Events

Best of the Best, July 2018

July 31, 2018 0
Nineteen souls (some were camera-shy) showed for Best of the Best, July 2018 at La Buena Vida Restaurant for this traditional monthly event.  To share conversation and imbibe a few libations goes along with donning your “best” to try to win the coveted Best Shirt, Best Sandals, or Best Clever [……]
News

Tech News: Windows GodMode

July 31, 2018 2
Tired and frustrated trying to find where to change settings for any given aspect of Windows? For those who are not familiar, GodMode is a feature that conveniently puts hundreds of settings from all around the operating system all in one place. It allows you to control all settings, features and [……]
Akumal Foodie

Foodie Does Tapas

July 31, 2018 0
“Tapas” – “an appetizer or snack in the Spanish cuisine, served hot or cold.” La Gloria de Don Pepe Tapas y Paellas, located in Tulum just around the corner from Don Cafeto, offers the opportunity to try numerous Spanish foods in a single visit. Miguel, who is from Barcelona, and [……]
News

Bits & Pieces

July 31, 2018 0
    Here are some headlines that peaked the interest of readers enough to give us a heads up.  So we’re passing them along to you.  Happy reading!       • Mexico’s Cemex interested in converting state’s sargasso into energy      https://www.riviera-maya-news.com/mexicos-cemex-interested-converting-states-sargasso-into-energy/2018.html • Trade with Mexico supports 566,000 jobs in California      [……]
Events

Best of the Best, June 2018

June 30, 2018 0
Once again, La Buena Vida Restaurant was the place to be on the first Friday of the month for Best of the Best, June 2018.  Loyal locals and some Puerto Aventuras visitors came together to share an evening of conversation and fun – and, of course, a few libations.  Interestingly, [……]
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Fiber Optics Update

June 30, 2018 0
The Telmex rep visited 23 June to share contract detail for running the fiber optic cable into Akumal Norte.  Because we are considered a non-commercial neighborhood we have to pay for installation of the cable.   To run the cable from Central Akumal will cost us $58,640.00 usd, roughly $1,084,840 pesos.  Prior to laying the cable [……]
Akumal Foodie

Foodies at Cetli

June 30, 2018 0
Cetli has been a popular Tulum restaurant for years – excellent Mexican cuisine in a  lovely setting.  Nothing has changed except its location:  it’s now 2.5 km out the Cobá road, on your right past the police hut. Before ordering, diners are invited to sample various moles.                         Then come the [……]