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Inside Background
Having grown from a once quiet fishing village to an internationally renowned...
Last edited: March 03, 2016
Generally, Playa del Carmen (PDC) is a very safe city. The tourist areas are...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
    Playa del Carmen is not a very big city to start with, but the city can be...
Last edited: March 03, 2016
Playa Del Carmen has a subtropical climate, so its weather ranges from warm to...
Last edited: March 03, 2016
Remember that Playa del Carmen is colloquial, playful, about old times. Now you...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
Located in the heart of the Mayan Riviera, Playa del Carmen is a central...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
Many travelers to the area like to bring down gifts to give out in addition to...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
Playacar, a short taxi ride from Playa Del Carmen, offers a wide selection of...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
     The best books for young adults are historical fiction, and what better...
Last edited: March 25, 2016
Inside Transportation
NOTE FROM MODERATION: TRAVEL AGENCIES AND THIRD PARTY BOOKING PLATFORMS ARE NOT...
Last edited: October 25, 2016
Playa Del Carmen is not a large town, and most of the development has taken...
Last edited: March 03, 2016
Public transportation options to get to area attractions instead of taxis...
Last edited: June 14, 2016
Taxis Playa del Carmen is small enough that you can walk everywhere fairly...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
TIPS TO KNOW FOR ARRIVAL at CANCUN  INT. AIRPORT: After passing immigration...
Last edited: June 10, 2016
Several options for transfer to Playa del Carmen and surrounding resorts along...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
Inside Things to Do
Budget Tulum Day Trip - No over priced tour group needed! You can catch a...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
Check out the following attractions for fun family travel: Tulum Ruins.  Only...
Last edited: March 25, 2016
Many visitors to Playa del Carmen are happy to spend their entire vacation at...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
If you’re looking for music, dancing, people watching and a good time, you can...
Last edited: March 03, 2016
Playa is a fun town, and there is no shortage of shops in its downtown area...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
For those who want something more active from their vacation than relaxation on...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
If you are in Playa Del Carmen or Tulum a terrific day trip is the beach at...
Last edited: November 24, 2015
Many are of the opinion that Chichen Itza is too far a drive to make from Playa...
Last edited: May 28, 2016
The Yucatan peninsula has the unusual feature of resting on a bed of limestone...
Last edited: July 05, 2006
If you wish to go yourself from Playa del Carmen, it is really easy. Here is...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
One of the great advantages of staying anywhere on the Riviera Maya is the easy...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
  Kitesurf Mexico Kitesurf Mexico has a private location.  A virgin beach where...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
Playa del Carmen in the Riviera Maya has grown since its days of a fishing...
Last edited: May 22, 2016
Many excellent tours are offfered , from Mayan ruins to Xcaret to off the...
Last edited: November 24, 2015
Inside Dining Scene
As Playa Del Carmen has grown from tranquil village to world famous resort...
Last edited: August 25, 2009
Try  Cafe Press (Coffee Press) on 2nd & 5th for breakfast. It's cheap and...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
Steak/Tacos HC de Monterrey on Constituyentes at 30th Avenue, across from Mega...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
These restaurants are suitable for a wedding rehearsal dinner or a special...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
Inside Playa del Carmen: Dining Overview As Playa Del Carmen has grown from...
Last edited: August 18, 2016
Looking for suggestions about where to celebrate New Years in Playa del...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
La Parilla is a Mexican restaurant located at Calle 8 and Avenida Quinta in...
Last edited: April 02, 2009
La Pesca is located on Avenida 30 just south of the intersection with...
Last edited: January 15, 2012
Inside Mexico: For Foreign Visitors
The national currency of Mexico is the Mexican Peso;  and Banco de Mexico is...
Last edited: July 20, 2016
Remember to keep the color departure/arrival form, if you lose it, you will...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
Puerto Vallarta  When a car accident occurs in Puerta Vallarta all cars...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
Phrases and words that may be helpful to you while in Mexico include: The...
Last edited: May 02, 2016
52 (Five Two) is the International Country Code for calling Mexico. 00 (zero...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
GUIDE TO TIPPING IN MEXICO Tipping guidelines for Mexico are nearly the same...
Last edited: June 26, 2016
Benito Juarez airport (MEX) serving Mexico City is modern and efficient. There...
Last edited: June 18, 2016
You can use a checking bankcard, credit card or debit card, and will find ATM's...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
If you travel by bus in Mexico you will have one of the most pleasant surprises...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
Mexico’s national currency is the Peso.  Though some merchants both along the...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
Although Mexico is a big country, it can be easily travelled by car - if you...
Last edited: November 23, 2015
UNITED STATES United States Embassy in Mexico : Paseo de la Reforma 305, Col...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
There are "locales"  (or locations) for calling long distance that use VOIP...
Last edited: January 26, 2016
If you are stopped by the police, do your best not to hand over your original...
Last edited: January 27, 2016
Concerns for safety and security in Mexico have risen steadily over the past...
Last edited: October 16, 2011
There appears  to be some question regarding car rental and driving in Mexico...
Last edited: January 27, 2016
The following is from Profeco, the Mexican Governments Consumer Agency for...
Last edited: March 25, 2016