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Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 9 October 2018 0

Halloween and Day of the Dead Events 2018

October in Playa del Carmen is in full swing, and even though we're in the middle of “low season”, you’ll still find plenty of things to do with the upcoming Halloween and Day of the Dead holidays. Halloween falls on October 31 and Day of the Dead is a 2-day celebration on November 1 and 2; si…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 2 October 2018 0

Wine & Dine with Star Chefs of Mexico

As if there isn’t already plenty to do for Day of the Dead in Playa del Carmen, now you can mingle with star chefs and enjoy exquisite food and wine tastings at the 10th edition of the Wine and Food Festival. This spectacular 4-day event features the very best Mexican and international chefs and s…
Guest guest-1 17 September 2018 0

Great Services in Playa del Carmen

I hear an awful lot of complaints about “service” in Playa del Carmen; Poor service from waiters in restaurants, dishonest practices at beach clubs, rip off artists at Pemex, NO at all service from Telmex…. I tend to focus on the positive and appreciate some of the great services we DO have in…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 12 September 2018 0

Mexican Independence Day Events 2018

On the night of September 15th, the entire country of Mexico will come together to celebrate their independence. Every year Mexicans gather at their local zocalos, bars and restaurants for “El Grito” (The Cry of Independence), yelling “Viva Mexico!” out of pride for this amazing country. An…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 28 August 2018 0

Running for Education at Xplor Bravest Race

If you read our previous blog post, then you already know that the Bravest Race is a challenging mud-run-style 5K obstacle race at Xplor Park in the Riviera Maya. It's the kind of race where you have to run, jump, swim, climb, and crawl to get to the finish line. This year, one of our favorite Play…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 10 August 2018 0

Mud, Sweat, and Cheers at Xplor Park

Xplor Park’s mud-run-style 5K obstacle race, Xplor Bravest Race, is BACK! On September 16, 2018, you'll get to run through the jungle, swim through caves, traverse daring obstacles, and face many other natural and man-made challenges in one of our region’s most incredible locations: Xplor Park.…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 7 August 2018 0

New Arts Fest Coming to Akumal

This November, escape to Akumal for three days of art, making, food, drink, and good company at Akumal Arts Fest presented by Turtle Bay Cafe and Tortuga Escondida Residency Center. This brand new mural arts festival is taking place November 9, 10 & 11, 2018 in Akumal Pueblo, with satellite ven…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 13 July 2018 0

Help Coco's Spay and Neuter 1,000 Animals in 5 Days!

This August, Coco’s Animal Rescue is hosting a community spay and neuter clinic with the goal of offering free sterilization for over 1,000 animals in Playa del Carmen. And you can help! Coco’s is seeking volunteers and monetary donations to assist with their free 5-day spay and neuter clinic t…
Andrea Ruiz Perron andrea 9 July 2018 0

The Sacred Mayan Journey 2018: The Journey of One of Us

BuyPlaya has been for years, not only a witness, but also a fan and admirer of the canoers that each year bravely cross the open sea, from Xcaret to Cozumel back and forth for the Sacred Mayan Journey. This year, one of us made a dream come true and applied to the 2018 Sacred Mayan Journey..... A…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 2 July 2018 0

These Playa del Carmen Condos Cost Less Than $300k

Gorgeous white sand beaches, clear turquoise Caribbean waters, a bustling pedestrian street lined with shops and restaurants, and a prime location in the heart of the Riviera Maya; these are just a few of the things that make Playa del Carmen such a fantastic place to own real estate. Whether you’…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 12 June 2018 2

Playa del Carmen Summer Camps 2018

Once again, we are putting together a listing of camps and programs (cursos de verano) for children in Playa del Carmen and the Riviera Maya for the summer of 2018. These are the programs and summer camps that we have found so far for kids living in Playa del Carmen and all across the Riviera Maya. …
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 15 May 2018 0

School of Rock The Musical in Playa del Carmen

On June 8, 9 and 10, Explayarte will present its latest live show, the hit Broadway musical School of Rock, at the beautiful Teatro de la Ciudad (City Theater) in Playa del Carmen! School of Rock The Musical tells the story of wannabe rock star Dewey Finn, who poses as a substitute teacher at a pre…
Andrea Ruiz Perron andrea 12 May 2018 0

Outstanding Night of Wine, Food and Music at The Plaza!

We have been fans of the beautiful “The Fives Plaza” since its opening a couple of years ago. An impressive space of more than 4000 square meters, the plaza not only hosts some of the best events in town, but also is home to amazing foodies gems such as Koh Thai (Thai restaurant), Oka Sushi Bar,…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 8 May 2018 0

3 Akumal Condos for Sale on Half Moon Bay

With white sand beaches, clear turquoise waters, and incredible snorkeling spots at every turn, Akumal's Half Moon Bay has become a haven for buyers in search of that laid-back Mexico beach vibe. Whether you’re searching for a permanent home, a vacation home or a profitable rental property in Akum…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 1 May 2018 2

Boutique Hotel in Tulum Asks $550k

If you’ve ever dreamed of living and working in Mexico’s Riviera Maya, this boutique hotel business in Tulum might be just the ticket. Only minutes from the Tulum town center, Hotel Delux Tulum is a 12-room hotel with rustic décor and plenty of tropical charm. It already has a steady flow of g…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 5 April 2018 0

Up With People Live on Tour in Playa del Carmen

Get ready to be entertained and inspired at Up with People’s Live On Tour 2018 musical show this Saturday, April 7th at the Teatro de la Ciudad (City Theater) in Playa del Carmen! More than just a traveling musical theater group, Up With People provides young adults with an international gap year…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 14 March 2018 0

RENT The Musical in Playa del Carmen

On April 20, 21 and 22, Explayarte will present the award-winning Broadway musical RENT live at the beautiful Teatro de la Ciudad (City Theater) located right here in Playa del Carmen! One of the longest-running Broadway shows of all time, RENT is a rock musical with music, lyrics, and book by Jona…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 8 March 2018 0

One Country, One Dish at the Puerto Aventuras Food Festival

On March 18, 2018, the Puerto Aventuras Colonos Association will host the 8th edition of the International Food Festival of Puerto Aventuras in beautiful Riviera Maya, Mexico. This wonderful family-friendly event is a great way to learn about different cultures and sample some delicious dishes, all …
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 5 March 2018 0

Coco's to Host 9th Anniversary Cocktail Party

On March 24, 2018, Coco’s Animal Welfare is hosting its 9th Anniversary Cocktail Party in Playa del Carmen. There will be live music, a raffle, and a live and online auction. If you're going to be in town, this is a fantastic opportunity to help support this wonderful local non-profit. Coco’s A…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 27 February 2018 0

6th Annual Seaside Rotary Golf Classic in Playa del Carmen

Mark your calendars! The 6th Annual Seaside Rotary Golf Classic will take place on March 17, 2018 at the Hard Rock Riviera Maya Golf Club in Playacar. 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 imp…