News

We Got a “Cool Beach Bar”

August 31, 2014 0
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 [……]
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WOW! Akumal cute!

August 31, 2014 0
Vista del Mar hotel in North Akumal has had a facelift! Doesn’t it just make you smile!
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Sargassum-A New “Dirty” Word

August 31, 2014 0
“SARGASSUM” – some of us have learned a new dirty word this August. It’s ok, say it SAR-GAS-SUM, seaweed that floats into tropical areas with shallow waters and coral reefs. Sargassum is a form of seaweed named by the Portuguese sailors who found it in the Sargasso Sea, and was noted by [……]
Comings and Goings

Comings and Goings in August

August 31, 2014 0
Akumal had a very busy August!                            Back in Town… Caryl and Charley Lerner – Half Moon Bay Mike and Deb Jones  – La Iguana Allison and Dean Keegan – Playa Caribe/Tankah Lois McDonald – Chan Chemuyil Gary and Myrna Sparks – Playa Caribe June and Ken Sloan – Playa Caribe [……]
Events

3rd Annual Akumal Triathlon

August 31, 2014 0
  The third Annual Akumal Triathlon was held Friday, 22August.  The gun went off at 5:30 pm — more or less — on the beach in front of Yool Caanal on Half Moon Bay.  Due to the scarcity of bikes, frequent bike malfunctions, and all the topes and potholes, the [……]
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307 Has a New Look

August 31, 2014 0
Several of these solar-powered sign have been installed along Hwy 307 from Pto. Morelos to Tulum. Similar signage was recently installed near Tulum, but showing direction and KM to towns ahead.  Already the one in the south bound lane entering Tulum was knocked down in a daytime wreck.