Hostel Vive la Vida

calle 2 norte between av. 25 y av.30, Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Yucatan Peninsula, 77710, Mexico | Hostel
Prices starting from $20.00

Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen

Mexican finale (for now)

A travel blog entry by jennyroberts


... a massage, early dinner with live music and a nap, we were then ready for the nights activities. Our hotels receptionist had proved a fruitful source of information so far, so we once again followed her recommendation and headed out to a local bar and club. The music was a little hit and miss (a tad too much techno) and the drinks were pricey but it was streets ahead of our Cancun experience. We called it ...

Making friends and makin home on the Mayan Riviera

A travel blog entry by zendrik


... or two weddings a week. Very promising. They have not called me yet though, so I am also going to try to promote myself through websites and wedding planners.

I have met a number of colorful locals. A facebook friend of a friend, Cindy Blue, gave me some great leads soon after I arrived here, and pretty soon I was making contact with really nice people who were all very welcoming an encouraging, very willing to help with advice and suggestions on ...

Caveat emptor

A travel blog entry by cookcorn


... back the next day. I really wasn't expecting the conversation to go far as part of my daft behaviour involved not getting a receipt - d'oh! So the conversation went along the lines of the sales person being "totally unaware of this" & "it must be the supplier" & then me stating the obvious...... picture the conversation going round in circles for a few minutes until in fairness or cynically, but more likely, the shock of someone coming back ...

Greeks bearing gifts and a date with Frida Kahlo

A travel blog entry by williamluff


... of life experience and great company. They're also very generous and insist on picking up the sizeable bill which we weren't expecting at all. To redress the balance in a small way, we order a round of cocktails to end the evening and Anna goes straight for a giant margherita, so four of those, senor, por favor! Tequila does seem the perfect choice after all. There's a bit of a glowing alcoholic buzz about us as we all wander back to the ...

The Yucatan Peninsula

A travel blog entry by aphra


... was just jungle around us. We arrived in the afternoon after a pretty boring drive and found our charming, old hotel. There's not a lot a lot to do in Valladolid but it's defiantly a great place to spend a couple of days. It's quiet and has a lovely main square full of people sitting on benches relaxing, kids playing and vendors selling food. All the walls of the buildings are painted pastel coloured and there's a beautiful old church.
That evening Mark was tired from the ...

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This hostel, located on calle 2 norte between av. 25 y av.30, Playa del Carmen, is near The Jungle Place, Veronica's Massage, Mexico Blue Dream, and Coco Cabana.
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