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A Visitor's Guide to Mexico's Riviera Maya, Costa Maya and Beyond

Featured Articles

Crew and Gynna in Akumal Pre-Production Begins in Akumal

Ten days in Akumal to start work on Gynna: Lionfish Huntress documentary

xoximilco.jpg Xoximilco Cancún

The newest attraction from the group that brought you Xcaret and Xel-Ha

David Nunez Book cover Education for Conservation in the Riviera Maya

Campaign for tourists and local youth

Dream Weaver Mari Pintkowski Dream Catchers in the Maya World

by Mari Pintkowski

Budha Gardens Spa Budha Gardens Spa, Akumal Review

Located in Akumal right near the arch, it is a perfect location and perfect spa!

coral_1-14.jpg Adventure Akumal Science Diver Package: Phase 1 January 2014

Wonderful project to rebuild the coral; everyone can help

calendar_12-13.jpg A Free 2014 Calendar

by David Nuñez, Mawacos, and Mexiconservación

Ziggy Staff 2014: Beach Clubs of Tulum (updated version)

The Winds of Change

AIAR logo Akumal International Artist Residency

Free community events February to April

tinart.jpg Art Classes at Hekab Be Library

Things you can do on vacation—how about teach a class?

Roddrigo Santa Cancun Whale Shark Tours Helps Kids with Cancer

For the 12th year Roddrigo Sidney reaches out to kids in the Yucatan.

Explayarte to Present Elton John & Tim Rice's AIDA in Playa del Carmen and Cancun

Playa del Carmen March 19, 20, 23; Cancun April 4 & 5

PAR Chance Introducing Our Little Miracle, Chance, and Updates!

Playa Animal Rescue got their wheels for Chance

Kick4Kids Kicks 4 Kids – Holiday Sneaker Drive

Providing shoes for all the children in Nuevo Noh Bec

lionfish2-nat.jpg Lionfish Huntress Documentary - Become a Sponsor

Be a part of this great project and be a part of the team

cml_logo_12-13.jpg New Mexican Tax Laws

Summary of the changes in Mexican tax laws affecting foreigners for 2014

taste_of_playa_logo.jpg Playa del Carmen Food Festival Hangs Up Its Apron After 5 Years

2013 was the final Taste of Playa

sac-be eco-symbol Recycle ReUse Recycling on the Riviera Maya

Update for 2014

Barbara Eller Reef Preservation in Mahahual

by Barbara Eller

science_diver_2-14.jpg Science Diver Package at Hotel Akumal Caribe

Work and vacation at the same time.

Mari Pintkowski SURPRISE! What's Around the Next Corner?

Permanent Resident means no more driving U.S.- plated vehicle

v_tajkumal_br1.jpg Taj-Kumal to Become a B&B

The first luxury boutique B&B villa concept in Akumal to bring in an elite echelon of tourists back to paradise

Ziggy's sign Tulum Favorites Ziggy's and Cabañas Tulum

One place we always find time to visit

gynna_spear1.jpg Update on Gynna: Lionfish Huntress

Promotional video finished and fundraising has begun

Barbara Eller Update on Mahahual's Malecon

by Kevin Graham, Costa Maya Living

Marti Johnston - Photo by Scott Brown What's New at Yoga en Akumal?

See what's planned for December 2013–March 2014.

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Sights & Adventure - The Riviera MayaCosta Maya and the entire Yucatan Peninsula offer some of the most diverse vacation experiences you're likely to find anywhere. From exploring cenotes to combing the ruins of the ancient Maya, you'll find a never-ending cascade of things to do—for the first timer and regular visitor alike.

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Resources - Planning a vacation to the Mayan Riviera? If so, you'll definitely want to take a look at what Sac-Be.com has to offer in the way of  travel tips. For instance, learn how to treat bites from poisonous marine animals and what you should know about traveling while pregnant. And, of course, check out MAPS.

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Ecology & Nature - Everyone's talking about going green. Well, the Yucatan Peninsula offers you a surprising number of opportunities to put your time where your heart is. You can even help save the second largest coral reef in the world or learn about the fauna and flora of the area.

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Tulum Beach at La Zebra

Tulum Beach at La Zebra

Explore the Yucatan:
Riviera Maya, Costa Maya and Beyond

Taking its name from the ancient Maya meaning "white road," Sac-Be.com hopes to set you off on your own unique path to experiencing the Riviera Maya, Costa Maya and the jungle world of the ancient Maya. You'll find articles on everything from beaches of the Yucatan to environmental concerns, from a host of contributors - professional writers and amateurs alike. We'll tell you about the major destinations of the Mayan Riviera, with articles for the first-time visitor. You'll also find stories about some of the interesting people who call the area home.

Featured Videos

Gynna: Lionfish Huntress trailer
Gynna: Lionfish Huntress trailer
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Akumal 50 years ago: Rescue of Matanceros
Selva Maya Ziplining
Selva Maya Ziplining
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Azul Riviera in Akumal
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Taj-Kumal in Akumal
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Reserva El Triunfo, Chiapas

Book an All-Inclusive Riviera Maya vacation for your family to enjoy and get some much needed time for relaxing.

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