Five Things You Missed About Cruising #4
Carnival at Cozumel.
Carnival.....the holiday season not the cruise line. It is best known for being associated with Rio, New Orleans, Samba schools and Mardi Gras parades before the start of lent, the island of Cozumel has been making an effort to build awareness of their own Carnival season.
Held for over 130 years, Cozumel is known to most cruise passengers as a port stop. The community hopes the increased promotion online will lead greater tourism and possibly extended visits by cruise ships. Several lines already offer longer stays in port at Cozumel but none active promote such stays during the carnival season.