Nature and Critters


November 30, 2019 1
I really don’t know anyone who likes scorpions, ( el escorpión).  Maybe the people who study them have an interest, but like, I think not.  My neighbor Betsy was removing some towels from her drier last week and felt something scrape her arm. She dropped the towels and discovered a [……]

What’s New in Akumal: Art, Glamping, and More Art

November 30, 2019 0
New art in Akumal Pueblo;  fotos courtesy of Steve Neely. And more art: 2 LBV Halloween Party costume winners —               Glamping arrived in Akumal recently.  Located .4 km on the right up the road to Uxuxubi, the facility has individual “rooms” that sleep king [……]
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Akumal Foodie: Breakfast at Lol Ha

November 30, 2019 0
One morning a friend and I set out for breakfast. Even though my friend has had a condo for many years in Akumal, she’d never had breakfast on the deck of LolHa. It was a beautiful day to be outside, watching the early beach goers set up. LolHa for breakfast [……]

The Journey That Sucked the Life Out of Me!

November 30, 2019 0
It might sound terrible to state that this journey sucked the life out of me, but it did. Many expats will tell you “it’s easy”, “we had no problems”, “jump in and enjoy the ride”, or some mantra like that; but, the truth is, it is a roller-coaster ride, a [……]

Mexico City – Interesting Facts

November 30, 2019 0
MEXICO CITY ………. ♦  has the most museums in the world:  160!  And nearly all are free on Sundays! ♦  has a population of more than 21 million people → the largest metropolitan area in the western hemisphere  → the largest Spanish-speaking city in the world ♦  and over 600,000 [……]

For The Love Of Crafts: Mandala 2

November 17, 2019 0
The Akumal and area craft club “For The Love Of Crafts” held Session 2 of the “Mandala Message Stones” class. The workshop was held in the lovely community of Paamul on Saturday, November 16 in the community’s Church, a large, open-air Palapa. We had a small group of crafty ladies [……]