Av. 12 and Calle 10, Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen

A quick trip down to Playa for some beach time

A travel blog entry by chooklotto

This time last year I was at dawn service at Gallipoli on the Turkish coast, this morning I had brekky with some German girls who shared my room last night.. how things change! I gathered my belongings before making the walk to the bus terminal, it was just past 10am and already really hot and humid - I need to cut down on some baggage! I found the …

Starting my new Intrepid tour

A travel blog entry by danasv


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 El Elefante. I was pointed out my room on the second floor and met my new room mate when I …

Maya / Toltec ruins of Tulúm

A travel blog entry by bruceontour


... that included a lower gallery and a smaller second story gallery. The Temple of the Frescoes was used as an observatory for tracking the movements of the sun. Niched figurines of the Maya “diving god” or Venus deity decorate the facade of the temple. This “diving god” is also depicted in ...

Making friends and makin home on the Mayan Riviera

A travel blog entry by zendrik


... I seem to have landed in a hot spot. I was told that there is fierce competition for massage therapists, but this also means that there is plenty of work if you know what you are doing. Anyway, I went ahead and bought a massage table, and printed some cards and flyers, and have had a few clients come to my apartment for treatments. It is still very low season, the lull before the storm, I believe, and I have not gone into full promotion mode yet, but I did drop my ...

Spa, beach and thunderstorms

A travel blog entry by jmoon


... to run to the room the rain trying to get me. After lunch the rain stopped and even though I had a good few hours at the beach another storm threatened but passed further south of us. Dinner was excellent. We ate at El Sol. It was lovely. I had the lobster fettuccine with a cheese fritter starter. Dessert was a yummy rice pudding base, pineapple roasted and coconut sorbet. Too full to get back to the ...

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This hotel, located on Av. 12 and Calle 10, Playa del Carmen, is near The Jungle Place, Veronica's Massage, Mexico Blue Dream, and Scuba Libre Dive Shop.
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