Events

Best of the Best, January 2017

February 24, 2017 0
The photo ‘glitch’ has been resolved, and Best of the Best for January, 2017 was celebrated at La Buena Vida Restaurant to begin another year of this favorite event.  Judges were Mary Henderson and Cherri Schwaiger and the photographer, the intrepid Dave Zucker.  Area restaurants graciously give a free drink [……]
Nature and Critters

Out Our Back Door, March 2017

February 22, 2017 2
Out Our Backdoor  – And a Recipe for     Adventuresome Souls Iguanas When you walk or drive around our part of the world, if you see rocks in the sun on a lightly travelled road, there will probably be an iguana or two hanging out, soaking up the rays. As cold-blooded reptiles, [……]
Nature and Critters

MGC Tip of the Month, March 2017

February 12, 2017 0
Crotons: Colorful leaves all year long Known for their bold, tropical foliage, crotons are perennial evergreen shrubs. These plants grow easily in the Yucatan and can be raised as decorative houseplants as well. Grown for their brightly colored and marked leaves crotons (Codiaeum variegatum) come in a wide variety of [……]
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Akumal Red Cross Ambulance

February 3, 2017 0
In February of last year, I called the Red Cross Ambulance to transport my husband to the hospital.  He was a bit out of sorts – and also 6’8″ tall.  They came quickly but only had a hard board to put him on to get him down two flights of [……]
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Reminder of Vecinos Annual Meeting

February 3, 2017 0
 Just to remind you that the annual meeting of Vecinos will be held on 15 February  2017 at 10:00 am on the second floor of La Buena Vida.  The meeting is open to the community, but you must be a member to vote.  Members must be owners of property in Akumal  Norte.  Hope [……]
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Pueblo Secret

January 31, 2017 0
The AkumalNow  Idea Box  received the following e-mail from Marcia Kirby.  Marcia refers us to an article that appeared in Akumal Direct’s newsletter.  It’s worth sharing! Message Body:http://www.i-akumal.com/blog/secret-ruins-akumal-pueblo We have worked cleaning the Akumal ruin site structure A 1 one trash bag and one bush at a time 🙂 The secret ruins [……]
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Akumal Ambulance

January 31, 2017 0
Below is a letter from Claudia of the Tulum Red Cross with regards to the Akumal Ambulance.                                                                   [……]
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What’s New

January 31, 2017 0
Tope Update ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………
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Xenses

January 31, 2017 0
  Xenses is the new theme park from Xcaret located between Akumal and Playa del Carmen.  It’s billed as a park that is as fun as it is magical, as amazing as it is enigmatic, and as crazy as it is rational.  Once you enter you are taken through different scenarios, [……]
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The Ease of Amazon.com to Your Place in Mexico

January 31, 2017 0
I remember years ago when I first moved to Mexico, life was very different. OK, it has only been like four years, but still, so much has changed in that time. Those of us who live here, winter here, or have rentals here have all experienced the struggle and frustration of [……]