Soliman Bay and Tankah – Secluded Riviera Maya Communities for a Peaceful Vacation

Posted by Loco Gringo in Soliman Bay,Tankah Bay


Soliman Bay and Tankah, located between Tulum and Akumal in the Riviera Maya, offer an alternative and unique vacation on this Mexican Caribbean Coast. We are tempted to say these two beach areas are a step back in time, but the beautiful villas are not a step back in time. What you will have in both Soliman Bay and Tankah are slightly remote beach destinations that feel like you have the Caribbean to yourself. The accommodations are far from rustic, making this a peaceful area with some...

Overview of Akumal – A beachside town that is loved by Caribbean Sea-life

Posted by Loco Gringo in Akumal


Akumal has had a marine/sea focus since it became an international destination in the early 70s. With shipwrecks found in the Caribbean Sea off the shore of this Riviera Maya beach town, national and international marine biologists and historians have been collecting Spanish artifacts for decades. The configuration of the barrier reef made the area a graveyard for Spanish colonial ships that were unfamiliar with the waters. Today, Akumal continues to have a marine/sea focus. Turtles love the...

Overview of Tulum in the Riviera Maya – A unique Mayan town that takes sustainability seriously

Posted by Loco Gringo in Tulum

Tulum beach Riviera Maya Mexico

Oh Tulum. A popular destination with the young and famous, the bohemian crowd, and the rich who are looking to get away from it all. Tulum is most famous for the Mayan ruins located on the sea, but its rising popularity is for reasons other than the Maya influences. Why Tulum is a great place to vacation in the Riviera Maya Sustainability is the first focus of this town that has a diverse ecosystem. Solar energy, locally crafted biodegradable products, alternative building practices, and a...

Overview of Playa del Carmen – Popular Destination in the Riviera Maya

Posted by Loco Gringo in Playa del Carmen


Playa del Carmen is one of the most popular beach and vacation destinations in the Rivera Maya. Why you ask? Well we can share some of the highlights this Mexican city has to offer. Located on the Caribbean Sea with direct access to the beach and cool beach clubs Variety of vacation homes, boutique hotels, and hostels that fit any budget Just 45 minutes from the Cancun International Airport International community with a large residential community Super friendly people 4 miles/7...