Monday, May 11, 2015

West Mexican Violence Alters Cruise Plans

Violence in western Mexico is growing as the federal government is launching an offensive against the drug cartels resulting in what looks like a war in some locations. Although the violence is limited to only a few instances in Puerto Vallarta, and limited to arson fires at gas stations and bank branches, it is enough of a potential threat to cause several cruise lines to change plans for calls at the city.

Details appeared in the May 11 edition of Cruise News Daily.