QUE PASA MEXICO?

MEXICO CITY:
The Mexican capital recently launched eight DOUBLE-DECKER TOUR BUSES serving a 30-mile route starting and ending in Chapultepec Park. The $11 ticket to ride includes a headset offering commentary on the passing scene in several languages, including English. www.mexicocity.gob.mx

COZUMEL:
The new colonial-style OCCIDENTAL GRAND COZUMEL fronts lovely San Francisco Beach, just ashore from the vivid Palancar Reef. Rooms from $149. (800) 858-2258, www.grandcozumel.com

ACAPULCO:
Hike into the just-opened PALMA SOLA archaeological zone near Acapulco for looks at 18 rock murals created 1,800 years ago. www.acapulco-online.com

ZIHUATANEJO:
Debuting at the luxury inn LA CASA QUE CANTA, El Murmullo hotels sequesters four suites in an adjacent seaside villa for the ultimate in privacy. From $550. (888) 523-5050, www.elmurmullodelacasaquecanta.com