What are Juluchuca’s Children Doing While School is Closed?
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, it is estimated that 9 out of 10 children around the world are currently out of school. For most students in the U.S., this means distance learning, with students studying online on tablets or laptops. Here in Juluchuca, school is also out of session, but with little technology to support […]
Juluchuca Limpio is Thriving!
Juluchuca is home to one of the only recycling programs on the Costa Grande. Why is that? First, as with many services that many residents of modern cities might take for granted, the reality of a small community in rural Mexico is that local residents must come together to organize services for themselves that […]
Inspiring Young Ocean Conservationists
Bringing Marine Conservation Workshops to Juluchuca's Youth. It’s no surprise that Juluchucans love the ocean. Whether it’s fishing, swimming, or just hanging out, the local beach is a popular place on evenings and weekends. Residents have a deep knowledge of their local marine ecosystem. They easily recognize subtle changes that occur in the water over […]
A Season of Impact at Playa Viva
Playa Viva's Season 10 Social Impact As 2019 comes to a close, it is a wonderful time for all of us to reflect on the past year and Season 10 of Playa Viva. We want to take the chance to share with you some of our key achievements in the community in 2019 and thank […]
Adopt A Student and Change a Life
Update: Dec 2019 - The new Adopt a Student Program is off to an incredible start! All 7 of our original candidates had their scholarships funded, plus an eighth student. So far we have 3 in the middle school and 5 in the elementary school. All fees, school lunches, supplies and uniforms are covered. There […]
Playa Viva is more than a hotel. It is a project.
Creating Transformational Experiences at Playa Viva, as a Core Principle and what that means. Transformation is has become one of those buzzwords we hear so much today in travel, up there with Experiential and Immerse. At Playa Viva, the transformation is not just about the guest who comes in stressed and walks out relaxed. Transformation […]