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Address: , Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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Activities: People-watching, Shopping
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Churros and pedal cars

We came out almost every night. The churros vendor also sells crepes (we love the Nutella), the kids can drive little pedal cars, and the local athletes play basketball. This is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 14, 2015
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Charlottesville, VA
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Dallas, Texas
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

The Centro is a fun place to walk around on the island. We spent time here every day! Plenty of shops and restaurants/bars, several of which have Wifi for customers. This is great to spend hours just wandering around and where I ended up getting the best prices on souvenirs.

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Columbus, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Shops selling food and souvenirs are the main draw. Clearly the sense that if tourists have come all the way, they have to buy things only from the few shops here. Need to pass through this area to get to the better attractions. Get to the South side - peaceful. And the North side for the sunset view.

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Charlottesville, VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

We came out almost every night. The churros vendor also sells crepes (we love the Nutella), the kids can drive little pedal cars, and the local athletes play basketball. This is a good lace for turistas to mingle w local residents - and all right off Hidalgo.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

I started going to ISLA in 2001 once or twice a year. We still love the local restaurants, Fredy's, Rolandi's and the loncheria. However, I shopped in VIVA LA MEXICO and was given a hand basket to for my selections. While in the store, I took a picture with my phone and I placed it in in my basket. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

El Centro is a pretty cool place to go dine at or do some window shopping. It's much better to go at nights when it's a bit more alive during that time. One word of caution for all tourists that don't speak Spanish..... At all possibilities avoid shopping here because it is a place that draws tourists & where they'll... More 

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San Pedro
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Great little town with lots of restaurants and your typical Mexican junk. Can rent a golf cart here (or anywhere on the island) and tour this whole place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

What a great place to visit, shop & eat. The people are super friendly and some of the hardest working I have ever seen.

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Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

I just love it here. Stayed on Juarez. Ate along Hidalgo. This part of the island is the heartbeat of Isla, and I love it even more at night when the daytrippers go back to Cancun. :)

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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

On any given day you will encounter friendly, energetic vendors hawking their wares...a cultural thing throughout Mexico. They are more than happy to invite you in to sample their products such as the tequila store where they pretty much had a full-blown tequila tasting for me there including many "fine" tequilas such as the my favorites, the aged tequilas, anejos.... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Lots of shops and restaurants. You just have to like when all the sellers shout at you "hola amigos welcome, come inside!!". One of the things we'll remember most from Mexico is "come, come - almost free!!".

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