Jean-Charles Erba, TDI SDI diving instructor, professional and passionate cave diver, started discovering the cenotes in 2009 when he arrived in Tulum for a new life in a new continent. Originally from France he has a passion for cooking and fine wines, but also loves photography and travelling.
Josefin Thelander is Swedish and she fell in love with Tulum while travelling in 2008. She’s attentive, positive, loves yoga, medicine and health. Since getting a Bachelor in Biomedicine in Sweden she travelled to Rishikesh, India to take a Yoga Teacher Training course and is now registered with Yoga Alliance.
Stephane Palmieri, owner of Don Diego de la Selva and grand gardener, as well as chairman for the organisation Melipona Maya that works for the protection of the Melipona Bee, support the local Mayan community and develop new methods that will be beneficial for both people and nature.
Charles Galligiani, the second owner of the hotel, is responsible for managing the hotel and helps us in many of our projects. Charles and Stephane are proud owners of Don Diego de la Selva since 10 years and they still give their ever happy customers a first class service.