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Margaritaville in Cozumel is a frachise owned by...
Margaritaville in Cozumel is a frachise owned by a Mexican from Cancun, but he employs Mexicans living in Cozumel. I´m sure Jimmy Buffet gets his share, but this one is not ¨foreign owned¨.
I would think yes, 6 hours is about all you can...
I would think yes, 6 hours is about all you can get in if your ship is at port only eight hours. Great thing about fishing in Cozumel is there is zero travel time before you are fishing. Typically...
Bring snorkel gear. Paradise Reef sits...
Bring snorkel gear. Paradise Reef sits immediately at the edge of Marina Caleta. It is one of the better shallow reefs in the marine park. The marina is an easy walk from Puerta Maya (Carnival’s...
I was responding strictly about Cozumel, Mexico. ...
I was responding strictly about Cozumel, Mexico. I have no knowledge of Gran Cayman fishing laws nor what locals like or dislike.

In Cozumel, this is not a problem and perfectly legal if you...
Locals do it all the time and I don’t know of...
Locals do it all the time and I don’t know of anyone who would be upset. The only problem is renting a pole. Bring a light tackle spinning rod & reel combo with some shinny spoons (about size you...
Do you know who won first second and third place...
Do you know who won first second and third place on the tournament? thanks :D[/quote]

The second and final day of the tournament began with strong rainfall, which concerned the fishermen and the...
The Disney being first to return is a good thing...
The Disney being first to return is a good thing for Cozumel. Disney Magic is considered a ship with passengers of high purchasing power, probably a bit more expensive than some others, so maybe...
It could be Carnival (the news was not specific)...
It could be Carnival (the news was not specific) returning quickly because the Mayor of Cozumel being interviewed during the ongoing XXVIII Rodeo de Lanchas Mexicanas (annual fishing tournament)...
Forum: Cozumel
Posted By FishermanJim
Excellent typically! Billfish are in the Mexican...
Excellent typically! Billfish are in the Mexican Caribbean usually through August and often into September, but begin to drop off for the winter - other species are here year-around.
OK I'm all riled up, I want to get a zillion...
OK I'm all riled up, I want to get a zillion signatures and send the petition to the CDC!!

Will you help me?

http://www.petitiononline.com/freecoz/petition.html...
The US Center for Disease Control holds all the...
The US Center for Disease Control holds all the keys to Mexico Ports. According to press releases by Carnival, they are obligated to follow the CDC recommendations or their passenger insurance...
Cruise passengers with Carnival reservations...
Cruise passengers with Carnival reservations should contact the lines and ask them for sensible reasoning. Canceling Baja California in favor of USA California ports where Governor Schwarzenegger has...
World Health Organization- May1st. -
1 May 2009 -- WHO is not recommending travel restrictions related to the outbreak of the influenza A(H1N1) virus. Today, international travel moves rapidly, with large numbers of individuals visiting...
Carnival will suspend visiting all Mexican Ports...
Carnival will suspend visiting all Mexican Ports of Call until May 10 according to local news. Carnival alone is taking this action as a precaution and because they have been inundated with...
We get regular e-mail information from the U.S....
We get regular e-mail information from the U.S. Embassy and Consulates in our area. This is the most recent...

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Update on Flu Outbreak in Mexico – Center for Disease Control...
Texas, Califiornia, Kansas and New York have...
Texas, Califiornia, Kansas and New York have confirmed cases, maybe more. There are 1000 suspected cases near Mexico City´s surrounding area but none in the Yucatan Peninsula area.

I think it is...
Yet there are ZERO cases of swine flu in Cancun. ...
Yet there are ZERO cases of swine flu in Cancun. The students in New York may have brought it with them, but if they did not travel to Cozumel, it would be impossible that their illness made the...
Why? All the information out there says there is...
Why? All the information out there says there is no problems of this nature in the Mexican Yucatan, Riviera Maya regoion including Cozumel.

U.S. Embassy offers advice

The U.S. Embassy in...
There are in increasing number of cases within...
There are in increasing number of cases within the USA as well. Precautions if you feel the need, but there has not been a single case of this so far south as the Yucatan.
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Google ¨Cozumel Ferry Schedule¨ - there are...
Google ¨Cozumel Ferry Schedule¨ - there are several sites available with the information you need.
Ferry service runs every hour on the hour going...
Ferry service runs every hour on the hour going both ways to and from the mainland at Playa del Carmen and Cozumel. There are two companies that sometimes alternate turns and sometimes run...
There is a large glass blowing factory on the...
There is a large glass blowing factory on the mainland side. Ferry ride is 40 minutes each way.

(http://www.essortment.com/travel/topthingspl_sljv.htm#)On La Quinta street performers entertain...
Mostly yes, but a bit later than usual. A lot...
Mostly yes, but a bit later than usual. A lot has to do with how many ships are in port and what time they begin to arrive.
Most tour operators have a ¨no ship - no pay¨...
Most tour operators have a ¨no ship - no pay¨ policy and typically state it clearly on their web sites. I concur with all the above - if it is not written on the site where you book, ask them for a...
I think you have a good point. The topic is...
I think you have a good point. The topic is ¨State Department Cozumel Warning¨ and of course it is NOT a warning about Cozumel at all.

I live in Cozumel - you folks are perfectly safe if you...