Living in Playa del Carmen

So, what’s with Mexico and its tequila anyway!

agave pinas for tequila

Visitors to Mexico have likely noticed the abundance of tequila. While often associated with Mexican cowboys, ranchers and bandits – thanks to Hollywood — it’s with great pride that...

Cenotes of the Riviera Maya

chichen-itza

Almost synonymous with “Mexico”, cenotes are as much of an attraction as the local beaches. They are associated primarily with the Yucatán Peninsula since the region — and cenotes...

Summer day and weekend camp ideas for Playanese kids of all ages

coral reef day camp for kids

Local Playanese mums and dads — check out the list of activity options for kids of all ages. Some are day camps and others are weekend adventures. Our list even...

A permanent Caribbean vacation, living the dream in Playa del Carmen

maya culture playa del carmen

After Cancun, the once small fishing village of Playa del Carmen has grown to become the second largest resort town in Mexico. Playa, as it is warmly referred to...

Add a unique shopping experience to your Mexico visit

prickly pear or tuna fruit, mexico

Shopping in the markets (mercados) in Cancun or Playa del Carmen is a delightful experience and a wonderful way to spend a day. Seeing different artistic pieces of pottery...

For the ultimate relaxing experience, venture into a traditional Maya temazcal

a traditional Maya temazcal

Endless sun and sand, crystal clear water, peace and harmony leaving you energized. This is part of what you will discover when you visit Mexico’s Riviera Maya. For those...