Robin’s Best Shirt Contest this September was surprisingly well-attended and the crowd glowed with good cheer and really great shirts. This event honors the memory of Robin Goble whose penchant for classy and colorful shirts was well-known. This event is held on the first Friday of each month at LolHa [……]
Yoga en Akumal is presenting an international retreat with Russian Iyengar Yoga Teacher Vitaly Litvinov partnering with Michael Stewart for 12 days of intensive yoga at Riviera Maya locations of Akumal and Bacalar. The retreat is open to all levels. It will be focused and intense with 2 long practices each [……]
Akumal pueblo has its first women’s football team — the STARS! Captain Taña reports that they had a 10-2 record going into the final season game. A loss to one of the Chemuyil teams had the STARS finishing in 3rd place – not bad for their first year out! The STARS competed against the eight teams [……]
An old Akumal business has a new look. Lucy’s Ice Cream has opened a shop on the entrance road. Hours are 11 – 7 daily. Of course, you can still grab a cone at Turtle Bay!
September was a pretty quiet month around Akumal! Lol Kanaab was visited by Ellen and Bruce Eanet Seven Seas saw the return of – Bay and Chris Haas – Nance Walker – Sharn Hampton…Sharn is off to start her new life in France Allison and Dean Keegan were back in [……]
Hola! YOU ARE INVITED…This Sunday, September 28 is the first Sunday Salon for the Akumal International Artist Residency .THIS Sunday meet new international residency artists Michael Olivo, Sarah Alden & Alexis Brooke Felder as they share works in progress, lively discussion and vino with us under the stars! There is limited seating for these events, and so [……]
There are tons of fotos this month from Robin’s Best Shirt Award night — take a look!
Steve Clouther sent along USA Today‘s article about the 5 coolest beach bars in Riviera Maya. Why? Because North Akumal’s own La Buena Vida is featured. The writer mentions the sand floors, swings, crow’s nest, and Day of the Dead décor. Also singles out some of the signature cocktails and shots, such as the Maya Kiss [……]