May 3, 2017
Gerardo Orozco

Diving is About Relaxing with Gerardo Orozco

Born and raised in Akumal, my guest, Gerardo Orozco has been working at his family’s diving business for over 12 years. He has seen the growth […]
May 1, 2017

New Rules for Snorkeling With the Turtles in Akumal

Snorkeling with the Turtles in Akumal is a precious activity in this little Riviera Maya town. For as long as we can remember, and we have […]
April 24, 2017

Don’t Miss the 8th Annual Akumal Auction for Hekab be Library – Local Fundraiser

If you are in for a good time and want to help a local cause, the 8th Annual Akumal Auction is coming up May 3, 2017. […]
April 10, 2017

What To Do On a Rainy Day In the Riviera Maya

Rainy vacation days don’t have suck. They are just another opportunity to explore something new, something different. But if you are not familiar with the city […]
January 18, 2017

Your ‘How To’ Guide For The Perfect Day in the Riviera Maya

  We can share all of our Perfect Days in various Riviera Maya cities, but our perfect day may not be your Perfect Day. But these […]
November 4, 2016

All Time Classic – Akumal Dive Shop

We love connecting our readers to long time friends that are as passionate about the Riviera Maya as we are. For 35 years the Akumal Dive […]
May 9, 2016
Ideal Spas in the Riviera Maya

Rest Zone – Ideal Spas in the Riviera Maya

If you are not a resort person, but love to be pampered, where can you get a resort-like spa experience in the Riviera Maya? Well we […]
April 4, 2016
Captain Quickie - Riviera Maya, Mexico

Captain Quickie’s Secret Destinations in the Riviera Maya with Kay Walten

In today’s installment I talk to Captain Quickie. He was born in Southern Florida. His family moved to Mexico in 1982. Quickie went back to Mexico […]
August 8, 2014
Vacation Tips about watching the Sea Turtles nest in the Riviera Maya

A Friendly Reminder: It’s Still Turtle Season in the Riviera Maya

Baby Turtles and Late Nesters on the beaches of the Mayan Riviera Late in the summer is when the baby sea turtle hatchlings begin to make […]
March 28, 2014
Comedy Festival in the Riviera Maya

Akumal Vacation Tip – Comedy festival savings is no joke!

The Akumal Comedy Festival is back for its 3rd year in the Riviera Maya! From April 30 – May 3, 2014 get ready to laugh your […]
February 13, 2014
Scuba diving in Akumal Mexico

Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – Great grouper!

Akumal’s dive pros Natalie and Ivan nabbed this great shot of a grouper. If you enjoy scuba diving and/or underwater photography, the Riviera Maya has so much […]
January 22, 2014

Loco Fun and Adventure on the Caribbean Sea

Last month, the Loco Gringo crew booked a sailing trip out of Akumal for the annual company Christmas party. We had all done this catamaran tour […]
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