Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen, Mexico

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Calica.... no thanks. :), Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Calica.... no thanks. :)

A travel blog entry by kitcatsz

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We have nothing against Calica, or Playa Del Carmen.  We just chose to not spend the $30 + tip cab ride to go shopping in Playa.  Been there, done that.  So instead, we stayed on the Serenity Deck and it's hot tub. Tim and Kathy went to ...

Making our way to Mexico, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Making our way to Mexico

A travel blog entry by williamluff

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... in Playa Del Carmen to which we've wangled VIP passes. However as we're ushered into our car to transfer from Cancun to Playa del Carmen our luck changes and rain starts to pour down, a rather depressing reminder of home.  And then at our hotel, ...

A Day Away From the Resort, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

A Day Away From the Resort

A travel blog entry by debnkev

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Flight arrive in Cancun No place to stay in PDC, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Flight arrive in Cancun No place to stay in PDC

A travel blog entry by tarraguna

... 3 hours, took a bus ride to Playa de Carmen because the car rental rate was double that of the internet quote, arrived in Playa del Carmen to have no place to stay since the condo we had arranged to stay at did not have a responsive local personnel. It ...

Looking for Dive Shop in Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Looking for Dive Shop in Playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by tarraguna

Today R and I spent the whole day wandering around Playa del Carmen looking for the Dive shop that we had spoken to regarding a dive package. They failed to mention that their geographic location was different that it appeared on their ...

Chill Day today, San Miguel de Cozumel, Mexico travel blog

Chill Day today

A travel blog entry by sham.murphy

Down early again for the first dive of the day and it is probably just as well it is an early start as it gets hot here pretty fast.  First site is Columbia Deep which wasn´t terribly challenging but still a really nice dive site.  3 of my ...

We are back!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

We are back!

A travel blog entry by jmwebbrn

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Julie: We came back to Las Palapas today.  It is great to be here.  It is the perfect beach resort - peaceful, beautiful, casual.  Our cabana is great.  We threw our bags in the cabana, changed, & hit the beach.  I spent many ...

a new world, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

a new world

A travel blog entry by tramper

... throughout high school and studied geography too but this was my first experience as a grown adult to a new destination outside of Canada..Mexico was something  I could only relate to by once having a friend..called Juan. In my mind he reminded me of ...

The cruise!!!!, Cozumel, Mexico travel blog

The cruise!!!!

A travel blog entry by tom.and.shelle

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... that they allowed people to walk and climb all over them however. Shelle again took heaps of photos. Today we are in Cozumel, Mexico. We have been at a private beach at the hotel our Mexican cooking and salsa dance class (the dance component I only just ...

beach chillin, Coco Bongo!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

beach chillin, Coco Bongo!

A travel blog entry by yello22

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... morning.... but i made it to breakfast this time which is a bonus. straght on the bus down to a cool little place called Playa Del Carmen to chill at the beach for the day, followed by our last night all together as contikian cuzzys in cancun, at coco ...

Mariachis Galore, Playa Del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Mariachis Galore

A travel blog entry by pawelek

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'Tis hard to believe, but 'tis true: We have hit the 13 month mark since our arrival in Playa del Carmen, and 8 months since we opened SALT ROCK Grille + Cocktails. Saying that time flies would be an understatement. It feels as if we just sold Elements ...

Vancouver to Cancun, Mexico!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Vancouver to Cancun, Mexico!

A travel blog entry by angandjen

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... E12 to E11 which thankfully we had heard earlier. We boarded the plane and in 2 short hours we could see the land of Mexico! I was getting a little nervous during landing as we were getting closer and closer and closer to the trees. I looked like we were ...

We love turtles, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

We love turtles

A travel blog entry by natstuff

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This morning we said goodbye to Emma and headed towards Playa Del Carmen. We checked into out hostel Qunita Playa and went straight to the beach. The beach is not as nice as Isla Mujeres or Cancun but it's still good. A drunk Mexican man came over and ...

Let's Get This Party Started!, Cozumel, Mexico travel blog

Let's Get This Party Started!

A travel blog entry by zolina

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This morning was actually a bad morning. But this afternoon more than made up for it. We were in port today at Cozumel, Mexico. But we didn't arrive until 10 am. And our excursion wasn’t until 12:45 PM. So we had a late breakfast and then went to ...

playa del carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

playa del carmen

A travel blog entry by marykhlode

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Tulum, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Tulum

A travel blog entry by gilberto-rosana

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Hoje foi um dia de sol e ceu azul como todos os que pegamos aqui em Playa del Carmen.... Em pesquisas de transporte descobri uma forma tranquila com o transporte publico da cidade. A cidade de Playa, como o pessoal daqui chama, eh uma cidade grande mais ...

Pura playa, sol y all inclusive., PLAYA DEL CARMEN MEXICO  , Mexico travel blog

Pura playa, sol y all inclusive.

A travel blog entry by solynico

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Culture shock, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Culture shock

A travel blog entry by sarahjoyce

... as they were going to start teaching in another area of Mexico and we were going to Belize. It was a great way to celebrate New Year but Playa Del Carmen is so touristy you could be in America so I didn’t enjoy it as much as other places in ...

Checking out, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Checking out

A travel blog entry by kalebdickhaut

My pillow at the hostel smelled mildewy, happy to be moving on to Brandon and Camille's condo today. Spent the day on the beach soaking up the sun and napping to the sounds of waves breaking on the shore. There was no shortage of entertainment on ...

Come on, just a little sun is all i ask, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Come on, just a little sun is all i ask

A travel blog entry by ooowek

... - Beach! Left just in time to get back to gaff before the heavens really opened! 1st July - Beach 2nd July - Last day in mexico. Time to get to the airport!  Free tequila tasting in 2 different duty free shops! Woop. flight not to bad as got bumped ...

Yet another day by the pool, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Yet another day by the pool

A travel blog entry by angandjen

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We woke up and got some breakfast before heading to shop and explore 5th Avenue. This is a long street just a block from our hotel with a ton of shops and restaurants. We figured out early on that this was a stretch of road that everyone yells and ...

We gotta get out of this place..., Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

We gotta get out of this place...

A travel blog entry by westportfrosty

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... good enlightenment to get us back to the correct park royal, the one shaped like a pyramid, we retrieve our bags and then Playa Del Carmen... Here we come! Pete spotted a windmill on the way so that was a promising start. The bush is beautiful, it ...

live music with the

live music with the "locals"

A travel blog entry by msugurl

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Today I went to the beach for a few hours.  Then at night I went back to town and back to Wet Wendy's.  The guy I had met the day before, Jeff, was there with another imported local.  At about 8:30 a guy started singing.  Two French ...

"We are feeling a bit like locals"

A travel blog entry by pawelek

... apartment, which at first look, seemed to meet all the requirements, except.... (there is always an except). The day we arrived in Playa from our 38 hours journey from Las Vegas, overnight Atlanta, 6 suitcases, and our dog Cassis, we opened the door to ...

Day Quatro - When it rains it pours, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Day Quatro - When it rains it pours

A travel blog entry by philescayola

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... .  Tonight is a special day for me, it's our 2nd year anniversary Kalsen and I. Unfortunately he couldn't come with me to Mexico (long story), and it certainly breaks my heart to be apart on such a special day in the life we are building together. I ...

Die Reise geht weiter..., Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Die Reise geht weiter...

A travel blog entry by robintobi

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... in Mexico haben wir uns am Montag von Cancún verabschiedet. Mit unserer gemieteten Luxuskarosse (Hyundai Atos ;-)) sind wir nach Playa del Carmen (ca. 60 km südlich) gefahren. Der mexikanische Fahrstil kennen wir ja bereits von den Bus- und ...

Europe in Mexico, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Europe in Mexico

A travel blog entry by joelmunoz1968

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After Palenque, we made the long drive across the Yucatan peninsula to Playa Del Carmen. This was my mom and Don's favorite spot. The city center had lots of great restaurants, a long pedestrian street, cool bars and beach clubs, and tons of topless ...

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

Back to Playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by dimparcio

... quieter airport I am through both immigration and customs without waiting, have purchased a bus ticket and am now just waiting for the bus to Playa to turn up. I get to Playa just after 11pm, it’s a short walk to the hostel where I check in with a ...

A Special Day For Some, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

A Special Day For Some

A travel blog entry by mickq1

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First full day in Playa for the kids. We had activities booked so it was an early breakfast downstairs on the beach. A quick walk to an adjoining hotel for a van pick-up to take us down the coast to Puerto Aventuras, a major starting point for nautical ...

Playa Del Carmen and ancient ruins of Tulum, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa Del Carmen and ancient ruins of Tulum

A travel blog entry by phil-marie2010

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... with the group. We had tacos and ceviche again which cost about 300 pesos a lot cheaper than the more touristy place of Playa Del Carmen (about £15). After the lunch we headed to Akumel, a beach resort with amazing white sandy beaches, and spent the ...

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