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18 December, 2018

Riviera Maya Things to Do: Where to Eat in Puerto Aventuras

If you’re hanging out in Mexico’s Riviera Maya and find yourself wondering where to eat in Puerto Aventuras, we have you covered! This list of the top restaurants in Puerto Aventuras will help you find the best places to eat for any occasion in this exclusive beach, marina and golf community in the heart of Mexico’s Riviera Maya. Read on to see more info and view our Puerto Aventuras Restaurant Guide below!

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06 December, 2018

The small resort community of Puerto Aventuras is located about one hour south of the Cancun International Airport in Mexico’s Riviera Maya, about 35 minutes south of downtown Playa del Carmen and 35 minutes north of Tulum. Despite this fantastic location on the Mexican Caribbean Sea, not too many people have discovered Puerto Aventuras yet and it remains one of the Riviera Maya’s most beautiful hidden gems. 

Read on to learn more about this exclusive community and what it has to offer!

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20 November, 2018

What About Healthcare in Mexico vs. the US?

Many people are concerned about healthcare and its costs as they approach retirement age, and that concern only grows when it involves living in a foreign country full or part time. Read on for a brief overview of what you can expect from Mexico’s universal healthcare system, but keep in mind the most important takeaway is that excellent private health insurance in Mexico is available for a fraction of the cost you pay for insurance in the US. For example, I have Metlife Mexico, and I only pay around $1,000 per year! I’m still in my early 40’s, so I’m sure it gets more expensive as you age, but you’re going to enjoy some major savings…. Just think about what you could do with all of that extra money! 

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10 November, 2018

5 Reasons to Host a Bachelorette Party in Playa del Carmen, Mexico

If you or someone you know is getting married, don’t let the conversation about where to hold the bachelorette party (and bachelor party, for that matter!) pass by without taking a serious look at Mexico’s Riviera Maya. In Playa del Carmen everyone can enjoy a perfect trip with friends, eating fabulous food, partying until the sun comes up and exploring some of the world’s most incredible wonders – all in the span of just a few days!

Read on to see five reasons downtown Playa del Carmen is one of the world’s best places to host a bachelorette party and forget about the usual suspects of Miami and Las Vegas! 

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02 November, 2017

Get Lost in Art at 3D Museum of Wonders in Downtown Playa del Carmen

I joined a few of my team members from Investment Properties Mexico (IPM) on a recent visit to Kurt Wenner’s acclaimed 3D Museum of Wonder in downtown Playa del Carmen to see what all the excitement is about, and as you can see from the pics, we really had a blast! The museum is the first of its kind in the Americas, offering a fun, interactive experience that’s ideal for creating the ultimate selfies and where touching the exhibits is not only encouraged, but lies at the very heart of the institution’s philosophy.

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30 August, 2017

10 Best Luxury Vacation Home Rentals in Mexico’s Riviera Maya

Mexico's Riviera Maya is home to some of the world's most beautiful beachfront real estate, breathtaking landscapes and the ruins of ancient Mayan cities. For savvy travelers looking for an ultra-luxurious, intimate and unique vacation experience, luxury vacation home rentals are also becoming increasingly popular. We invite you to tour the region's top ten luxury villas with us... And the good news is: All of them are for rent!

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01 May, 2017

 Tulum Welcomes Noma Pop-Up to it’s List of World-Class Restaurants

After an incredible wait full of anticipation, René Redzepi and team Noma are finally making waves in the Mexican Caribbean. The Noma pop-up, which was announced last year, opened on April 12th and will run for a mere 7 weeks. Tickets sold out in December in just over 3 hours despite a price tag of approximately $3,000 for a table for 4. Unfortunately, those that missed out will have to wait for Noma 2.0.

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31 March, 2017


The Fives Luxury Residences is a condo-hotel property offering luxury condominiums like no other in Mexico’s Riviera Maya. The development is aptly named because it will envelope all five senses in paradise and it is nearly impossible not to smile as you walk through the property on your way to the spa, one of the 11 fabulous restaurants, the pool or – of course – the beach.

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20 September, 2016

After much speculation over the past two years, this weekend confirmed that DreamWorks animation studios will operate not just one but two theme parks in Punta Maroma, which lies just north of Playa del Carmen and just south of Cancun in the heart of Mexico’s Riviera Maya. The two new parks will be known as Dream Park and Thrill Park

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11 September, 2016

As a father of 2 young kids who love the warm turquoise waters,white sandy beaches, snorkeling and – of course – the amazing parks that already exist in the area around Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Parks like Xcaret, Xel-Ha and Punta Venado Eco Park are part of what makes living in the Riviera Maya so amazing… I thought there was NO WAY anyone could make this area any better for families and travelers on vacation. Until now. 

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02 August, 2015

Isla Holbox is located on the northern side of the Yucatan peninsula between Cancun and Merida. It is just a mere tiny sliver of an island, and the entire thing is situated within a biosphere, which is land that is protected by the Mexican Government. Still, there are residents who live here full time, and the township is located on the far end of the island closer to Merida, with roughly 2,500 full-time residents. 

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