Viva Wyndham Azteca
Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen
So the past M-F was spent on the beach in Playacar, MX at the Viva Azteca all-inclusive resort. When mom is paying for the room, I live large.
I immediately shut off my phone cuz MX thinks I should pay $1.10/min to call home...unreasonable.
I sincerely think that Mexicans in resort towns think that Americans have more money than …
... etc. we looked at a few cages before selecting a wonderful place. We ordered a Zanzibar each (of course, what else could we have to drink if that was on the menu!). Before you get too excited, it's water and rock melon and another fruit which a I forget with some lime. It was beautiful. The complimentary starters were bread with salsa (tomatillo and lime), pickled jalapeño chillies, and thick sour yoghurt. I ate the three jalapeños - thought they would be outrageously ...
... persuasion and explains in a remarkably camp manner how he is going to make us all his signature Mexican coffee, by heating tequila over a flame and adding it in. He assures us it is delicious. It's not. In fact, it's quite simply foul. We're each brought a glass of it to try and it knocks the smile straight off Coman's face the second he tastes it. Poor Miguel! Everyone cleared their plates of each course prepared by Oscar, but Miguel's offering goes unfinished by ...
... after a pizza we returned back to the hostel and chilled some more with Tehua, and Erika and Gina when they'd finished work at midnight. Not that we wanted to hit that night particularly hard, but clubs in Playa don't really get going until 1 or 2 am, and it generally works on a much later schedule than other places. After chilling on the roof for quite a while with the three Mexicans, they decided to show us some more of the town, and we headed off to a bar called La ...
... one of my biggest annoyances with people is when they are unreliable and do not show up or show up very late. All this ever means is that they believe that their time is more valuable than my time. Will I never learn to spot unreliable people? I had a nagging feeling when the plans were discussed and it continued through the afternoon (that I shouldn't waste my time sitting around) and I should have listened. As Oprah likes to ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility