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Quinta Avenida

Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Description: The Five AvenueThe most Important street in Mexico, you can find Shopping, Souvenirs, Jewelry stores,Bars, etc.
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Calgary, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

It is really being redeveloped with lots of new high-end shopping and eating establishments. It is coolest in the evening and the atmosphere is always energetic!

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Stourbridge, England
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

Lots of high street style retailers as well as souvenir shops and bars/restaurants - good choice. Every street corner there was someone trying to lure you in to their shop, give you 'best price' or sell you an excursion. Got a little bit intimidating - too many bodies, too much noise/hustle n bustle for me. Some sellers just would not... More

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Toluca, Mexico
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

I loved this place, specially at night, you can see people walking down the street from so many countries, many places to have dinner.

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laguna beach, california
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39 reviews 39 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

There are things I like and dislike about "La Quinta" ~ however, many tourists tend to overreact to vendors on this avenue. First of all, speaking Spanish is helpful, as well as a good attitude. I only go there when I have something I specifically want to buy. I live in Mexico part time and know the system ~ a... More

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 NEW

There is no way you can come this close to Playa and not go to 5th Ave. This is by far one of the best locations to people watch in Playa. There are people from all over the world here. No matter where you are from, you will be able to make new friends. Just keep your ears open for... More

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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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36 reviews 36 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

lots of shops. between Calle 1 and 28 T shirt shops and Jaladors (Barkers), but it quiets down between 30 and 40, which has some nicer shops, restaurants, good prices, less Spring breakish

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

A lot of shops,restaurants,bars to check it out..... Cigars shops, massage shops are shipper here than at any hotel ( I sow signs that saids 70 minutes massages for 20-25.00 dollars. Don't know if they come with happy endings .... Lol.) Great place to see the culture of this beautiful town in the Yucatan peninsula .

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
3 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Loved this area. Unique, great restaurants as well as unique shops from the simple trinkets to the over the top luxury brand items is what makes it so much fun. Your eyes will not get a rest here as there is so much to see and do.

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Brownsville, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I loved the morning walks to do excercise and drink a coffee. food is super expensive do not eat their do not recommend it. But for young people by all means go for it alot of drinking..

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Monterrey, Mexico
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Bring some comfy shoes and lot of money, because its a long walk and you will want everything, you can find the cheapest to the fanciest.

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