What’s New Around Akumal etc.

This photo of a water spout was taken by Paul Sánchez Navarro last month.  The phenomenon isn’t common in our area, which is why we thought ‘better late than never.’









Panadería La Guadalupana, has opened in Chemuyil, another enterprise of the family who owns La Palapa Restaurant in Chemuyil and runs the Jungle Fish Beach Club and Restaurant in Tao.  Bear left at Pizzería Leo, go almost a block and there it is on the left!  Open from 7–11am and from 4–8pm, closed Sunday.




From Terry Richardson: “Sorry to inform you that due to lack of funding, the NAS or pluma set up (lights, cameras, plumas and guards) will cease operating on October 1, 2018.”



photo: BGR News

Researchers from the Worcester Polytechnic Institute have developed a robot that hunts lionfish.   Its sharp, buoyant spears kill the fish, which then pop up so that fishermen can recover them.  Lionfish are pricey, after all, running up to $20usd/lb. 

Akumal Ambulance

Donate to help the Red Cross place a full time ambulance in Akumal to service locals and tourists!

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