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White sand beaches and vibrant blue ocean to freshwater springs this is the forgotten Mexico.
Pristine visuals like these are not the first images the most Americans think of what if -- news about the -- protects -- With an exclusion of screaming headlines about the war between the drug cartels and the Mexican government.
That has led to nearly 45000.
Deaths and -- 1006.
American and other potential travelers have been inundated with stories about the violent cartel warfare.
Another victim of the bloody war the country's twelve billion dollar tourism industry.
Americans and Canadians or Europeans who are thinking about tourist spots might well decide to go.
To Florida or California or by the -- -- the Caribbean.
Or to other places right where they wouldn't confront this kind of issue at all and that has significantly.
And quite negatively affected tourism which is one of the principal sources of income.
Don't don't don't don't.
According to the Cancun visitors bureau.
50% of Mexico's tourism dollars originate from KQ and in the popular resort areas on the Yucatan peninsula.
-- on the receipt to be trending upwards tourism officials -- hotel workers are fighting back.
It gets what they consider an unfair stigma from neutral -- far away.
We are 11100 miles from the there's no secret that there are some issues going on.
Fees -- drug cartels.
But it's all basically at the border and does not affect came in whatsoever mr.
calabrese vice president from area charger -- to -- the company.
Properties in Cancun.
Says the most Americans did not realize how far -- who is from places like Ciudad Juarez where the majority of the violence is happening.
Is the same distance as -- the Boston.
But as a result want plus.
-- -- Rigs are very approachable because it was a little -- down -- -- even better place to visit in the service except.
It is hot and -- the famous Mayan ruins near Cancun.
The temperatures nearly hundred degrees but He has not deterred.
Swarm of tourists mostly European and Asian.
Taking snapshots of the remnants of an ancient civilization.
It has been described as spiritual -- Society -- city local Mexican -- and offensive -- apparel.
Coop -- which resembles an American raccoon.
Fox byline -- -- -- -- supposed to be amazed shutter bugs.
Smith's -- throughout England encouraged reporters to travel tonight.
I'm excited to England you just come out thing.
And that you.
And no I don't.
At the -- -- -- -- Serafin Gomez Fox News -- --
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