Tourist FYI

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April 25, 2014 0
How do I get newsletter updates more/less frequently?? Great Question! The AkumalNow newsletter is available in three formats. Realtime Update – If you want to be in the know, this is the way to get things hot off the press. Each morning the system looks for new articles and sends you [……]
Artist Efrain "Chino" Cetz

Tequilaville Art Show Recap

April 25, 2014 0
On Sunday, April 13, Tequilaville held an art show for a native artist. Efrain Cetz (aka “Chino”) was born in Tabi, Yucatan, and is a self-taught wood carver.  His subject matter is heavily influenced by the teachings of his grandfather, a traditional Maya.  Beginning when he was a boy, Chino [……]
Hekab Be Biblioteca

Hekab Be Biblioteca Celebrates 20 Years

April 24, 2014 0
Hekab Be Biblioteca 20th Anniversary Congratulations to a wonderful jewel in our community!  The Hekab Be Biblioteca is celebrating its 20th Anniversary!  This collection of brightly painted buildings on the entrance road to Akumal holds treasures for young and old, locals and tourists.  The library was started as a way [……]
Red Cross Tulum

Akumal Comedy Festival Charity – (Tulum Red Cross)

April 24, 2014 0
Tulum Red Cross Each year The Akumal Comedy Festival raises money for community causes.  This year the needs of the Tulum chapter of the Red Cross are the focus.  The Red Cross of Tulum is a very small chapter established only five years ago.  It has six employees: a doctor, [……]
Home Depot Playa del Carmen

What’s New!

April 23, 2014 0
Home Depot Playa del Carmen? Oh my goodness, could it be…   So far it’s only a sign on a chain link fence and a huge, white skeleton structure. A worker on-site says it’s a Home Depot, although when we asked Home Depot corporate, they were noncommittal, go figure. Call [……]