Category Archives: Mahahual News

Just Say “No Gracias” To Jaladores In Mahahual/Costa Maya .. And Then Enjoy Your Day

Today’s Spanish lesson is the word “jalador”. Not the squeegee, which it translates to, but the street slang jalador. Why am I teaching you slang Spanish today? Because if you are coming to Mahahual for a vacation visit, you will … Continue reading

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New and Bigger Ships Make for an Exciting Costa Maya 2016-17 High Season

We are now in the 3rd of the three tourism seasons we have here in Costa Maya/Mahahual. We have “high season”, which is November thru April, “low season”, which is July and August, when school is out here in Mexico, … Continue reading

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The Lost Mayan World Water Park is Finally Unveiled

Three years and $20 million dollars later … we have a water park and I have to tell you, I’m excited. And what a water park the Lost Mayan Kingdom appears to be. Last week, the owners had their official … Continue reading

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Almost Done! Chetumal Airport Expansion Update Sept 21,2015

There has been lots of interest from the recent blog I wrote on the airport expansion project in Chetumal, so I thought an update on the progress might be due. If you missed that original blog, click here to review … Continue reading

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Sargasso In Mahahual Update: August 2015

I have to admit, I was not very good at science in school. To graduate from the University of Texas at Dallas School of Arts and Humanities, I was required to take one science class, so my last semester, having … Continue reading

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Vote For Pedro!

Some days, not all, that is for sure, owning a beach club and restaurant is the best job in the world. Having a great staff of people to help me make it that way, sure makes the job much easier … Continue reading

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Littlefeet Environmental: Saving Turtles In Mahahual/ Costa Maya

When I first opened the Tropicante, we wanted to put a lighted sign on the front of the building, but was quickly told, “no lighted signs allowed”. The city regulations specifically say that you cannot have any lighting that is … Continue reading

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