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Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 21 February 2017 0

These Tulum Condos Cost Less Than $150k

AND they’re all located just minutes from the bohemian chic town center! Famous for its white sandy beaches and stunning clifftop Mayan ruins, Tulum is one of the fastest-growing beach towns in the Riviera Maya and a fantastic place to own real estate. Whether you’re searching for a permanent h…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 15 February 2017 0

Stay & Play at the 5th Annual Seaside Rotary Golf Classic in Playa del Carmen

Now in its fifth year, the Seaside Rotary Golf Classic is a charity golf tournament to support the Playa del Carmen Seaside Rotary Club, a club dedicated to helping to improve the lives of disadvantaged youth and families in Playa del Carmen, Mexico through fundraising and volunteer support for loca…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 8 February 2017 0

5 Romantic Places to Spend Valentine's Day

Playa del Carmen is an exciting, high-energy coastal resort town and a popular spot for destination weddings, honeymoons, and romantic couple's getaways; but sometimes it can be just as romantic to get away from it all and spend time somewhere that's a little more low-key. Fortunately, day trips and…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 31 January 2017 0

10 Ways to Make Your Vacation Home More Eco-Friendly

Making greener choices when it comes to your vacation home is good for the planet and your pocketbook. Whether you’re currently in the market for a Riviera Maya vacation home, or you’ve already purchased your property and are looking to make some improvements, here are 10 ways to make your vacat…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 11 January 2017 0

Featured Home: Prosperity House in Tulum

Nestled in between the Caribbean Sea and the jungle, the small eco-chic beach town of Tulum is best known for its bohemian atmosphere and clifftop Mayan ruins. Here, in a lush tropical jungle setting, near the HOLISTIKA eco community and just minutes from the white sandy beaches, you’ll find Prosp…
Andrea Ruiz Perron andrea 9 January 2017 0

Inti Beach: A Unique Experience for the Body and Mind

Along with a group of fellow bloggers and local Press, BuyPlaya was invited to experience the new facet of Inti Beach; a Holistic and Wellness Center, as well as a unique Beach Club. Inti and Aloha Paddle Club had organized for us, a perfect day that we often only dream of, but that is now available…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 4 January 2017 0

Bliss Out in Tulum with 3 Days of Food, Yoga & Music

Whether you’re a longtime vegan or you’re simply interested in learning more about veganism, wellness, and sustainable living, you won't want to miss the fourth edition of Tulum Vegan Fest, a celebration of food, yoga and music that's taking place January 27th - 29th in Tulum. Tulum Vegan Fes…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 29 December 2016 0

Andaz Mayakoba Opens in Playa del Carmen

This past week, BuyPlaya was invited to tour Andaz Mayakoba Resort Riviera Maya, a new 590-acre luxury resort opening this month in the eco-friendly Mayakoba resort complex, just north of Playa del Carmen. This is the first Mexican resort for the Andaz brand, and it joins the Andaz resort collection…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 20 December 2016 0

4 Playa del Carmen Condos for Sale by the Beach

Famous for its white sandy beaches, clear blue-green Caribbean waters and 5th Avenue, a bustling pedestrian street lined with shops and restaurants, Playa del Carmen is one of the most dynamic and fastest-growing towns in the Riviera Maya and a fantastic place to own real estate. Whether you’re se…
Andrea Ruiz Perron andrea 17 December 2016 0

Two Ways to Enjoy Fine Dining in Akumal

The Riviera Maya, including the vibrant beach towns of Playa del Carmen, Tulum and Akumal, is increasingly becoming a top culinary destination and it's home to some incredible restaurants. Each of them is an important representation of Mexican gastronomy and fusion cuisine, and by visiting them and …
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 14 December 2016 0

Ring in the Holidays at El Pueblito Mayakoba

Mayakoba’s charming Mexican-style town square “El Pueblito” is making a name for itself as one of the top destinations for cultural events in the Riviera Maya. From farmers markets and free outdoor movie nights, to food festivals, cooking classes with famous chefs and lots more, there’s alwa…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 8 December 2016 0

3 Puerto Aventuras Vacation Condos for Under $300k

Paradise living can be yours in Puerto Aventuras! Set around a deep water marina, this exclusive gated residential resort community is one of the best places along the coast to own real estate. Located in the heart of the Riviera Maya, about 15 minutes south of Playa del Carmen, Puerto Aventuras off…
Irving santana irving-santana 24 November 2016 0

As Easy as 9-1-1

Dealing with numbers has never been one of my strengths. Being an expat from the U.S. just complicates things. There are too many numbers to remember. Miles into kilometers, pounds into kilos, dollars into pesos are just a few of the challenges my neophyte mind has to grab onto. Thankfully, I don’…
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 10 November 2016 0

Our Evening Jungle Tour Just Outside Playa del Carmen

After exiting the cenote, we stepped back into the jungle and made our way back toward our group on the main path. Dusk had set in, and the leafy canopy above blocked out what little illumination remained with the twilight. All around us, lightning bugs began to glow, slowly drifting between tree tr…
Andrea Ruiz Perron andrea 2 November 2016 0

Frightful Holiday in Playa del Carmen!

Halloween is becoming more and more popular throughout all of Mexico. This traditionally American holiday is intermingling with the the Mexican traditions of Day of the Dead making for almost a full week of costumes, parties, candy, and fun. Kids and families were no exception in the parade, maki…
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 24 October 2016 0

See the Lineup! Riviera Maya Jazz Festival 2016

Clearly FREE jazz concerts on one of the top beaches in Playa del Carmen are a big hit! The Riviera Maya Jazz Festival will take place once again in 2016, now in its 14th year. We hope you’ll be in town on December 1, 2 and 3, 2016, because this edition of the festival is looking pretty good. Onc…
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 12 October 2016 0

Next Big Event: Celebrating Mexico through Craft Beers & Street Foods!

Calling all Playa del Carmen foodies and beer-lovers… Mayakoba is hosting the first Riviera Maya Beer & Street Food Fest this month! On Saturday, October 22 from 5 pm to midnight, the beautiful El Pueblito area will be the venue for this event that has gotten us all excited. First of all, th…
Andrea Ruiz Perron andrea 11 October 2016 0

A Mole Quest Through The Streets of Playa del Carmen

Born and raised in Montreal, I was introduced to Mexican cuisine at a very young age by my Mexican mother. Even though all my family members were all huge fans of any possible traditional Mexican dish, I was at that time "the picky one". However, there was this one dish that I would without hesitati…
Andrea Ruiz Perron andrea 11 October 2016 1

The Mayakoba Cooking School: Where Famous Chefs Share Their Secrets

Over the past year, El Pueblito at Mayakoba has earned a reputation as the best location for cultural events in Playa del Carmen. With monthly Farmers Markets, free outdoor movie nights, yoga classes, food festivals and much more, this Mexico-styled square provides a truly lovely setting. This month…