Playa del Carmen used to be a little fishing town on the Caribbean coast in western Mexico (state of Quintana Roo, but has grown tremendously the last 10 years. It is now a popular holiday spot. The beaches are beautiful; you will find shopping centers, great bars and clubs, and amazing diving/snorkeling possibilities.
From the Playa del Carmen Travel Guide
I stayed for 3 nights in here, the bedroom is very clean and services are always available. There's no phone line, beds are not very comfortable and sheets were not as soft as regular hotels have. Great service in the breakfast and it has an elevator despite it is only 3 floor height. It was worthy for the money I paid ... more
I LOVE THIS PLACE, AND ESPECIALLY THE LOCATION. MY ONLY COMPLAIN IS THE LOUD MUSIC AT NIGHT FROM A CLUB NEXT TO THE HOTEL. ... more
Very nice small hotel, reception staff were very friendly and helpfull. The location of the hotel is perfect, right on 5th avenue but at the same time not so nere to wee all the noise is. Very close to the beach about a 2 minute walk plus you get a discount on the mamitas beach club which is a bonus. ... more
Getting from DF to Playa del Carmen with bus?
hi, I´m wondering how i can get from DF to playa del Carmen with bus. I cant find any info on the nett. I need to know when it leaves and from where. If any of you guys know i would be so happy. thanks alot aasne ...
Open Water Certification in Mexico
Does anyone know of a good company to get my Open Water Cert with while in Mexico? All I've heard so far is Playa del Carmen. I don't mind spending a few days and a few bucks to be able to dive during the next eight months in Central and South America. Thanks! ...
Mexico, Yucatan Peninsula, Isla Holbox
Has anyone visited the island called Isla Holbox? And do you know the best way to get there from Playa del Carmen or from Merida? ...
On the Road
On Saturday we took the ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen. It was windy on the 45-minute crossing, and we had even had rain overnight. Of the three of us Steve seems to have the best sea legs ...
Posted in Encore Mexico! by nslmexico
Vi ankom til slutt Playa etter en ubegahelig, yet memorabel busstur.... Denne turistfylte, amerikanske, dyre, dog luksuriose og behagelige byen ligger ved den Karbiske kysten og er omringet av hvite ...
Posted in Hannah & Marthes reiseblogg by hanma