The answer appears to be a resounding “No!” This article in the Guardian explains why:
And what’s true for Cancún is likely to be true for almost all the beaches in Quintana Roo along Mexico’s Caribbean coast.
- Can Mexico’s Environmental Agency protect Mexico’s coastline?
- Where are Mexico’s mangrove swamps?
- How ecological is ecotourism in Mexico?
- The growth of Cancún, Mexico leading tourist resort
- Map of the state of Quintana Roo, with Cancún, Cozumel and Tulum