Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen, Mexico

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leaving playa del carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

leaving playa del carmen

A travel blog entry by james-hamid

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hi, so we have had a lot of fun in playa del carmen but we need to continue on our trip going to valladolid and you can see what we were doing when we were not doing tours and other stuff like that from the pictures below. james and hamid    ...

Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by bshorts

... few extra days of R & R was rquired in order o prepare us for Cuba. So we decided to head straight to Playa del Carmen, a major touristy place one hour south of Cancun. The intention was that Tulum would still be accessible from here fairly easily as ...

Mexico heralds a return to capitalism..., Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Mexico heralds a return to capitalism...

A travel blog entry by quincy_allen

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... late. Hello American accents and... rain!! I thought it was sunny around the clock on the east coast of Mexico? During the car journey to Playa del Carmen from Cancun it pours. Hopefully our dreams of sunning ourselves on the beach for a week will not be ...

NBA, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

NBA

A travel blog entry by poledd

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... plage a un certain charme et l'endroit est propice pour faire la fête.. Petite pensée pour monsieur calgon3: nous sommes dans le bon fuseau horaire pour suivre les finals NBA.  RDV le 27 mai pour un tour plus approfondi de Playa del Carmen by ...

New Years Eve - BPM - Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

New Years Eve - BPM - Playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by rb-travelblog

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... eve and we search for accommodation for about 3 hours… Finally find an absolute bargain little pad in the more local Mexico residential area with a rooftop chill area and mini Weber braai in the corner.  Settle in and start hitting up the New ...

Rent a car, explore!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Rent a car, explore!

A travel blog entry by jessi330

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... again but realistic ideas of getting stranded and vulnerable in the hands of mechanics made us stop.   Our first stop was Playa del Carmen. We knew it was another, smaller beach town like Cancun, but it had a totally different vibe and was just as ...

welcome to paridise. not, Playa del carmen, Mexico travel blog

welcome to paridise. not

A travel blog entry by amber

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... palms that would have kept us cool, GONE. today samson has gone diving in two of the most beautiful reefs in playa del carmen, and hopefully the proimise of seeing turtles comes through. in the afternoon, we are catching a ferry to cozumel, with ...

The Yucatan Peninsula, Playa del Carmen, Valladolid and Merida, Mexico travel blog

The Yucatan Peninsula

A travel blog entry by aphra

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We arrived at Cancun airport in the evening after a big day of travel. As we were waiting for our 8pm bus to Playa del Carmen, we were hot, tired and hungry. We finally arrived in Playa at around 9pm, then it was the last push to heave our heavy bags ...

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

Playa del carmen travel day

A travel blog entry by salsita

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... for the passport controls and for the bus to be sprayed, to then change buses at the main terminal in Mexico for a 6 hour freezing cold journey to Playa del CarmenPlaya is a resort city with a high street just full of restaurants, bars, tacky ...

Plongee a Playa del Carmen (FR/EN), Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Plongee a Playa del Carmen (FR/EN)

A travel blog entry by ccheng

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... instructor. Greg came prepared with his knife...just in case of emergency. Despite the rapid development taking place in Playa del Carmen, we were pleasantly surprised by the diversity of life. We quickly descended to 40 metres deep...the last time I ...

playa   del carmen, Playa del carmen, Mexico travel blog

playa del carmen

A travel blog entry by nealevans

... border...bless them...all 90 days of them....i will be back here no stamp for guatemala...no problem and 90 days for mexico...a result so excited i caught the night bus to chetumal and on to mahahual..... good to see again and be welcomed ...

Dolphins and Sea Lions and Fishes, Oh My!, Cozumel, Mexico travel blog

Dolphins and Sea Lions and Fishes, Oh My!

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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  Saturday, December 15th, our only port day on the cruise was in Cozumel, Mexico, where I had arranged for us to have a "Dolphin Encounter" and do a little bit of snorkeling at Chankanaab National Park (basically an underwater park!).  ...

Two Beers and a Tequila, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Two Beers and a Tequila

A travel blog entry by karawilson

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... (there is also a free ecological museum to help you even further with this) Later on in the afternoon we drove up to Playa Del Carmen, the hot spot of the Rivleria Maya for some casual shopping, entertainment and food! FUN! Looking forward to a sunny day ...

Tikal / Belize Cayes / Mexico /Playa Del Carmen/, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Tikal / Belize Cayes / Mexico /Playa Del Carmen/

A travel blog entry by rlphillips

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... cab ride from town everytime we wanted to get food so it was becoming a little expensive to stay. We decided to go to Playa del Carmen up the coast. More resort like than Tulum, we managed an hour or so on the beach before the rain came again. It ...

A diving we shall go., Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

A diving we shall go.

A travel blog entry by jwoodhouse

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... breakfast was not served until 7:00 am. We had to be at our dive shop at 8:00 am so we quickly ate and headed off to Playa del Carmen and Scuba Playa. On the advice from staff we parked our car three blocks up in the Wal Mart underground parking. We ...

Celebrations in the Yucatan!!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Celebrations in the Yucatan!!

A travel blog entry by lolly

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Let the celebrations begin!! In the true spirit of the holidays we all come together in the sun, sand, and surf to fiesta in the name of a wedding and no less than four birthdays!!  An amazing time!! The resort was a wonderland for adults - ...

Hola Mexico, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Hola Mexico

A travel blog entry by ironic100

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Hola Amigos, como estas?! So i finally made it to Mexico in one piece. I´ve decided to undertake a CELTA course which is Teaching English as a foreign language. I arrived last night into Cancun and got to my Mexican host family´s house that evening. ...

Island Life, Cozmuel, Mexico travel blog

Island Life

A travel blog entry by goodrichodyssey

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We made our way via ferry from the mainland over to Cozumel (about 30 minutes) found a hotel and hit the town for some window shopping and drinks.  We happened to arrive on the day they were having an “Ironman” race on the island (their ...

Farming, falling out, fisticuffs and flouncing, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Farming, falling out, fisticuffs and flouncing

A travel blog entry by hjrlancaster

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... part of my trip ended yesterday. There wasn`t much fanfare, and I'm now kicking my heels in the tourist trap of Playa del Carmen, waiting for when I can jump on a plane down to Colombia, most of which the Foreign Office advises against all but essential ...

Starting my new Intrepid tour, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Starting my new Intrepid tour

A travel blog entry by danasv

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I woke up to another beautiful day in Playa del Carmen. After spending the morning catching up on my travel blog and packing my stuff, it was time to move to the starting point of my Intrepid tour. The hotel was only a couple of blocks away, called Hotel ...

Merida to Playa, via Chichen Itza, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Merida to Playa, via Chichen Itza

A travel blog entry by daveandkate

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... forget) construction.  We left Chichen Itza at about 11.30am, and from then had a couple of hours on the road to Playa Del Carmen, for our final night of the trip. Playa is very different from where we have been of late - it is packed with ...

Land of Tequila....My Happy Place!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Land of Tequila....My Happy Place!

A travel blog entry by haveyouseenher

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... atmosphere. We dropped off my bag and set out on the town. Only a block away was the main pedestrian street of Playa del Carmen, which was lined with restaurants and shops as far as you could see. Even though it was a little overwhelming, it wasn't ...

Playa, playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa, playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by agnesdaria

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... meme si ca me fait bizarre de passer autant de tps avec des francais j y etais plus habitue! On est donc sorti le sur Playa del Carmen...ensuite l 1 aeu sa CB bloque...peut pu retirer d argent..et l autre a "oublie" sa carte dans le distributeur..je dois ...

My Kinda Place, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

My Kinda Place

A travel blog entry by henrikstrodl

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Playa del Carmen, Mexico - July 19th - 25th, 2007 Day 65 Well after a good rest and reducing my frustration level I was eager to get on the plane for Mexico.  A decent flight, the in-flight movie was Blades of Glory (Will Ferrell) so I got to ...

Playa, Tulum and Cenote Diving, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa, Tulum and Cenote Diving

A travel blog entry by kerry_andrew

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... girl (Amy), and two Canadians – one guy (Collin), one girl (Raisa). Sunday was only a short travel day down to Playa del Carmen to start our tour – just over an hour. Playa is more of traditional beach resort in comparison with Cancun – ...

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

Playa del Carmen - Schnorcheln

A travel blog entry by sarij1712

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... sattblaue Meer, im Hintergrund die Spitzen der Hochhäuser von San Miguel, der einzigen Stadt auf der Isla Cozumel, der Playa del Carmen vorgelagerten Insel. Bei einem kleinen Riff machten wir Halt. Flossen an die Füße, Maske aufs Gesicht und ab in die ...

playa del carmen, Playa del carmen, Mexico travel blog

playa del carmen

A travel blog entry by teamrandom

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After jumping on 4 aeroplanes and travelling in the skies for over 2 days we have finally arrived in playa del carmen about an hour out of cancun. The flights over were very tiring but we managed to make our way to venice beach in LA during our 12 hour ...

Mexican finale (for now), Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Mexican finale (for now)

A travel blog entry by jennyroberts

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Lonely Planet says that Playa Del Carmen corrects nearly every mistake of Cancun's Zona Hotelera and I'd have to agree. Certainly not a place for the backpackers budget, but a fun finale to my time in Yucatán. Playa Del Carmen is still a very busy ...

Party Beach Town, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Party Beach Town

A travel blog entry by gazwilliams

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Well the party beach town of Playa del Carmen was full of Americans who had decide to take a trip from Cancun. There was some cheap beer available and there was also some cheap food but I decided to stay only one night. I knew that I could spend my time ...

abracadabra were here (after 7 hours of flying), Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

abracadabra were here (after 7 hours of flying)

A travel blog entry by james-hamid

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... in sauce F.Y.I it was awesome sauce!!!!!!    then after we had to take a one hour bus ride to playa del carmen ughhhhhhhhh!!!!!!!!!!!! there was the most annoying T.V that changed all the words to spanish but all the actors are english so there ...

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