Nature and Critters

CEA Turtle Camp 2022 Needs Your Support

April 30, 2022 0
Help us protect and conserve the sea turtles in Akumal. Centro Ecológico Akumal (CEA) launched the 2022 Turtle Camp season, the 27th for the ecological, nonprofit institution.  Climate change impact, sargasso, lack of staff, and the pandemic hit hard.   With the  increased nesting needs – expected to be over [……]
Events

First Friday – May 2022

April 30, 2022 0
Locals, owners, visitors all piled into La Buena Vida in April to touch base with friends and neighbors.  If you’re around on Friday, 6 May, drop by about  5:00 — we’ll be there!  Oh, and wear an interesting shirt — clever Tee, tropical, or cultural.  April shirt winner was Eric, [……]
Akumal Foodie

Paamul Baked Goods Delivered!

April 30, 2022 0
Many of you know Carmelo Elena Carrasco from the Paamul and Puerto Aventuras markets.  Now Carmelo and the bakers are offering delivery service.  They will bake to preorder and deliver to your home every Tuesday afternoon.  Just phone 984-135-9997  or visit   Carmelo Elena Carrasco             [……]
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NPR Sunday Puzzle: Things in Common

April 30, 2022 0
THE WEEKLY QUIZ FROM NPR PUZZLEMASTER WILL SHORTZ    https://www.npr.org/2022/04/17/1093198273/sunday-puzzle-things-in-common On-air challenge: I’m going to name two things. You name something they have in common. Hint: Every answer is a five-letter plural. Ex. The hair / Actor in a play –> PARTS 1. Circus / Telephone 2. Blog / Fence 3. [……]
News

Karaoke at LBV

April 1, 2022 0
La Buena Vida will be doing Karaoke every Wednesday, 6:30 to closing, until the end of April. 
News

Ask Allyn . . . In Memoriam

March 31, 2022 2
Long-time Akumal resident, pal, Tequilaville patron, and AkumalNow contributor Allyn died of covid last week. From his friend Kim:  “He loved his parents.  He loved going to the cabin in Canada with his parents, and his father was the one who taught him to be handy.  His mom was a [……]
Events

Hekab Be Bazaar Info

March 31, 2022 0
Our bi-annual bazaars have become reliable fundraisers for us and a wonderful opportunity for the local Akumal families to buy new/nearly new items for prices as low as 5 pesos! Our next Bazaar will be in May 2022 and we are now accepting donations of virtually everything: clothing, household items, [……]
News

No Dogs on Tulum Municipio Beaches

March 31, 2022 0
According to a recent Riviera Maya News report, the Directorate of Civil Protection and Ecology and Federal Maritime Terrestrial Zone are taking what they feel are necessary steps to help better protect Tulum beaches. José Alberto Cortes Lagunes, municipal director of Zofemat, said that they are taking measures to reduce [……]
Health

What’s New in Akumal – April 2022

March 31, 2022 0
The Clinic of our dentist, Dr. Daniel and our doctor, Dr. Fabio has a new cellphone number. You can reach the doctors at (+52) 984 218 5572.  You can also send a WhatsApp.  
Akumal Foodie

Foodie at Imelda’s Ecocina for Breakfast

March 31, 2022 0
Imelda’s has been serving since 1996, first beside the old CEA building, then by the basketball court in the central Plaza.  She’s open daily from 8-5, and serves dinner Friday nights.  A very pleasant venue, good service, reasonable prices!