April 18, 2017

Restaurant Review – Café Sahara at Jashito Hotel Soliman Bay

Breakfast alert! If you are looking for a beach-side leisurely breakfast with all the fixings, Sahara Café could be your spot. Breakfast out is a luxury […]
April 11, 2017

Restaurant Review – Pavo Real By The Sea at Maroma Beach

If you are looking for a great dinner with a world class oceanfront backdrop and view, first class service and great food, man do we have […]
March 6, 2017

Cool Local Restaurants by Bahia Principe Resort – Local Experiences When at an All Inclusive

  A good friend of ours did a fast, last minute trip down to the Riviera Maya. Traveling during the holidays seemed to be a challenge, […]
January 11, 2017

Where to Listen to Live Music and Bands in the Riviera Maya

I am over 50 and do love a great live band that is not techno DJ music. The Riviera Maya has some great restaurants and bars […]
September 14, 2016
Local Classics Worth Checking Out in the Riviera Maya

Local Classics Worth Checking Out in the Riviera Maya

We have been living in the Riviera Maya since the early 1990’s and have witnessed an incredible amount of change as this destination has become one […]
March 7, 2016
Luxury Travel Riviera Maya

Discover the Good Life When You Travel

We love the off the beaten path travel experience. But off the beaten path does not mean roughing it! The good life – luxury, pampering, super […]
February 26, 2016
Where to Eat Deep Fried Fish in the Riviera Maya

Where to Eat Deep Fried Fish in the Riviera Maya

You know we should stop doing these list posts on our Local Scoop blog as there is no way we can add all the best local […]
February 11, 2015

Romantic Riviera Maya Restaurants for Valentine’s Day

So you have decided to celebrate Valentine’s Day in the Riviera Maya! What a great idea, and you are sure to romance the socks off of […]
January 21, 2015
Akumal Restaurant Review - La Cueva del Pescador

Akumal Restaurant Review – La Cueva del Pescador

Now that you are in the Riviera Maya, I would suspect you are searching for some fresh fish to sink your teeth into. Well, look no […]
September 26, 2014
Gratuity, tipping in Mexico

How much do I leave for a tip?

One of the most frequently asked questions we get by our customers is: “How much should we tip?” We created a cheat sheet with tipping guidelines, […]
September 8, 2014
Brunch at Mayakoba Riviera Maya

Sunday brunch by the green at Mayakoba

“Koba” the newest restaurant at the Mayakoba resort “KOBA”, introduces a new gourmet Sunday Brunch.  In addition to mouth-watering dishes, the brunch offers the perfect ambience […]
August 18, 2014

Local Restaurant La Lunita in Akumal Shares a Recipe

Chef Christian Reyes Prado of La Lunita in North Akumal Tells Us How Jumbo Shrimp a los Tres Chiles 24 large shrimp 10 garlic cloves, peeled 2/3 […]
My Faves
Find A Place You Love