Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen, Mexico

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HOLA MEXICO, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

HOLA MEXICO

A travel blog entry by sgaudun

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... City and then a bus to the Mexican border at Chetumal.  Was processed through Belizean and Mexican customs and continued on to Play Del Carmen, arriving at 6:15 pm.  Booked hotel, El Sol de Caribe, for 450 Mexican pesos or $38. US(it seems I ...

A Day by the pool and ocean, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

A Day by the pool and ocean

A travel blog entry by scottmclean

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I literally spent the whole day poolside and swimming in the ocean. I will let the pictures do the talking. I included some pictures of my bungalow so you can see them. I slept on the ...

Hot n Cold, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Hot n Cold

A travel blog entry by sianm_jones

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... defnyddio yn ddiweddar. Weles i water with elephants ac avatar yn sbaeneg. Ond roedd yr aircon mlan full blast ac erbyn cyrraedd playa del carmen roeddwn yn teimlon dost. Roedd hi wedi hanner awr wedi wyth y erbyn i ni gyrraedd playa felly doedd dim cyfle ...

Outstanding, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Outstanding

A travel blog entry by sianm_jones

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O ni'n teimlo'n dost trwy'r dydd diolch ir aircon. Gwddwg tost, chwysu stecs a peswch. Felly nes i aros yn y stafell a chysgu on ac off trwyr dydd. Yn anffodus gan bo fi ddim yn teimlon dda golles i mas ar y noson ola a gweud hwyl fawr i bawb. Fi wedi ...

Having a smashing time in paradise, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Having a smashing time in paradise

A travel blog entry by westportfrosty

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... I was pretty chuffed about and then we stopped to look in a pet shop window to see what furry critters were moor sale in Playa. We recognised the guinea pigs, but that was about it. There were little mouse like creatures with no tails (we've decided they ...

Day 28, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Day 28

A travel blog entry by timbman

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Another lazy day by the pool. A late start after to many drinks in the jacuzzi last night. A very quiet day by the pool - Karina had an afternoon nap by the pool. A bit cooler today a few clouds about so not much sun. Tacos for lunch only today (Karina ...

Just Arriving, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Just Arriving

A travel blog entry by timb25

I just got to Playa del Carmen I had a hard time getting into my ...

Touring Mexico, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Touring Mexico

A travel blog entry by debglaz1

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... to hide under a huge umbrella at our favorite beach bar after dinner. So far we are really enjoying our time here in Playa Del Carmen. ******There will be turtle pictures added later.  They are on a CD and this little computer I brought along does ...

Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by kalebdickhaut

After a quick uneventful bus ride I'm here. Now to find the Hostel it's called Graffiti Playa Hostel......so ya the hostel is ummm....unique! By unique I mean what else do you expect for $11 a night, oh and the clean sheets don't show up until 8pm. ...

Mexico $1 Coronas sun white sand and culture, Playa Del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Mexico $1 Coronas sun white sand and culture

A travel blog entry by kandkontour

Flew into Cancun and jumped on a bus one hour south to Playa Del Carmen. Wow!! This is the life. Lovely beach at the end of our street. Fantastic hotel with views across the ocean from the roof top bar (BYO Coronas). Took a chance on a couple of local ...

First day of work, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

First day of work

A travel blog entry by johandahlberg

... was great, with a pre-party in one of the luxurious villas outside town where some of our guides live, followed by clubbing in Playa del Carmen. Our competitors Ving made an appearance. It will be a great season with a lot of work and a lot fun! Today ...

Naa ska vi faerra te Mexico!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Naa ska vi faerra te Mexico!

A travel blog entry by mariaogtone

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Etter en herlig uke I San Francisco var vi igjen klare for litt soling og strand I Playa del Carmen. Paa flyplassen holdt vi paa a bli lurt saa det holdt, men backpackere er vi jo og I det vi hadde blitt lurt og satt oss I en taxi tok vi fram Lonely ...

XPlore, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

XPlore

A travel blog entry by cottongk

Today was definitely the most FUN that we have had on the whole trip.  We also discovered that we are actually quite competitive lol.  Headed to XPlore Adventure Park.  Took about 2 hours to get there (15 minute taxi ride) as you get ...

Sinkholes and Jersey Shore, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Sinkholes and Jersey Shore

A travel blog entry by muzbec

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... , or Leon or Leonard, I met an ex-pad drunkard in a bar on Caye Caulker and we chatted for a bit about Playa Del Carmen in Mexico. It was a rainy night and the only little pizza shop in town was packed full of people escaping the rain and enjoying pizza. ...

Dive Dive Dive, San Miguel de Cozumel, Mexico travel blog

Dive Dive Dive

A travel blog entry by sham.murphy

... . Grrrr.  Devils Throat is up there as one of my best dives ever so have to come back and do that again.  Chilled out that night in the square Plaza del Sol for dinner and enjoyed some free music and watching the Mexicans enjoying ...

Playa Del Carmen, Playa Del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa Del Carmen

A travel blog entry by nicolaswurtz

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Playa Del ...

Partying in the rain, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Partying in the rain

A travel blog entry by stamasese

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Arrived into Playa del Carmen to non-stop rain for 3-days, how depressing but all one can do is party instead ;-) The rain eventually stopped and although more upscale than Cancun I wasn't overly impressed with the place.  Fortunately we stayed with ...

Last Playa Day, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Last Playa Day

A travel blog entry by mickq1

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... a morning on the beach watching waves roll in. After expending considerable energy in that activity, we variously went shopping and wandering around Playa. It is great having A and Matt here as we are able to find interests for each. We ended the day with ...

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

Mexico - Playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by lejonresan

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Last day in playa del carmen. We hung out on the 5th avenue basically all day and I got my self a hair cut. We had checked op some information about the Tiger and Lion I talked about in a couple of entry's ago. They are drugged. Their mother probably ...

Day 3, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Day 3

A travel blog entry by rude

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... . Got a little sunburned. I should be ok. I've met people here from all over the world. Most are coming to Playa from Europe and South America. Specifically Argentina and jolly old England. It seems North Americans prefer the faster pace of ...

Spearfishing Day & Walk on Fifth Avenue., Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Spearfishing Day & Walk on Fifth Avenue.

A travel blog entry by rude

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Started day very early in order to get to launch site for Spearfishing. Went with another couple from Vancouver. Ocean was a bit rough did not catch anything. It was still fun we got to snorkel some. We spear fished right in front of Xcaret. Belen ...

Mexican birthday party, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Mexican birthday party

A travel blog entry by johandahlberg

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Joselo spontaneously invited me to his friends birthday party 15 minutes before it was supposed to start. I decided to go, and I'm glad I did. It's way too easy to get stuck in the work bubble and not really get to know any locals. This was the first ...

Mexican City Walk, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Mexican City Walk

A travel blog entry by kellikirsti

Ever been to City Walk in LA? Think that but Mexican. It does have its charm though, Playa Del Carmen, but if your're looking to get away from the tourist crowd, this isn't far enough from Cancun to do so. Our hostel Rio del Playa was really nice, ...

Chicken Pizza in Dalyat el Carmel?!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Chicken Pizza in Dalyat el Carmel?!

A travel blog entry by natty.e

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... again had a very healthy meal at Burger King. The following day we went to to laundry and took the bus to Playa del Carmen. I didn`t know what to think about that place before we got there, but it`s very easy to fall in love with that ...

Party time in Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Party time in Playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by pumorii

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in Playa del Carmen are a few very fancy new restaurants and bars, and I have to see them ...

Playa del Carmen - Settling in..., Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa del Carmen - Settling in...

A travel blog entry by hintonsinbelize

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... confidence boost and one I needed as no one else in our party speaks a word of Spanish except me. We arrived at the apartments in Playa del Carmen in under an hour. A maid showed each of us in. She spoke zero English so I had no choice but to dig deep ...

Day 4: scuba and drinking in the pool, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Day 4: scuba and drinking in the pool

A travel blog entry by m.s.peabody

Woke up at 8AM, had a buffet breakfast. Early arrival to the beach, bar opened around 10AM. We had a few drinks, played beach games (S) and reserved our Discover Scuba course for $190pp. At 1PM we went to the pool to learn scuba skills. Tried to lay in ...

The Maya, The Maya-Intro, Mexico travel blog

The Maya

A travel blog entry by harrisg

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... entire "Mayan Riviera" is of course a well-known tourist destination that stretches over 100 kilometres and includes Playa del Carmen, Cancun, the Islands of Cozumel and Mujeres. The Maya built on Cozumel - see the next blog ...

Christmas Eve, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Christmas Eve

A travel blog entry by johandahlberg

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Christmas was spent on a roof top in pouring rain. It was actually a great experience. It was the roof of our destination managers' apartment, everyone was there (around 40 people) and when the rain was at its worst we simply went downstairs. Crowded, ...

Day 2, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Day 2

A travel blog entry by rude

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We spent the morning on the beach and at the pool at the other RIU property Yucatan. The beach was awesome. The weather here is perfect here in paradise. Not too hot nor too warm. Wish you all could be here with us. We had a wonderful lunch by the ...

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