Maya Moore will not play in the upcoming WNBA season, the all-world Lynx forward announced Tuesday in a story she wrote for The Players Tribune. Moore’s framed her decision not around any discontent or need to rest, but rather a want to focus on other things than just basketball. Religion and family are big parts of Moore’s life, and she seems committed to putting her efforts to both this year. “My focus in 2019 will not be on professional basketball, but will instead be on the people in my family, as well as on investing my time in some ministry dreams that have been stirring in my heart for many years,” Moore wrote. Moore, 29, already essentially has done it all in her basketball career. She has been a WNBA MVP (2014), WNBA Finals MVP (2013), five-time all-star, four-time WNBA champion, two-time Olympic gold medalist and was a two-time NCAA national champion at Connecticut. She’s become a face of not only the WNBA, but the Jordan Brand. But, as … [Read more...] about Maya Moore is sitting out the upcoming Lynx season. Here’s why.
0 Have your say It’s famous for its superb beaches but there’s so much more to Tulum’s trendy next-door neighbour, Riviera Maya. It’s 8pm and we’re watching a vintage Meet Joe Black movie on the beach. The blow-up cinema screen is propped up by palm trees, while the sun loungers we were applying SPF on earlier in the midday heat are now makeshift cinema seats. It doesn’t get much more perfect – until a sandstorm suddenly whips up and we’re forced to watch the ending indoors (well, nobody wants sand in their popcorn).Freak storms aside, the white sand beaches in Riviera Maya are idyllic day or night, and it’s not the only time I’m blown away by natural wonders during my trip, either.It’s my first time visiting Mexico’s Caribbean coast and the landscape is vastly different to the more rugged backdrops on the Pacific side.On a glorious sunrise flight to Cancun from Mexico City, the view from … [Read more...] about Beyond the beach: Riviera Maya on Mexico’s Caribbean coast
Guests at Grand Velas Riviera Maya can now explore the small Mexican island Isla Contoy, also known as “La Isla de Los Pajaros” (The Island of Birds). The experience offers guests the opportunity to sail to the uninhabited island aboard a 50-foot private yacht and spend the day there snorkeling and exploring the crystal-clear waters. Mexico declared Isla Contoy a national park in 1998. The island, five miles long and off the northeast coast of Quintana Roo, is considered an important nesting place for sea birds from all over the Mexican Caribbean. More than 150 migrating and resident bird species live on the island at some point throughout the year, including the orange-breasted frigate, brown pelican and double-crested cormorant. Additionally, the island acts as a key nesting place for four sea turtle species: The loggerhead, green, hawksbill and leatherback. The water around the island is filled with an assortment of other marine life, including stingrays and starfish. … [Read more...] about Grand Velas Riviera Maya Introduces Trip to “The Island of Birds”
Mexico’s Riviera Maya is the country’s premier, tourist hot-spot. It’s a long stretch of spectacular coastline that runs for 75 miles along the Yucatan Peninsula, taking in beautiful beaches and incredible scenery. There’s nightlife, bars, restaurants, cafes, and shopping to indulge in at the many resort towns along the length of the Riviera Maya and it’s the best place in Mexico to have a truly spectacular holiday in the sun. There’s a range of diverse natural beauty to explore all along the Riviera Maya, from the coral reefs of Cozumel Island to the dense jungles of the interior of the Yucatan. Cenotes are waiting to be swum in, Mayan Ruins can be explored and beach after beach of white sands and tropical palm trees are waiting to be enjoyed in the glorious weather. Mexico’s best coastline has a lot waiting for tourists and to help you to make the most of your holiday, here’s the ultimate guide of things to do in Riviera Maya. … [Read more...] about 30 Things to Do in the Riviera Maya for an Epic Vacation
By Madalyn Mendoza, mySanAntonio.com Published 11:41 am CDT, Wednesday, October 24, 2018 maya_henry: cover of @lofficielbaltics with @austinmahone in @dolcegabbana maya_henry: cover of @lofficielbaltics with @austinmahone in @dolcegabbana Photo: @maya_henry Instagram Screengrab maya_henry: cover of @lofficielbaltics with @austinmahone in @dolcegabbana maya_henry: cover of @lofficielbaltics with @austinmahone in @dolcegabbana Photo: @maya_henry Instagram Screengrab maya_henry: cover of @lofficielbaltics with @austinmahone in @dolcegabbana maya_henry: cover of @lofficielbaltics with @austinmahone in @dolcegabbana Photo: @maya_henry Instagram Screengrab maya_henry: cover of @lofficielbaltics with @austinmahone in @dolcegabbana maya_henry: cover of @lofficielbaltics with … [Read more...] about San Antonio’s Maya Henry, Austin Mahone grace the cover of French magazine