The U.S. Department of State is issuing a security alert for spring breakers looking to go to Mexico.
The federal agency lists Mexico as an increased caution site with a Level 2 Travel Rating on the Travel Advisory Scale.
The Mexican Consulate office in Brownsville gives their input on traveling to Mexico this spring break season.
Fernando Valdez, Deputy Consul of Mexico – Brownsville, “As always they should exercise caution and stay out of trouble,not looking for illegal things or illegal activities to do.”
If you are planning on visiting Mexico, experts recommend that you keep your friends and family informed of your travel plans, especially if traveling alone.