March 23, 2018

Meditation During Holidays-Yoga In Akumal

With the breathtaking views that Riviera Maya has to offer, it is a shame not to do some meditation. What many of our travelers don´t know […]
February 19, 2018
Akumal Sailing Robinson Carusoe Akumal

What to Expect on the Robinson Crusoe Tour

Set sail on a fantastic voyage of sun, sea, swimming, and snorkeling on the Robinson Crusoe Tour in Akumal. Named after the famous novel by Daniel […]
February 9, 2018
Aktun Chen Natural Park

Unforgettable, Fun, Fantastic Adventures Await You at Aktun Chen

Aktun Chen is an affordable excursion that promises an unforgettable adventure for the entire family. Nestled in the heart of the jungle between Playa del Carmen […]
February 7, 2018
Alejandro Espejomen

A Guy About Town with Alejandro Espejo

My guest this week has lived near the beach in Mexico for most of his life. Alejandro (Alex) Espejo is a recent addition to the Loco […]
February 5, 2018
Our favorites from the Riviera Maya

Free Download Fun: Eat Your Way Through the Riviera Maya

Our most popular blog posts on the Local Scoop blog are our recipes, recipes inspired by living in the Riviera Maya. Part of every travel experience […]
February 1, 2018

YES, you can swim with turtles in Akumal

Update Feb 18, 2018 The existing rules still apply to swimming with the turtles.  Rules and Guidelines for swimming with Turtles in Akumal Bay   Snorkel […]
January 25, 2018
You'll love the Riviera Maya

Great Places in the Riviera Maya We Think You Are Going to Love

You deserve the best vacation experience.  To all of us at Loco Gringo, it’s not just about renting an accommodation; your booking is the starting point […]
January 24, 2018
Marieke Brown

Marieke Brown — Akumal’s Real Estate TV Queen of Scots

My guest this week is a transplant from Scotland. Marieke Brown came to the Riviera Maya to dive the incredible caves and explore the second-largest reef […]
January 17, 2018
Scott Brown

Scott Brown Has Seen the Riviera Maya Evolve Through His Lens

My guest this week is someone who we, here at Loco Gringo, consider family. Scott Brown has been in the Akumal area since he was seven. […]
January 12, 2018
Taverna Pizzeria Rissoteria Akumal

Some of the Sweetest Memories of Your Vacation are on a Plate

Sugar? Yes, please. One of the hottest spots in Riviera Maya today is Akumal, thanks to its gorgeous beaches, laid-back Caribbean vibe and of course, it’s […]
December 29, 2017

Prepare For The Best New Year Celebration

We cannot be thankful enough with all our partners and travelers for another amazing year that ends. We couldn´t be happier to be art of our […]
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 […]
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