Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen, Mexico

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

Cancun and Playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by aleman

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The Tourist arena of Cancun is actually located south of the city of cancun and is hearted in Playa del Carmen. As a westy camper you dont find pleasant beach spots where you can crash down. but you could check into one of playa del carmens hotels ...

Paradise Mayan Style......, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Paradise Mayan Style......

A travel blog entry by gofish1331

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... truely beautiful, the staff never stopped working. Activities on and off the Resort/Hotel: Had a quiet week, spent an aftenoon in Playa, $15 US per person, shopping has really become upscale the last few years! I celebrated my birtyhday, we came to the ...

A lazy day in paradise, Playa Del Carmen continues, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

A lazy day in paradise, Playa Del Carmen continues

A travel blog entry by czardas

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... bottle of wine (which isn’t very good) and sit out on the balcony, watching the water, thoroughly mesmerized.  Now Playa Del Carmen is heavily populated with American tourists and I have to tell you they can be loud and I am a little over ...

Cozumel, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Cozumel

A travel blog entry by marty_sk

Walked along main strip, hired scooter ($250), rode around island, rode to northern tip, hitched a ride back to bike, rainy ...

Merida to Cozumel, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Merida to Cozumel

A travel blog entry by marty_sk

Long bus trip from Merida to Playa, met girl from Merida studying photography, walked through Playa, caught ferry to Cozumel, found hostel and walked through ...

Campeche to Merida via Uxmal, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Campeche to Merida via Uxmal

A travel blog entry by marty_sk

Local bus from Merida to ruins at Uxmal. Local bus to ...

Who is this Carmen?, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Who is this Carmen?

A travel blog entry by cookcorn

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Soooooooooo, we're in Mexico in the somewhat tamed down version of Cancun, called Playa del Carmen. Bit of a change compared to Havana; there's a lot of money here, even more tourists, people (tourists excepted) are mainly latino, the beer is really good ...

CELTA TEFL in playa del carmen, Playa del carmen, Mexico travel blog

CELTA TEFL in playa del carmen

A travel blog entry by nealevans

... , steve, andy and charlie......with all the drop ins......lee, libby even and tim...building bridges itself......rachael, alejo, carmen, lyndon...then there was marta!! and plans for tulum...well that was interesting as indeed is the cinny backdrop which ...

Day trip, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Day trip

A travel blog entry by hannah_and_greg

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Writing this ...

Playa Del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa Del Carmen

A travel blog entry by willsez

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Playa was really nice after Cancun.  It feels a bit like Noosa in Qld or some other boutique town on a nice beach.  Dave did a lot of diving, he went to a Cenote and to Cozumel.  I hung out at the beach club and had massages.  It was ...

Holiday Time....., Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Holiday Time.....

A travel blog entry by brianandclaire

  This was our holiday before the backpacking really got going.  Playa Del Carmen is, or was, a pleasent little fishing town on the coast.  The beach was fantasic with its dazzling white sand and crystal clear shallow waters.   The ...

One night layover in Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

One night layover in Playa del Carmen

A travel blog entry by polvo10

Spending a night in Playa del Carmen waiting for a bus to ...

Playa del carmen, Playa del carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa del carmen

A travel blog entry by lynda.30

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A real resort town. As we arrived a street festival was just finishing. Beautiful costumes and plenty of commotion. We took a wander down the main street. Loads of bars and restuarants. All the guys out front trying to get you in. The streets were ...

Tulum a šnorchlování, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Tulum a šnorchlování

A travel blog entry by deniska

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Zdravím, na následujících řádkách popíši můj výlet do Tulumu a šnorchlování mezi želvami. Cesta do Tulumu trvala autem asi hodinu a půl. Další půl hodinu zabrala fronta na lístky a pochod k samotné ...

A little bit of sun, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

A little bit of sun

A travel blog entry by incrediblelife

... someone else, and need some down time to just sit and do nothing, think of nothing, and just veg out. Sunday we headed to Playa del Carmen.  It was nice for John and I to be back there and to reminisce about our time there a few years ago (I ...

Diving with Bullsharks, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Diving with Bullsharks

A travel blog entry by neptunized

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... when Leandra had to step over her fear. Bullshark diving! After some nice days of our little round trip we headed back to Playa del Carmen. With the dive shop Tank-Ha we had booked the today's tour in advanced. We decided us for this company as we knew ...

School on the beach, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

School on the beach

A travel blog entry by v-nessa

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... there is really pretty and we still had a good time. The school offered a cooking class in the evening. We made tacos del pastor. I didn't really understand what the meat was (yes, the cooking class was held in Spanish), but the tacos tasted really ...

Cenote Diving with cenoteadventures, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Cenote Diving with cenoteadventures

A travel blog entry by neptunized

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... on the trip with us. We were split into four groups and our dive guide for today was Dirk, a German guy who's been living in Mexico for about seven years. In our group was also a couple, Regina und Jürgen, from Germany. we were excited to dive in the ...

Travelling Alone Again, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Travelling Alone Again

A travel blog entry by elltrev

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... to Cozumel to do my 4 day diving course, which I am really looking forward to. It´s been really cloudy today, and as Playa Del Carmen is basically just about the beaches there isn´t all that much to do. Speaking of which, in reference to the title of ...

Jetlag and no sleep, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Jetlag and no sleep

A travel blog entry by neptunized

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By Bus we travelled to Playa del Carmen. A one hour bus drive later we finally had the impression of beach life - a very touristy beach life, though. We checked in in our Hotel Tribeca, that is placed in the middle of the night life area of Playa - ...

Maya Riviera II - there are worse places to wait, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Maya Riviera II - there are worse places to wait

A travel blog entry by demakki

Intussen in Playa Del Carmen aangekomen waar we in één van de Riu's, één van de ketens die de Riviera Maya domineert, verblijven. Een hotel gericht op met een coctail naast het zwembad liggen, in een hangmat liggen, op het strand liggen, of op een ...

Tan-tanistic!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Tan-tanistic!

A travel blog entry by josiejojo

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... to say after doing this 4 or 5 times I eventually figured out where my stop was...eventually.   In Playa Del Carmen there numerous posters advertising something called the BPM festival....something like 96 DJ's over 10 days, day AND night ...

The Rainy Day, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

The Rainy Day

A travel blog entry by neptunized

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... so many hours of sleep. But the hunger forced us to find a nice breakfast place. In a place called La Patron de Playa we enjoyed a really intense mexican breakfast: Huevos Rancheros. Eggs on top of cripsy tortillas soaked in Ranchera sauce, bean mousse. ...

Valentines Day!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Valentines Day!

A travel blog entry by elltrev

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... I couldnt concentrate, so I dropped it off at home and headed to the "Blue Parrot Beach Bar"; supposedly one of the best in Playa Del Carmen. Its quite a cool place - dancefloor on the beach, swings for chairs, etc etc. It also has some of the best music ...

"Riviera Maya", it could be a US state

A travel blog entry by tcorrea

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... spring breakers was not our idea of fun and jumped straight on a bus south to a much smaller town called Playa del Carmen. However, the main street is pretty much thoroughly American. Everything in English, tons of american accents, expensive prices, ...

I did it!, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

I did it!

A travel blog entry by samira_steve

I have done it! I booked myself into an all inclusive hotel here in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. It is located about one hour drive away from Cancun. It is absolutely gorgeous and I have to say it is a great way of ending my whole trip. I was first suppose ...

First school day, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

First school day

A travel blog entry by v-nessa

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I spent Sunday mostly catching up on sleep and taking a walk on the beach and quinta avenida. The beach here is really nice, white fine sand and turquoise water. And a really good thing: all the bars on the beach have umbrellas and chairs and as long as ...

Playa Del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Playa Del Carmen

A travel blog entry by anne-so

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So after the nice stay in a little vilage of Valladolid, time for partying and direction Playa Del Carmen. To get there, I decided to take a bus 2nd class...well I think that next time I might not save on that : the airco = 0, the route the bus took was ...

Last Day of Cenote Diving, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

Last Day of Cenote Diving

A travel blog entry by neptunized

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On christmas day Stefan brought us to two wonderful cenotes. the first one was Angelita - a breathtaking cenote. Our dive buddies were Beate and Matthias from Germany, a really nice couple who loves to dive and go on adventures.  We geared up and ...

No change, Playa del Carmen, Mexico travel blog

No change

A travel blog entry by joaopisco

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  No México năo há troco. Para nada. Nem para meio Euro. E năo importa se antes alguém comprou um sofá com uma mesa de centro, em moedas de 1 peso. Estranhamente, o buraco negro que parece existir ao lado de qualquer caixa registadora, ...

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