June 15, 2018
Andrea Gallo, Tulum, México

Andrea Gallo Enjoys the Simple Essence of Tulum Mexico

Today’s guest, Andrea Gallo is originally from New York City. When she needed a break from the high-pressure, fast-moving world of fashion designing, Andrea took her […]
May 9, 2018

Artisan Market in Tulum at La Zebra Hotel

Following the resounding success of two interactive all-female Artisan Markets, Ladies Who Lunch/Chicas Who Chat is proud to announce this month’s market on Saturday, May 12th […]
March 21, 2018

Paddleboarder Tony Schaefer is a Stand Up Guy

When this week’s guest, Tony Schaefer, and his wife bought their home in Puerto Aventuras in the early 2000’s, he had never heard of paddleboarding. While […]
March 7, 2018
Suzan Crane

Chicas Who Chat Make an Impact with Suzan Crane

My guest this week lives in the jungle of Tulum. Suzan Crane has a colorful career and travel history. She ran a famous punk club in […]
March 6, 2018

A Tulum Market This Sunday That You Don’t Want To Miss

Following the resounding success of our first Interactive all-female Artisan Market last December, Ladies Who Lunch/Chicas Who Chat is proud to announce the second installment on […]
February 11, 2018

Feel Good about Getting Involved in the Local Community

Each year the KKIS, Keeping Kids in School, Project gives people an opportunity to help change the lives of children in Playa del Carmen. KKIS provides school […]
January 23, 2018
Isla Mujeres beaded purses from the Women's Beading Coop

Sustainability Can be Found in the Colorful Art Work of Passionate Women

One of the most important aspects of sustainable tourism is support of the community, and Isla Mujeres makes it easy for travelers to buy locally with […]
January 15, 2018
Isla Mujeres Artist Fair

The Color of the Island Shines Through at the Local Art Fair

The streets of downtown Isla Mujeres always offer souvenir shops with colorful merchandise displayed in their doorways and along their sidewalks, creating a vibrant hub for […]
December 13, 2017
akumal ambulance dinner

A Community Comes to the Aid of the Ambulance and the People It Serves

It’s hard being a little town between some of the most vibrant cities in the Riviera Maya such as Playa del Carmen and Tulum.  Akumal just […]
December 7, 2017
baby turtle on soliman bay tulum

Volunteers step up to protect the threatened sea turtles

With the help of groundskeepers, security staff and property owners, over 2000 baby sea turtles began their life this year on the beach of Soliman Bay. […]
November 29, 2017
Russell Granger

Russell Granger Invests in Playa del Carmen in More Ways Than One

My guest this week is a New Yorker who makes Chicago-style pizza in Playa del Carmen. Russell Granger’s story of finding himself in the Riviera Maya […]
October 4, 2017

What to Expect When Visiting Akumal Monkey Sanctuary with Ricardo Arellanos

When Ricardo Arellanos’ family moved to Cozumel, the Riviera Maya was a very different place. Cancun only had two hotels and Playa del Carmen was just […]
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