Juan Carlos has begun a new venture — he’s working with Akumal Investments, whose office is beside LolHa restaurant. Great for him, sad for us ……….. I thought. Luckily, he’s still running Delivery VIP. The hours are now 4:00 – 8:00 pm, and the service is still excellent!
Due to Covid and Q.Roo’s reduced tourism tax income, we have more forms to fill out. Here’s the skinny↓ ♦This Mexican government health form must be filled out by each person prior to entry into Mexico: https://www.aeromar.mx/files/Cuestionario_de_viajero.pdf ♦This airline health form that must be filled out prior to leaving [……]
A little this & that from the media. • Sor Juana 100-peso bill wins banknote of the year award https://mexiconewsdaily.com/news/sor-juana-100-peso-bill-wins-banknote-of-the-year-award/ • A Guide to Tipping In Mexico https://www.gettingstamped.com/tipping-in-mexico-guide/ • This ultra-white paint could make buildings much cooler https://www.cnn.com/style/article/ultra-white-paint-scli-intl-scn/index.html • The new Mexican Electronic Passport [……]
Today’s tip: Always crack eggs into a separate dish, as opposed to directly into your recipe mix– I had TWO bad eggs a couple of weeks ago–the first bad eggs I’ve ever gotten. Ever. And they were nasty. Beware of bad info from the internet. I’ve had a craving [……]
If you are ready for a break or just want to “chill” somewhere different, may I recommend Isla Holbox? A two-hour drive from Akumal will put you at Chiquila where you can catch a ride on a ferry. There are two ferry companies. One leaves on the hour and the [……]
There it is …… The new propane refill station is located immediately south of Chedraui on Hwy 307 at Puerto Aventuras. The extra wide road shoulder makes for easy access.
THE WEEKLY QUIZ FROM NPR PUZZLEMASTER WILL SHORTZ https://www.npr.org/2021/04/18/988385478/sunday-puzzle-vowel-replacement On-air Challenge: I’m going to read you some clues. The answer to each one is one of the words in the clue with its vowel sound changed. Example: What fish bite –> BAIT (the word “bite” with the long-I sound changed to [……]
Nesting Momma Turtles are Back! Just in time for Mother’s Day! The nesting season has begun…with a record breaking early, first attempt on April 9, 2021! The first nesting attempt was spotted by a past Volunteer-VT, Dave Loper. On April 19th, biologist José Luis Miranda, a seasoned Akumal Bay Beach [……]
Turtle Season 2021 officially begins today! Do your part!