December 9, 2016
Christmas Chetumal

Caribbean Christmas Dinner And Events

We are starting December by answering some of our current questions from travelers. If you are spending Christmas or New Year’s Eve at this beautiful Caribbean […]
December 7, 2016

Jim Wehrle – 29 Years in Cancun with No Regrets

29 years ago, Jim Wehrle moved to Cancun from Fort Wayne Indiana by way of Fort Worth Texas. He enjoys working in social media, the Internet, […]
December 2, 2016

Riviera Maya Jazz Festival-The 14th Edition

Winter is the type of season that locals are waiting for, and not only because of the amazing fact that we almost NEVER get cold but […]
December 1, 2016
Kristin Busse

Kristin Busse Knows Exactly What She Is Still Doing In Cancun

In 2001, Kristin Busse had the idea to move to Mexico for a year. She had previously vacationed in Cancun and she loved the place. So, […]
November 25, 2016
Red Cross Quintana roo

Emergency Contacts For Travelers In Riviera Maya

One of the greatest things when traveling to Mexico is the relief of having someone to assist you in the event of an emergency. Don´t get […]
November 18, 2016
Xelha Triathlon

Xelha Triathlon-The Green Sport Of Riviera Maya

From all the events with cause that organizes Xelha Eco Park, the Xelha Triathlon is one of the favorite for Animalovers. If you enjoy sportive events […]
November 16, 2016
Marianne Volkmer

Podcast: Marianne Volkmer – Akumal and Loco Gringo

Marianne Volkmer was a technical writer living in Western Mexico before making her way to Akumal in the Riviera Maya, seven years ago. She now enjoys […]
November 11, 2016
Ojos Mayas tours

Community Tourism With Ojos Mayas

Ojos Mayas is a local project in charge of creating community tourism by joining locals and organizing tours that help their economy. Angel Carrera has become […]
November 9, 2016
Gayle Collins

Podcast: Gayle Collins Empowering Kids Through Keeping Kids In School (KKIS)

Gayle Collins was a Minnesota school teacher for 36 years. When it came time to plan for her retirement, she had two conditions which had to […]
November 4, 2016
Manta Raya Cozumel

What To Do And Where To Go In Cozumel

Cozumel is an island that offers incredible options for diving and snorkeling when visiting Riviera Maya. You can cover different places in just one day and […]
November 2, 2016
Norma Pancorbo

Podcast: Norma Pancorbo of Mahahual

Norma Pancorbo has been diving all over the world. A job offer from a small dive center in Costa Maya has enraptured her, and kept her […]
October 28, 2016
Xcaret cemetery

Life And Death Festival-Cultural Epicness At Xcaret

One of the best things about this beautiful area is that everybody feels welcomed no matter what their traditions are. We have travelers wanting to celebrate […]
October 26, 2016
Lia Evans of Tulum

Podcast: Lia Evans Cavern Diver and Foodie and Tulum Lover

Lia Evans and her husband arrived in the Riviera Maya in 2015. After a short visit to Playa del Carmen, they landed in Tulum and fell […]
October 21, 2016
Puerto Aventuras

Riviera Maya Golf-Book Your Tee Time

Many of the activities happening in Riviera Maya are focused on families and golfing it´s not the exception. Very few travelers are aware of the incredible […]
October 20, 2016
Laura and Perry McFarlin

Podcast: Laura and Perry McFarlin aka Laura Mapchick

Laura and Perry McFarlin live in Iowa, but their hearts reside in the Yucatan Peninsula. Their travel guide was one of the first to include a […]
October 14, 2016
Mayakoba route

La Vuelta Mayakoba Bike Route

As the end of the year approaches we discover more and more cultural activities where all family members are welcome. This time we are extremely excited […]
October 13, 2016
Yasmin Vera

Podcast: Yasmin Vera Fun Fitness Vacations in Playa del Carmen

Yasmin Vera is originally from California. She has lived in Playa del Carmen for two years. Yasmin started her luxury fitness business, Fun Fitness Globetrotters, in […]
October 7, 2016
Punta Laguna Monkey

Best Options To An Eco-Friendly Vacation In Riviera Maya

Preserving and protecting the environment now is not just a matter of locals but also travelers. Many tourists are now joining different activities and choosing tours […]
October 5, 2016
Gerardo Dominguez

Podcast: Gerardo Dominguez of Playa del Carmen and Buy Playa

Gerardo Dominguez left his hometown, near the Patagonia area in Argentina, to spend his days on the beaches of Playa del Carmen. He loves Mexico enough […]
September 30, 2016
Carmen Beer

Carmen Beer Co-Riviera Maya Artisan Beer

If we could only try all the amazing things the Riviera Maya has inspired to be created. But we can actually taste the recent artisan beer […]
September 28, 2016
Niki Allen Finding Serenity in the Punta Allen

Podcast: Niki Allen Finding Serenity in the Punta Allen

Niki Allen is originally from the cold, tundra of Northern Michigan. She and her late husband purchased an amazing property on Punta Allen many years ago. […]
September 23, 2016

El Cineclub Movie Nights-Free, Cultural And Family Friendly

Nothing in this life is for free, but some night clubs in Playa del Carmen might be the exception to this rule. For over three years […]
September 21, 2016
Ken Schmidt Playa del Carmen

Ken Schmidt – The Do It All Geek of Playa del Carmen

Ken Schmidt calls Playa del Carmen home and is a self-professed mezcal guy. He is the CIO for a major hotel chain and a restaurateur to […]
September 15, 2016
Dia del grito

Celebrate El Grito-Mexican Independence Day

If you happen to be in Riviera Maya at this moment, consider yourself very lucky. This date in Mexico has a special meaning for all of […]
September 14, 2016
Angel Carrera ‒ Ojos Mayas and Sustainable Tourism

Angel Carrera ‒ Ojos Mayas and Sustainable Tourism

Angel Carrera is passionate about conserving the history of the Mayan people and their culture. Besides being a walking talking history book, he is also a […]