In the ongoing battle between the Tulum and Playa del Carmen taxi unions, things took a turn for the worse Saturday. It is reported by several newspapers that the Tulum union drivers destroyed or damaged 13 Playa taxis not far from the ruins site. According to the newspaper Por Esto, six taxis were overturned.
This can not be good for tourism since it was said this was witnessed by tourists in the area. It is said that the police fired shots into the air but were unable to control the stiuation.