The COVID-19 pandemic helped uncover the susceptibility of Cozumel Mexico’s cruise ship-dependent economy. This accentuates the need to further expand Cozumel’s economy, develop more housing and utilize the Scuba Diving/Snorkeling industry better. A down economy over the recent 2 years points to an economy that is not repairing itself. Relying on just one industry for inhabitants’ incomes is an unsound proposal. Written by Stingray Villa Cozumel.