Living in Playa del Carmen

Mexico’s whale shark season

swimming with whale shark

If you find yourself along Mexico’s Riviera Maya between the months of May and September, you may want to add something completely different to your fun-in-the-sun list. As large...

Mexico produces world-class wine

Mexico’s wine industry is making waves — pardon the pun — for the glorious grapes that are producing world-class vino. Although the country is renowned for its vast range...

What to do if you get sick

It’s unfortunate that some people begin their holiday in Mexico with a form of Moctezuma’s Revenge. Although uncomfortable and inconvenient, this stomach ailment is often easily taken care of with...

Setting up utility accounts in Playa del Carmen

Changing your Mexico utilities to your name After you’ve bought your new property in Playa del Carmen, or the surrounding municipality called Solidaridad, the title has been transferred and...