News

New Restaurant Open at YalKu Laguna

March 31, 2017 0
La Cueva del Pescador, that venerable restaurant that pleases so many travelers and locals in “downtown” Akumal, has opened a new location in YalKu Laguna called Palapa de Yal Ku.  The setting is delightful with comfortable tables with umbrellas and glimpses of the crystal waters of Yal Ku.  You can [……]
Nature and Critters

Letter from CEA Director

March 31, 2017 0
The following is a letter from the Director of CEA which was published in the organization’s newsletter.  To access the original document, go to [email protected]> FROM THE DIRECTOR The Tragedy of the Commons, a worldwide known economic theory, was first described by William Forster Lloyd in 1833 and then applied [……]
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Reminder: Taco Party Fundraiser

March 27, 2017 0
Tickets are available through PayPal or from Marieke Brown, Natalie Novak Perez, or at LolHa Restaurant.
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Taco Party to Benefit Akumal Ambulance

March 24, 2017 0
March 15 was the first day of the month-long National collection for Red Cross.   Natalie Novak Perez got the ball rolling for a Taco Party, which directly benefits our Akumal ambulance. Tables for groups can be reserved through LolHa at [email protected] Tickets are available through PayPal or from Marieke Brown, Natalie Novak Perez, or [……]
Nature and Critters

Out Our Back Door, April 2017

March 23, 2017 0
Chachalacas What’s that really loud, horrible, awful honking noise you sometimes hear from the jungle so early in the morning? It’s the call of a very unassuming (but noisy) bird, the plain chachalaca. If you haven’t had the pleasure of its dulcet tones waking you after a long night of [……]
Events

Best of the Best, February 2017

February 28, 2017 0
Snow Birds and lots of locals gathered for Best of the Best, February 2017 on a windy February 6 at La Buena Vida Restaurant.  Luckily, the protected enclosed area served its purpose as we were all cozy and friendly; but also, many of our participants enjoyed bar seating.  A new item [……]
Events

MGC February Meeting

February 28, 2017 0
FIRST ANNUAL Mayan Garden Club Gourmet Garden Party: A Huge Success The Mayan Garden Club met for our Gourmet Garden party at Skip’s beautiful hacienda in Xcaret. Besides wonderful food and company Skip, who has a Master’s degree in Horticulture, treated us to a  tour of his home and gardens. Bruce [……]
Akumal Foodie

Akumal Foodie

February 28, 2017 0
La Cueva del Pescador translates to The Fisherman’s Cave,  a fitting name for this Akumal landmark restaurant.  Gonzalo, the man behind the bar, is the driving force behind the success of the restaurant.  Now, if you have been a patron, you’ll  know Carlos or Ivan, but it’s Gonzalo who keeps [……]
News

Vecinos Annual Meeting Report, 2017

February 24, 2017 0
    Dear Members: Our annual Vecinos Membership meeting took place on Wednesday February 15th and was very well attended.  We accepted into membership 18 new homeowners, bringing our membership count to 80. The board of directors for the coming year: President – Dan Freeman, Vice President – Beryl Van Lierop, Secretary – Richard Pargot, Treasurer – [……]