Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen, Mexico

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Dances with Dolphins, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Dances with Dolphins

A travel blog entry by mknox

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... since we said adios to the April sun in Cuba. Our finale was a 6 days of relaxation at a fabulous resort in Playa del Carmen Mexico. In between visiting Mayan ruins, swimming with dolphins and enjoy the luxury facilities of our little oasis I did not get ...

Xplor - everyone should go here, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Xplor - everyone should go here

A travel blog entry by jj3101

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... we ate a small cheap crappy lunch there before heading home.  We had a snooze before heading down the tourist strip in Playa del Carmen.  We bought a few things we needed and sat drinking at a bar with swinging chairs-photos to come!  So we ...

Lazing around the pool, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Lazing around the pool

A travel blog entry by ndtownsend

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Well, today was a relaxing day around the pool. We found our old spot from Tuesday way in the back and camped out there. Our "neighbours" were a couple from a small town around Toronto and he is a retired executive from GM but is busy running around the ...

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

Mexico - Chichen Itza

A travel blog entry by lejonresan

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... tour guide was manipulating us half of the bus ride to buy authentic stuff from the Mayan people and not buy Tshirts in Playa del Carmen made in China.    He really wanted us to buy a necklace with Mexican silver which apparently is the ...

it's dark, wet, and in mexico... Cenotes, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

it's dark, wet, and in mexico... Cenotes

A travel blog entry by bassmanms

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... mexico at 10am and left the country later that evening on our way to Belize we feel we experienced the hightlights of what mexico has to offer. Margaritas at the airport being one, rental cars that require little more than a verbal agreement to bring ...

ON FAMILIAR GROUND, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

ON FAMILIAR GROUND

A travel blog entry by tezzatravels

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... far. The sky is alternating with shades of grey and blue. By 1437, a L on to Hwy 307, the road between Cancun, Playa del Carmen and Tulum. There has obviously been some changes over the three years. Loser Laura yelled out re blue sky 'Look at the ...

Mexican Resorts, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Mexican Resorts

A travel blog entry by peterndolly

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Thursday 26th September - Playa del Carmen was further north than we had expected being some 300 km from the border. The border crossing went easily, and we were in front of the tourist buses so there were no queues. Our bags crossed the first border ...

Day 36 - Playa Del Carmen - G-Force, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Day 36 - Playa Del Carmen - G-Force

A travel blog entry by casebrownfamily

... needed to print out the receipt as evidence for entry. So I went along to an internet café of which there are many here in Playa. I found one with a printer and set about booking our entry only to find that you needed to book 3 days in advance if you are ...

Home time...., Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Home time....

A travel blog entry by michadventure

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... . Check in. Pay for excess baggage (think i've been ripped off) Line up. Board plane. Slowly my tan is fading already.  Mexico falls away from under us as we take off and the coast line of blue sea and glistening water fades away into the distance. ...

Honeymoon, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Honeymoon

A travel blog entry by lkstockdale

... on the main stage and danced with Slash. We were on the big screens performing to 1000 people. Luke bought some cigars from Playa Del Carmen for Bielby's wedding. We both had a full body massage at the spa. We went in the Caribbean Sea which was lovely ...

playa del carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

playa del carmen

A travel blog entry by sbergot

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 Pour la fin de notre voyage, Cyrille, Georgina et Sarah nous accueillent dans un hôtel de Playa del Carmen. Pour faciliter la transition nous commençons par visiter les sites préhispaniques de Coba et de Tulum.  Le premier se situe en pleine ...

Lazy Day, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Lazy Day

A travel blog entry by snan

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... a meeting with our Sunwing Rep. and get all the tips of what to do (and what not to do...note: don't try to walk to Playa down the beach or you may be killed).  Lovely. Humungous breakfast at the Laguna Buffet.  Tortilla chips in verde sauce and ...

Tulum ruins, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Tulum ruins

A travel blog entry by josh_bishop

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Caught the collectivo to the tulum ruins. $P40 ea. way. $P57 to enter, well worth it. The ruins are in an amazingly beautiful part of the ...

Skipping the college crowd, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Skipping the college crowd

A travel blog entry by woody0198

A colleague at work went to an all-inclusive here, but that's not really our style, so we booked a DIY trip and really enjoyed it.  The first three or four days we stayed at Magic Blue, which was pricey, but super nice.  The beds were soft, the ...

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

Playa-del-carmen

A travel blog entry by travel-n-chick

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Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by shoestring

Well after a 13 hour bus journey I have finally arrived in Playa del Carmen and wow it is as beautiful as I remember, perfectly white beaches lapped by azure blue ocean. Really I could sit all day just looking at the setting but  there is so much ...

Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by shoestring

Well I awoke early made sure everything was packed and ready to go and headed to the pick up point for the dolphins. Wow we were driven to Puerto Aventuras and we went to get changed for our swimming with the dolphins, it is really amazing and I think no ...

Traveling and arriving to our destination., Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Traveling and arriving to our destination.

A travel blog entry by gmendoza

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... service had picked her up at the other terminal and they were ready for us now. We loaded the van and were transported to Playa del Carmen en less than an hour. At Corto Maltes 101, the apartment that I rent for the week, we were gladly surprised with a ...

End of SCUBA Diving Certification!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

End of SCUBA Diving Certification!

A travel blog entry by gmendoza

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Girls did not like it but we had an early rise to go SCUBA Diving, the day started at 8 and we spent all morning diving. We went to a place called "Tortugas", it is a drift dive, the current moves you and sometimes it is hard to stay in a place when you ...

Slowly on our way..., Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Slowly on our way...

A travel blog entry by daveandlauren

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... decided to catch the 6 hour bus ride to the Mexican border with Belize... errrrr.... cancel that.  One hour bus ride to Playa Del Carmen sounded so much nicer, so, Playa it was! Turns out its Semana Santa this week, so that = expensive rooms + huge ...

Coba, Tulum, Akumal y creo que Playa del Carmen., Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Coba, Tulum, Akumal y creo que Playa del Carmen.

A travel blog entry by thom_rm

... al sur de Francia. Lo loco que la poliglota (frances, español e ingles) charla fue muy copada y les ofrecimos dejarlos en Playa del Carmen, donde ellos paraban. Mochileros ellos, recorrian Mejico y venian del DF, Merida, Uxmal y Chichen Itzá. Se iban a ...

Dan's Proposal!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Dan's Proposal!

A travel blog entry by asiankrizzos

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... I JUST GOT BACK FROM MEXICO AND WE HAD A BLAST. WE WERE ON THE YUKATAN PENINSULA, WHICH IS ON THE SOUTHEASTERN TIP OF MEXICO ON THE CARRIBEAN. IT WAS SO BEAUTIFUL AND AMAZING DOWN THERE. THE MAYAN CULUTRE WERE THE MOST HARD WORKING AND FRIENDLY PEOPLE I ...

Day 27, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Day 27

A travel blog entry by timbman

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Day tour to Chichen Itza! We are expecting a long and hot day! Up early for a 7:00am pickup First stop was to a small old mayan village that has been recreated. Wasn't a lot to see except the only place where the shop is bigger than the village!! Then it ...

Merida and Playa Del Carmen, Merida and Playa Del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Merida and Playa Del Carmen

A travel blog entry by nicface

... then went and grabbed some greasy pizza slices, which were the siza of our heads and went home. Day 18 -  Playa Del Carmen What started out as a simple day of sun baking soon turned into one of the weirdest days of both our ...

Done in Cozumel - last day, Cozumel, Mexico travel blog

Done in Cozumel - last day

A travel blog entry by mark.winer

... sponsored by a bunch of stuck up Gringos that live in Cozumel. The bottom line is, it sucked! I left on the 5pm ferry to Playa del Carmen which costs about 12.00 USD on way and takes 30 minutes. I was sitting on the lower deck and the seas were very rough ...

Quien sabe a donde... Quien sabe cuando, Playa del Carmen, México travel blog

Quien sabe a donde... Quien sabe cuando

A travel blog entry by threeonwheels

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Hoy comienza una nueva historia, una aventura planeada con el corazón y con muchas metas por cumplir. Un equipo de 3 con amor en común Nos vamos quien sabe a donde ... regresamos quien sabe ...

An amazing new year celebration., Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

An amazing new year celebration.

A travel blog entry by monroysol

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Playa del Carmen is not visited by so many foreign tourists as Cancun, but by more local Mexican tourists mostly from Mexico City. It's about 45 minutes from the Cancun International Airport and is best to rent a car there so you can travel around to ...

Mexico Night 2: Lost in...Tequilalization? pt. 1, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Mexico Night 2: Lost in...Tequilalization? pt. 1

A travel blog entry by kimberley.jeane

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... , we pulled into our "home" for the week - the newly-built "Platinum Yucatan" section of the Princess Resorts in Playa del Carmen. We were among the first guests to stay there and the resort was actually impressive. It actually deserves a full post about ...

Playa del Carmen Meeting, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa del Carmen Meeting

A travel blog entry by kalebdickhaut

Today I walked to the meeting. I wasn't sure how long it would take so I left an hour and a half early. I stopped on my way to have some thing to eat. Found this cheep place called Las Quekas, it was 13 peso's ($1) for a quesadilla. Very tasty and quite ...

Back in Mexico, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Back in Mexico

A travel blog entry by cdaberer

... out bright & early back to the mainland by water taxi.  Then it was 8 hours by bus and I find myself in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.  This is quite a touristy place and I am glad we aree leaving for Cancun tomorrow.  Hopefully I will be ...

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