Originally Posted by DebJ14
I saw this back in early August before we left on a Carnival cruise Aug 22 that stopped at Cozumel. This only applies outside the tourist areas. They certainly were accepting American dollars - taxis, stores, cart vendors. Didn't notice any change and the Mexicans we asked about the policy said it didn't apply in places like Cozumel, Cancun and other officially designated tourist areas.
Thanks for the report and confirmation!