January 31, 2018

Gastón Charó Has Created an Oasis of Art in Playa del Carmen

My guest this week is an artist whose passion for a more tranquil life brought him to Playa del Carmen. Originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina, Gastón […]
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 […]
November 27, 2017
La Galeria Lamanai

Discover One-of-a-Kind Treasures at Akumal’s Hidden Jewel Box on the Beach

Art is more than a business for Lucia Crespi; it is a passion. Crespi opened La Galeria Lamanai near the entrance of Akumal Beach nearly 20 […]
October 31, 2017

Shop for the Best Authentic Souvenirs and Unique Folk Art in Playacar

Contemporary art and design meet traditional Mexican handicrafts at the Playacar Center Shopping Mall. Playacar is a sprawling, self-contained community that has a beach, ruins, and […]
January 25, 2012

“Xtabentum: A Novel of Yucatan” by Rosy Hugener

According to Mayan legend, the Xtabentum flower that grows wild on the Yucatan peninsula first appeared on the grave of a free-spirited young woman who was scorned for her passion by the people of her village, but loved by the gods for her kind heart.
December 31, 2011

Author Explores the Maya’s Many Uses of Plants

"Plants in the Mayan Culture: Traditional Remedies, Food & Art" is a beautiful documentation of the Maya culture
December 20, 2011

UnPaint Table Series by Artist Enrique Diaz

A Mexican artist teaches to restore, renew and rejoice in the resources we are given.
December 5, 2011

Cristifer Art Classes in Playa del Carmen

Do you love to travel? Do you love art and culture? If yes, read on.
July 26, 2011

Akumal Enjoys Art and Culture at Ondarte Opening

Ondarte International Artist residency opens in Akumal, Mexico with the purpose of supporting artists and bringing culture to the coast.
May 24, 2011
dolphins & mayans

An Artsy Fartsy Night in Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen artist, Jose Llehi Sol www.josellehisol.com displayed his work at Casa del Agua on 5th Avenue last Wednesday.
May 1, 2011

Meet Akumal local Enrique Alcaraz

I do not believe in inspiration , the paintings are to be seen and it will affect each individual viewer, been an artist or not, in a different way. I like the idea that my paintings can touch inner cords of certain viewers.
November 23, 2010

Hold Down the Groove

Cancun resident, bass player, composer and arranger, Hiram Gomez is one of Mexico's finest jazz musicians holds down the groove this Thursday on the beach.
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