Those of us in the Mexico travel business know that 99.9% of the country is perfectly safe. The drug cartel wars along the border and isolated areas of the country interior are well-documented, and sometimes sensationalized, as major media are prone to do. Bad news attracts readers like money-lenders attract sociopaths.
So for those of you that want yours voices to be heard, Travel and Leisure magazine has commissioned an online survey designed for you and me, the Mexico traveler. I encourage you to take a minute or two and go to this page:
They want to know about your Mexico travels; if you felt safe, if you have been convinced not to go, etc. Mexico tourism is extremely important to their country. Please help add some balance and reality to the situation. The deadline is April 15 at midnight. Thanks.