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Celebrating the Men of Playa

After our recent Women of Playa and Children of Playa editions, it’s the turn of the men. Edition 134 celebrates…

Tattoos and Music in Cancun

Tattoo art has grown exponentially in the past years, especially in Cancun where beach life plays an important role in…

Meet scientist and conservationist, Rafael de la Parra

Rafael de la Parra is a fellow scientist and conservationist currently living in Cancun. He is originally from Mexico City…

Where to Find the Best Pizza in Cancun

A few weeks ago a reader requested an article on the best pizza in town. To be honest, I don’t…

El Cruce: The Biggest Annual Open-water Swimming Event in Mexico

Swimming is the best cardio, we all know that. Long before Iron Man or any major swimming competition in our…

Bringing Environmental Education to Remote Coastal Locations

I have worked in marine science and conservation for over a decade, and science is still my favorite thing to…

Discover the Mysteries of a Sacred Cacao Ceremony

As we sat blindfolded in the jungle temple, the sounds of drumming, heartfelt singing and bird flute swelled around us.…

Cool Facts Sharks and Rays – Caribbean Electric Ray

There are over 600 different species of rays distributed over all our oceans – from the giant manta that reaches…

Cool Facts About Sharks and Rays: Migration

In the marine environment, there are a lot of animals that are highly migratory and use large areas as their…

Cancun Turns 48!

Cancun was officially founded on August 10, 1971, but last week we celebrated its 48th anniversary, how’s that possible? Let’s…