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Laura Winfree laurawinfree 28 August 2016 0

4 Playa del Carmen Condos for Sale near 5th Avenue

From lush and serene side streets to exciting areas near the best beach clubs, the neighborhoods lining 5th Avenue are home to some amazing real estate. Whether you’re searching for a permanent home, a winter hideaway or a vacation rental investment, the 5th Avenue area of Playa del Carmen has an …
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 19 August 2016 1

Calling All Volunteers and Donors! K'iin Beh School Needs Our Help

K’iin Beh school is a beautiful little school designed for low-income children in the Playa del Carmen area. Located near Cristo Rey, the school is in the process of growing and expanding thanks to generous donations from local Riviera Maya organizations and businesses. However, right now K’iin …
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 11 August 2016 0

When and Where to Shop at Playa del Carmen Markets

Playa del Carmen boasts a thriving community filled with artists, artisans and health-conscious cuisine, all reflected in the small city’s extensive local markets. Riviera Maya clothing designers, artists, organic companies and small businesses flock to these regular events to sell their homemade …
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 11 August 2016 0

Mayakoba Playa Fest: Stand Up Paddle Meets Haute Cuisine and Patron Tequila

A 4-day weekend of health, sports and cuisine, Playa-style! From September 1 – 4, 2016, Mayakoba resort will be hosting a huge event designed for guests and Riviera Maya locals alike. Playa Fest will feature yoga, stand up paddle boarding, culinary classes and races… and it’s all to honor the…
Andrea Ruiz Perron andrea 4 August 2016 0

Wine, Dine and Sunset with Casa Madero

It is no secret that BuyPlaya foodies are big fans of wine pairing dinners. We love to explore and discover wines from around the globe, even more when we get to savor them with the perfect pairing. When discovering a wine, we also unveil its secrets, its roots, its past and origins. Personally, thi…
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 28 July 2016 0

Get Ready to Run: The Bravest Race Volcano

The coolest race in the Riviera Maya is BACK! Each year, Xplor park hosts a thrilling 5k mud-run-style race through its gorgeous grounds: The Bravest Race. On September 18, 2016, you’ll get to run through the jungle, swim through caves, traverse daring obstacles and overcome many other challenges…
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 27 July 2016 0

These Downtown Playa del Carmen Condos Cost Less Than $150k

AND they all have a rooftop pool! Sleek modern design, hotel-style amenities and a location in the heart of a vibrant Caribbean beach city – Whether you’re planning to buy a permanent home or a vacation condo here in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, it’s now easier than ever to find all the perks yo…
Andrea Ruiz Perron andrea 19 July 2016 0

Playa del Carmen's First Vinyl Record Store!

This week in the heart of Playa del Carmen, we got our very first vinyl record store! This shop is the first of its kind not only in Playa, but in the entire state of Quintana Roo; here, you can find a variety of vinyl from a wide range of musical genres as well as accessories, turntables, needles, …
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 11 July 2016 2

Featured Home: Casa Alma de la Vida in Akumal

Escape to a quiet upscale neighborhood situated on the headland between South Akumal Bay and Aventuras Akumal Bay. Punta Sur feels quiet and private, yet its only two miles from the village of Akumal with all of its amenities, and 15 minutes north of Tulum. Within this gorgeous coastal neighborhood…
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 6 July 2016 0

KidZania Go: Kids

Looking for the perfect way to entertain your kids over summer break? KidZania Go is a big month-long event going on at the Moon Palace Arena convention center at the Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort. This resort is located at the northern edge of the Riviera Maya, just south of Cancun, and this ac…
Andrea Ruiz Perron andrea 1 July 2016 0

Paper Plane: The Soundtrack for a Starry Beach

As far back as he can remember, music has always been a part of his life, of his soul. Singing from a very young age and being part of a band were his first steps towards a dream he would one day start to build in a small beach town called Playa del Carmen. Alongside friends and fellow musicians Rod…
Andrea Ruiz Perron andrea 24 June 2016 0

The Scoop on the 2016 Riviera Maya Film Festival

The 5th annual Riviera Maya Film Festival begins tonight! Each year, this extensive festival brings some of the best new films and documentaries from across the globe to the beaches of the Riviera Maya, providing several nights of memorable movie-going experiences for local cinephiles. The 2016 edi…
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 17 June 2016 0

Father

Father’s Day is just around the corner, and you’re thinking, “What can I get for my dad that’s better than a tie?” Here in Playa del Carmen, the city is filled with ways to celebrate dear old Dad; the key is to get out and explore the amazing activities this city has to offer! Whether you…
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 15 June 2016 0

Living Art: Friday Night Event at the Theater

Captivating performances and stunning local artwork abound at Playa del Carmen’s new city theater. The Teatro de la Ciudad hosts free shows for families, kids and adults alike every week, and its gorgeous lobby area is often filled with wonderful local and international artwork. This Friday night…
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 15 June 2016 0

Divas Nights in Playa del Carmen

A tropical garden setting, mouthwatering cuisine, incredible singing by Playa del Carmen locals… it’s all part of Divas Night right here in Playa del Carmen. Hosted at the charming El Jardin restaurant, Divas Night takes place every Friday evening starting at 6:00 pm and lasting until 10:00 pm,…
Andrea Ruiz Perron andrea 14 June 2016 0

5-Course Thai Dinner at Imprevist Playa del Carmen

One of our very favorite Playa del Carmen restaurants will be serving up an array of mouthwatering Thai flavors this Wednesday night! On the evening of Wednesday, June 15 starting at 6 pm, Imprevist will host its second International Night of 2016 with a tantalizing 5-course dinner featuring a blen…
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 9 June 2016 2

Why to Buy in Paamul Cheap Beach Homes in the Riviera Maya

Just 10 minutes south of Playa del Carmen sits a quiet beach community created for laid-back fun and relaxation in a gorgeous natural setting. The neighborhood of Paamul features open-air palapa dwellings along with a stunning beach area, creating a close community atmosphere right by the Caribbean …
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 27 May 2016 0

Summer 2016 Movie Nights in Playa del Carmen

The city of Playa del Carmen is home to beautiful white sand beaches, lovely parks and a variety of charming outdoor spaces, ideal for community gatherings. A few years ago, El Cine Club (The Cinema Club) began thinking outside the box and figured out a new way to take full advantage of Playa’s go…
Laura Winfree laurawinfree 9 May 2016 0

Taxi tips and tricks in Playa del Carmen

When moving to a foreign country or even just a new city, something as simple as public transportation can be a cultural obstacle. Luckily for those of us who have made the move to Playa del Carmen, using the city’s taxi service is affordable, fast and safe; however, it takes some experience to…