exercise caution and be aware of your surroundings. We encourage everyone to review the detailed information on staying safe in Mexico via the U.S State Department’s Country Specific Information for Mexico. We invite you to read a recent interview about the current affairs of Mexico with Journey Mexico Founder and CEO, Zachary Rabinor here.