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Reminder: Best of the Best Tonight at LBV

December 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

Join us at La Buena Vida Restaurant (LBV) this Friday, 2 December at 5:00 pm.  LBV’s Happy Hour is 5:00- 6:00 pm.  Winners for Best Shirt, Best Sandals, and Best Clever T-shirt.   Shall we expect your [...]

Vecinos de Akumal Norte Update

November 30, 2016 // 0 Comments

  KITCHEN CABINET MEETING, 22 NOVEMBER 2016 NOTES ABOUT OUR MISSION AND GOALS Akumal Playa and Akumal Norte are truly unique locations in the Yucatan Peninsula. We are one of the last free beach areas that is still nearly pristine. Vecinos’ mission is to establish Akumal Norte as a fully [...]

What’s New — or interesting

November 30, 2016 // 0 Comments

  Imelda’s Ecocina has moved to behind El Pueblito, about where Lucy’s used to be. It’s open 7am to 5 pm daily. The shop that sells the thick, blue-rimmed glassware has also moved. At the north end of the Hwy 307 puente through Playa, turn left onto Av 28 de Julio. Head [...]

Local Holiday Event

November 30, 2016 // 0 Comments

Tequilaville is beginning to organize for their annual Santa-in-the-Pueblo event.  Last year 480 children received presents, which was nearly twice as many as the previous year.  Gilly said the kids are already stopping by to see if there will be an event this year. Bill and Lois McDonald from [...]

Akumal Happy Hours, 2016

November 30, 2016 // 3 Comments

On 30 November 2016, the following very important information about local Happy Hours was correct.  Remember, it’s Mexico – all prices are $pesos. La Lunita. Mon & Thurs – margaritas $70, Tues – mojitos $60, Wed – martinis $70, Fri – special cocktail, Sat [...]

The Jesus Christ Lizard

November 30, 2016 // 0 Comments

The following essay is a guest contribution from Randy Fry of Randy’s Planet.   Credit: By Shinde33066 (Own work), via Wikimedia Commons I am not a religious person, but I do believe in miracles.  If a miracle can be defined as something that we cannot explain, then believe me, my life [...]

To-pe or Not To-pe

November 30, 2016 // 0 Comments

Well, we’ve got a lot of topes in North Akumal! – 12 – and that’s not counting the 7 uneven spots and blips in the road that act like topes!  All between Bellamar and C. Iguana.  There’s not much consistency among these bumps, although the law is very clear on what a tope [...]

Best of the Best–It’s New, It’s Fun, and It’s for You!

November 30, 2016 // 0 Comments

Our monthly event to add a little levity for locals as well as guests is the Best of the Best awards that are new, fun, and just for you!  Formerly known as Best Shirt Night, this event has been a staple happening on the first Friday of every month in Akumal  for the past 10 years.  Now updated [...]

Dogs Know a Lot More Than We Think

November 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

Many of us remember the films “The Incredible Journey” and “Lassie Come Home,” featuring pets that found their way home after overcoming incredible odds, proving that dogs know a lot more than we think. Akumal now has its own heart-warming story of an incredible dog that [...]

December Dates to Remember, 2016

November 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

1 Pablo Díaz 2 Mark Miller 4 Jacquelyn & Jordan Dey, Anniversary 4 Juan Antonio Huerta 5 Joyce Hornor 5 Susan Graylee 7 Jordan Dey 10 Gail Rowland 10 Ken Sutton 11 Phill Combs 12 Gayle Doebert 13 Marguerite Kirk 14 Linda Hart Mulgrew 14 Mike Brier 16 Dean Keegan 18 Claudia Muñoz 19 Wendell [...]
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