Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen, Mexico

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Playa Fun, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa Fun

A travel blog entry by hereiamsendme

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... friends again! The day they arrived it was pouring again...what's up with that??? We took a taxi to our next hotel in Playa del Carmen. The hotel is in a fancy snobby area called Playacar where tiny houses cost 1 million US dollars, yikes! The hotel had ...

Fishing!!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Fishing!!

A travel blog entry by cookcorn

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As mentioned yesterday, we (Jack and myself) booked a fishing trip for today. It was dry, but it was a bit windy and the sea was quite choppy. This didn't stop the skipper from going out, although no-one else seemed keen enough as all other ...

Playa del Carmen - the Miami of the South, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa del Carmen - the Miami of the South

A travel blog entry by danasv

... Laccoste and many different electronics stores. I arrived in Cancun around midday and wasn't really sure how to get the bus to Playa del Carmen. Outside the airport I asked one of the many taxis guys yelling at me where to get the bus and his answer was ...

A pleasant town but packed with tourists, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

A pleasant town but packed with tourists

A travel blog entry by amazingjourneys

... bars above. If its pristine beaches that you after then this is a required stop if your visiting this part of Mexico. Playa Caribe Playa Caribe Accommodation You`ll have no problem in finding a room if you turn up with out a reservation. ...

Journey to Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Journey to Playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by ncmexicotrip

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Hola! Today we went on a bus ride from Merida to Playa Del Carmen We went to the markets and everyone bought all different stuff and S Club 7 got hassled by some crazy shop owners, and also a few of us went for a swim in the pool at the motel. ...

Home life, and cleaning, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Home life, and cleaning

A travel blog entry by missemilygray

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...  he is a nice-looking chap (very tall by Mexican standards, as his proud father pointed out when I said I wouldn't find a husband in Mexico as the men are too short) and has a good job in the tourist industry. There is also a baby that appears ...

Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by natstar

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We left Cancun and the OOC American students of Spring Break 2011 and arrived in Playa del Carmen (1 hour by bus) and loving it. It's got a really chilled out, laidback vibe and lots of beach bars offering 2 for 1 all over the place.  We are getting ...

Shop til we drop, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Shop til we drop

A travel blog entry by czardas

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... as I am starving, Drew is still sleeping. I sit out on the balcony and as it is only about 7.30am, all is calm in Playa Del Carmen.  The ocean is like glass and I can't get over how crystal clear it is.  I am looking forward to trying out my ...

Playa del Carmen -  Ankunft, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa del Carmen - Ankunft

A travel blog entry by sarij1712

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Die ankündigten 6 Stunden Busfahrt von Mérida nach Playa del Carmen entpuppten sich zu unserem Glück und unserer Freude als nur 5 Stunden, sodass wir abends endlich endlich endlich unseren so lange herbeigesehnten ersten Blick auf die "echte" Karibik ...

Tulum, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Tulum

A travel blog entry by ncmexicotrip

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In the morning at 8 we drove down to Tulum to see the Mayan ruins overlooking the carribean sea. The heat was very intense. We went for a swim and the water was really clear, blue and reasonably warm. The ruins were amazing and we saw some ...

Along the coast to the next Beachtown, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Along the coast to the next Beachtown

A travel blog entry by germanjenni

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Following the coast you come to the next Beachtown, Playa del Carmen, bit smaller than Cancun but with lots more flair. The hostel Maria Sabina is in a three storey house and the rooms are equipped with AC, TV and a bathroom and in the second storey, ...

The Playa, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

The Playa

A travel blog entry by diandkevworld

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Arriving late evening in Playa de Carmen, the cobbled streets were buzzing with activitey.  Where Cancun is just huge and a bit over the top, Playa de Carmen bases itself around 4sq km and is literally jam packed with funky bars and restaurants. ...

Vacation from Vacation, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Vacation from Vacation

A travel blog entry by wavegirl77

we enjoyed a few days here in this beach town, with the most beautiful and picture perfect swimming beach on our trip so far. Great Tacos and good Mexican beer ...

Adios Playa, Playa Del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Adios Playa

A travel blog entry by ironic100

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OK so here's my last day here in Playa. I was fortunate enough to be offered a job in hip and happenin' Mexico City which I am so excited about. I've heard a few horror stories though so let's see how it goes. Had fun here in Playa and will most certainly ...

Arrival, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Arrival

A travel blog entry by missemilygray

well, I have made it to Mexico. Relatively stress-free journey yesterday - after my delightful Miami stopover, I arrived in Playa del Carmen last night after being up for 24 hours straight (and I only got about 2 hours' sleep on Saturday in the end) so ...

Visit of Cozumel, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Visit of Cozumel

A travel blog entry by worldtrip_kp

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... for a few drinks at a hotel on the waterside.. We stayed there 17:30 to walk back and take the 18:00 ferry back to Playa del Carmen.. When we arrived back, we slowly walked down Avenue 5 to our hotel.. We arrived  to our hotel around 20:00.. Had a ...

More of Playa & off to Cozumel, Cozumel, Mexico travel blog

More of Playa & off to Cozumel

A travel blog entry by czardas

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Day 2 & 3 of Playa Del Carmen Mexico Day 2 began with Andrew refusing to wake up or get up due to the lack of sleep the night before. So I tossed and turned and got up around 9.30am and it wasn't until 11.30 am that Andrew’s time clock ...

Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by kellyjanebaker

Playa del ...

Mexico - Turtles, Tacos and Tourists!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Mexico - Turtles, Tacos and Tourists!

A travel blog entry by john_and_jules

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... shocks) before dining on watermelon and beer! The following day we really entered the heart of Touristy Mexico, namely the beach resort Playa del Carmen. It was very different from the previous places we had been to although we must admit the ...

SCUBA DIVING!!!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

SCUBA DIVING!!!

A travel blog entry by americankluntje

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... . On our way back home we walked around the island that we scuba dived at, which is about half an hour ferry ride from Playa del Carmen called Cozumel. We walked past shops full of tourist stuff and the best comment was made by the last guy at a tourist ...

Playa del Carmen and Akumal, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa del Carmen and Akumal

A travel blog entry by pavel.jares

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Hola, como estais? Tak vas vitam u dalsiho pokracovani sve expedice. Vcera jsem byl v Playa del Carmen, coz je mestecko na jih od Cancunu. Skvele misto na party. :) Odtud jsem pak jel s dvema holkama a jednim klucinou (vsichni z Nemecka) do zelvi ...

Playa del Carmen and Cozumel, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa del Carmen and Cozumel

A travel blog entry by karrina

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Got to playa del carmen to find my shitty little room in a shitty little hostel. BUT what an awesome group of people. We sat around the communal area every night, drinking, chatting, playing poka. It was heaps of fun! Then I spent the days ...

My trusty steed, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

My trusty steed

A travel blog entry by missemilygray

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I have rented this bike from my school and I love it. Playa is sunny and all the streets are on a grid system, so I can coast to school with no fear of getting lost or falling into a puddle. I cycle very cautiously, but am starting to notice that ...

Hulemannen Hjalmar og andre dyr i hakkebakkeskogen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Hulemannen Hjalmar og andre dyr i hakkebakkeskogen

A travel blog entry by hjalmar

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... stedet da orkanen Mathew var paa vei i stor hastighet mot Belize. Loesningen ble aa ta en baat til Chetumal i Mexico og videre med buss til Playa del Carmen. For aa si litt om denne saakalte orkanen, saa er dette en tropisk storm som har utviklet seg til ...

Last stop in Mexico - Talum, Party time again!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Last stop in Mexico - Talum, Party time again!

A travel blog entry by mattock

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... nights out !... we made our own party on the beach... and came back the next morning.. bloody good few days before leaving mexico.  I also visited the local ruins, with wild iguanas everywhere. I wopuld of left 2 days ago, but my laundry was ...

7000 avocados later..., Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

7000 avocados later...

A travel blog entry by natwatkins

... coast of the Yucutan, or was i in America - it was hard to tell! Boy oh boy oh boy. Cancun and to a lesser extent Playa del Carmen and Tulum i aint joking when i say you could be in America. In Cancun you can pay for everthing in dollars, speak only in ...

Settling in to resort life, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Settling in to resort life

A travel blog entry by jwoodhouse

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... we had a great time touring up the peninsula in one. When we got tired of the beach we took a quick drive into Playa del Carmen to book our Scuba Diving courses for the week. I had dove several times in Cuba but still required my open water ...

Turquoise waters of Tulum and beautiful Playa, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Turquoise waters of Tulum and beautiful Playa

A travel blog entry by mimmy21

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... Beautiful Belize and entering Mexico. Enduring the 2nd class Belize buses was tiring and we were all glad once we reached Playa del Carmen and our air con rooms. We headed to 5th Ave, Playa´s main shopping street where we browsed the numerous touristy ...

Playa del Carmen -- Xcaret, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa del Carmen -- Xcaret

A travel blog entry by tll-tina

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Friday January 6, 2006 YAH!! We had a place to sleep.....we are staying in a hostel that is 2 blocks off the main tourist area, Avienda 5th. It´s a nice little place, VERY white -- makes us looks darker than we are (if that is possible). Arrived ...

Beach!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Beach!

A travel blog entry by tempesh

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... busride by night, its like a butchersdelivery the meet is not supposed to get too hot. (same aircon stuff as asia). Playa del Carmen is a typical holiday place for X+¿* ;-) like a nice "Ballermann". No actually not so bad but coming from a nice ...

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