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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…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 22 February 2018 2

Great Deals to Be Had in Pre-Construction

If you’ve been thinking about purchasing a vacation home or rental investment property in Playa del Carmen, now is a great time. International tourism to Mexico is on the rise for the sixth consecutive year in a row and the real estate market in Playa del Carmen is booming. If you’re looking to …
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 20 February 2018 0

Design Essentials for Your Riviera Maya Beach Home

Now that you’ve purchased your Riviera Maya beach home or vacation condo, the next step is to furnish and decorate your new space. One of the best ways to bring the tropical paradise of the Riviera Maya indoors is with Caribbean inspired home décor. Here are 10 beach-style decorating ideas to giv…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 11 February 2018 0

KKIS to Host 7th Annual Auction & Dinner

On March 1, 2018, The KKIS Project will host its 7th Annual Auction & Dinner with the goal of providing school supplies to 3,000 students and 50 high school scholarships. The KKIS Project is a registered Mexican nonprofit and a US 501c3 organization whose mission, since 2011, has been to provid…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 31 January 2018 0

What $750k Buys in the Riviera Maya Right Now

Beautiful weather, low cost of living, and a large English-speaking ex-pat community; these are just some of the reasons the Riviera Maya is such a fantastic place to own real estate. Housing prices are far cheaper here than in other comparable beach destinations, so whether you’re searching for a…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 24 January 2018 0

Seaside Rotary to Host 2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off

Who makes the best chili in the Riviera Maya? YOU get to decide at Playa del Carmen Seaside Rotary's 2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off! The 2nd Annual Seaside Rotary Chili Cook-Off will be held at Latitude 20 Restaurant in Puerto Aventuras, Mexico on February 10, 2018 from 3pm to 6pm. All funds raised will…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 15 January 2018 0

A Year in Riviera Maya Festivals

The Riviera Maya is consistently named among the top destinations in Mexico and it's easy to see why. Every year, the Riviera Maya hosts dozens of festivals celebrating food, wine, music, sports, culture and community, and 2017 was no exception. Over the course of the year, we attended countless eve…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 19 December 2017 0

3 Tulum Vacation Condos for Under $125k

Powdery soft white sand beaches, turquoise Caribbean waters, and majestic clifftop Mayan ruins; these are just a few of the things that make the laid-back bohemian chic beach town of Tulum in Mexico’s Riviera Maya such a fantastic place to own real estate. Whether you’re searching for a permanen…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 13 December 2017 0

12 Days/12 Ways 2017

"On the 12th day of Christmas my true love gave to me...." This beloved traditional holiday song is the inspiration for "12 Days/12 Ways", a promotional effort of goodwill to draw attention to 12 not-for-profit groups or charitable organizations in our area. If you've been looking for a way to give…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 8 December 2017 0

Yachts, Fireworks and Jazz in Cancun

Kick off the holiday season with an evening of sailing, fireworks and live jazz music right on Cancun's Nichupte Lagoon at the Sunset Boat Parade 2017 hosted by Sunset World. Now in its 6th year, this wonderful all-ages event has become a Christmas tradition in Cancun. Each year, some of the city…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 5 December 2017 0

Turtle Bay Café to Host Akumal Ambulance Fundraiser Dinner

On Saturday, December 9th, the iconic Turtle Bay Café and Bakery will host the Akumal Ambulance Fundraiser Dinner, a wonderful charity event to raise money for the Red Cross Ambulance. Based full-time in Akumal, the Red Cross Ambulance has been saving lives and making our community safer by ensuri…
Andrea Ruiz Perron andrea 29 November 2017 0

The Two Newest Foodies Gems in Plaza Coba

If you are a foodie in Playa del Carmen, you can’t help but have noticed that the variety of gastronomic experiences and the level of the dining options has increased significantly over the past few years. Of course, Mexican cuisine is well represented in this region. It is celebrated and honored …