Here’s some Mexican peso trivia to peruse with your morning coffee — or whatever. The peso was originally the name of the eight-real coins issued in Mexico by Spain (pes referred to its weight). These Spanish dollars or pieces of eight were in wide circulation in the Americas and Asia [……]
A Nov 2014 Update from Bruce Nierenberg Copyright © 2014 Enjoy Cozumel, All rights reserved. Hello all, We wish we had better news, but it looks like the Florida to Yucatán, México Ferry won’t be starting until the end of summer 2015 at the earliest. According to Bruce Nierenberg, he has [……]
Comings and Goings, November 2014, have been exciting here in Akumal. The AkumalNow staff is considering having a spotlight on a person or families each month. In order to do this, we would also like to include a photograph and a short bio. If you are interested in being spotlighted or have [……]
ACC Sponsors Road Building Fundraiser ACC (Akumal Canasta Club) is sponsoring a Road Building Fundraiser for all women of Akumal on December 6, 2014 at Lunita Restaurant. This event was conceived as an opportunity for women to step up and help make a difference in Akumal. To say a section [……]
Want to advertise in AkumalNow? Great! AkumalNow is run by volunteers who really love our community. Unfortunately all the tech that goes into this newsletter is not free. We have bills for domain services, web hosting, email hosting, technical consulting, web design, newsletter subscriptions…the list goes on. Businesses that advertise in [……]
Don’t forget to drop off lots of toys and games for the annual Tequilaville Christmas Party for the children of Akumal pueblo. (Best to leave the gifts unwrapped.) Hopefully Santa will get back to Akumal in time!
A crisis in North Akumal has recently occurred and your help and funds are needed immediately. Please read the letter below from Dan Freeman, Membership Chairman of Asociación de Vecinos de Akumal Norte. ————————————————————————————– Nov 15 at 1:16 PM Dear Friend of Akumal One of [……]
We all have so much to be thankful for, so on the American holiday of Thanksgiving let’s give thanks in the traditional sharing of a beautiful meal with family and friends at one of Akumal’s wonderful restaurants. There are many options and you may just want to eat twice-very hard to [……]
Akumal’s David Poor died today.
They’re here — Buena Vida Halloween Fiesta pics!