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Julie Buckingham

Julie Buckingham

Julie Buckingham is an Ohio resident, business owner, hair designer and educator and is passionate about all things Akumal! An avid traveler, she has been coming regularly to Akumal since 2005. She enjoys scuba diving, snorkeling, photography, exploring the local art and cuisine of the area, and especially likes to support local businesses and promote visitors to do the same!

The many community issues, projects and causes have become focuses for her during her time spent here and she is affectionately known around town as “Mango,” due to her famous Mango Margaritas!

"The only good thing you can carry with you on your travels is your heart. Fill your heart with good things and good things will follow you for the rest of your life! It’s all about the journey!"