June 8, 2018

7 Easy Things You Can Do To Help The Ocean #worldoceansday

World Oceans Day is one of only a handful of genuinely Universal holidays (Earth Day being numero uno followed by World Environment Day), and it’s the […]
April 17, 2018

Puerto Morelos is a Rare Journey Back to a Simple Time

Puerto Morelos is situated between the upscale neighboring cities of Cancun and Playa del Carmen, sits cozily on the Caribbean. It retains its rustic charm as […]
October 11, 2017
Lorenzo Ancona - Akuten Chen

Park Aktun-Chen: Inside and Below the Jungle with Lorenzo Ancona Diaz de Leon

My guest today, Lorenzo Ancona Diaz de Leon, and his father are the visionaries behind the Aktun-Chen Natural Park located just South of Akumal in the […]
July 26, 2017

Transforming the Ecotourism Experience with Kenneth Johnson

My guest this week, Kenneth Johnson, is an American-born Mexican who studied Marine Biology in Mexico City before moving to the Riviera Maya to start his […]
June 21, 2017
Otto von Bertrab

Preserving Rio Secreto with Otto von Bertrab

My guest this week, Otto von Bertrab, famously discovered Rio Secreto in 2006. Originally from Mexico City, a short trip to Akumal left him in love […]
June 6, 2017

Boca de Puma Cenote and Eco Park

Why Go? This is a large ecopark with a cenote included in their activities. Entrance fees include snorkel equipment, life jackets and a combination of TV’s […]
March 21, 2017

Come To Your Senses – New Eco Park Xenses

So you have been to Xcaret, Xplor and Xel Ha? As much as you want to return to these eco parks in the Riviera Maya, perhaps […]
January 13, 2017

Beyond the Beach in the Riviera Maya – So Many Things to Do

We love the beach, really love the beach, but there is so much more to the Riviera Maya than the beach. This area was developed in […]
November 2, 2016

Out of Range – Three Off the Grid Places in the Riviera Maya

Off the grid or off the beaten path? Both are super exciting alternatives when it comes to the Riviera Maya and both can be classified as […]
October 12, 2016

It is Easy (and Important) To Be Green In the Riviera Maya

Not sure if you are aware, but the Riviera Maya is a collection of very diverse ecosystems that are more delicate than meets the eye, or […]
September 13, 2016

Angel Carrera ‒ Preserving Mayan Culture Through Sustainable Tourism

Originally from Guadalajara, my guest Angel Carrera came to Playa del Carmen to work in his father’s accounting firm. His passion for the Mayan culture is […]
September 12, 2016
Vacation with Kids in the Riviera Maya

How to Vacation with Kids in the Riviera Maya

Venturing off to the Riviera Maya with the kids is a true vacation, not a trip as some parent like to think. There is so much […]
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