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“The Dark Side of Tulum”

January 31, 2019 0
This heads-up from Judy B — “You must see this ! My hat off to the producer Rachel Appel  , and to Heather Froeming for telling it like it is!” www.youtube.com/watch?v=izKoyIfDI3w&feature=youtu.be  
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Golf Carts in Akumal

January 31, 2019 0
Lately when I drive down the beach road in Akumal, I get the feeling I’m on the back 9 of a golf course – an evident increase in golf carts. If you just want to stay around Akumal, a golf cart is the way to go. However, the road is [……]
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Bits & Pieces – February 2019

January 31, 2019 0
A little this & that from the media. Zapatistas are back and preparing to confront AMLO over Maya Train! https://mexiconewsdaily.com/news/zapatistas-are-back-and-preparing-to-confront-amlo/ Zapatistas say they won’t permit AMLO’s ‘destructive projects’ https://mexiconewsdaily.com/news/amlos-destructive-projects/ Cost analysis for Maya Train has begun in Playa del Carmen https://www.riviera-maya-news.com/cost-analysis-for-maya-train-has-begun-in-playa-del-carmen/2019.html January 1 marks beginning of mandatory auto insurance in [……]
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Liability Auto Insurance Now the Law

January 17, 2019 0
The following is reprinted from the Riviera Maya Times, https://www.riviera-maya-news.com/january-1-marks-beginning-of-mandatory-auto-insurance-in-mexico/2019.html Mexico — As of today, it is mandatory that vehicles traveling on roadways throughout Mexico have, at minimum, third-party auto insurance.As of January 1, vehicles must have at least third-party insurance to guarantee damage payment in the event of an [……]
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Yoga Is Back!

January 16, 2019 0
Yoga returns to Akumal! Venue is Las Casita #19. Turn into Las Casitas to the north of CEA and follow the path that runs along the left side of the first casita building. Go all the way around to the back and you’ll see #19. The studio is upstairs, but [……]
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Karaoke in Akumal Area!

January 16, 2019 0
This info comes to us thanks to Carlos in Akumal Norte, who sings beautifully and frequently at Karaoke spots.  If you’d like to hear Carlos or be an active participant, here is the Sked: Monday:  La Palapa in Chemuyil at 6:30 – 9:30 Tuesday: Café Ole in Puerto Aventuras at [……]
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Mayan Home & Garden Club Meeting

January 7, 2019 0
MAYAN HOME AND GARDEN CLUB TO MEET JAN 26 FOR PIZZA AT HOME OF GOURMET CHEF The Mayan Home and Garden Club will meet Saturday January 26th 2pm at the home of a member for a pizza making demonstration and then we will make our own creations. You are asked [……]
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Best of the Best, December 2018

January 1, 2019 0
As usual, we had a grand time on the first Friday of last month.  It’s always a perfect opportunity to touch base with seasonal pals, both tourists and owners.  And it’s also a chance to meet new visitors and owners. Please drop by La Buena Vida this Friday, 4 January, for a drink, [……]
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Bits & Pieces − January 2019

January 1, 2019 0
 Canadian company announces 4.5 billion peso investment in Quintana Roo https://www.riviera-maya-news.com/canadian-company-announces-4-5-billion-peso-investment-in-quintana-roo/2018.html  Gold medal for Mexican team at Shanghai robotics competition! https://mexiconewsdaily.com/news/gold-medal-at-shanghai-robotics-competition/  What is an “Aguinaldo” and how is it calculated https://www.theyucatantimes.com/2018/12/what-is-an-aguinaldo-and-how-is-it-calculated/  Intelligent speed bump installed for trial run in León, Guanajuato https://mexiconewsdaily.com/news/intelligent-speed-bump-installed/  Mayan activists reject [……]