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29 June, 2019

5 Non-Touristy Things to Do in Playa del Carmen, Mexico

The Riviera Maya is one of the world’s top vacation destinations, stretching more than 80 miles south of Cancun along Mexico’s Caribbean coast, where travelers enjoy gorgeous white sand beaches and an incredible array of activities that simply can’t be found anywhere else in the world. With so much to choose from the options can feel a bit overwhelming, so here are five non-touristy things to do in Playa del Carmen that will make your next Mexico vacation a truly unforgettable experience and create memories to last a lifetime.

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18 June, 2019

5 Best Places to Shop on 5th Avenue in Playa del Carmen

Whether you’re coming to Playa del Carmen on vacation or business, 5th Avenue (Quinta Avenida in Spanish) is a must-see, especially if you love to shop, eat, listen to music and people watch! As one of the longest pedestrian-only streets in the world, Fifth Avenue stretches for more than 20 blocks (and counting!), running parallel to the beach just steps from the clear turquoise waters and white sand beaches of the Mexican Caribbean Sea.

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01 June, 2019

4 Eco-Tours in Playa del Carmen that Promote a Connection with Nature

Situated in the heart of Mexico’s Riviera Maya just south of Cancun on the Caribbean Sea, downtown Playa del Carmen is a growing, vibrant city with a distinct international feel that serves as a hub of activity in the region. Travelers can choose from a seemingly endless array of exciting tours and activities, including a variety of eco-friendly excursions designed to bring you closer to nature and help all travelers develop a deeper understanding of the fragile natural beauty that has made the Riviera Maya coastline one of the world’s top vacation destinations.

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30 April, 2019

Mexico Dominates List of World’s Top Vacation Destinations this Spring

If you’re wondering where to travel this spring (or summer, or fall, for that matter…) look no farther than Mexico, which has snagged five out of the top 15 vacation destinations for Americans this year, according to Condé Nast Traveler - more than any other country! From Cancun to downtown Playa del Carmen and Tulum in the Mexican Caribbean, to the thriving inland metropolis of Mexico City and the rocky shores of Cabo San Lucas on Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula, this list has something for everyone and offers plenty of exciting vacation ideas that you simply can’t find anywhere else in the world.

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20 April, 2019

Whether you’re a local, a first-time or repeat visitor, here are a few of the best restaurants in Playa del Carmen to satisfy virtually any hunger cravings and quench your thirst! With a thriving foodie scene and a vibrant downtown that is home to one of the world’s longest pedestrian-only streets along much of Fifth Avenue (Quinta Avenida in Spanish), Playa - as the locals call it - offers endless opportunities for culinary exploration and adventure.

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16 April, 2019

Off the Beaten Path: 5 Fun Activities in Mexico’s Riviera Maya

With endless white-sand beaches, crystal-clear turquoise waters and ancient Mayan ruins, there’s never a shortage of amazing things to do in the Riviera Maya, Mexico! Still, these are just a few of the many unforgettable activities and attractions you will find in this beautiful and historic part of Mexico, which stretches south from Cancun for more than 80 miles along the Caribbean Sea and offers countless hidden gems just waiting to be discovered. 

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26 March, 2019

There’s certainly no shortage of amazing activities in Cancun, Playa del Carmen, Puerto Aventuras and Tulum in Mexico’s Riviera Maya… And while the area’s various Experiences Xcaret adventure parks offer a dizzying array of exciting activities and entertainment options to suit virtually every skill level and budget, sometimes a nice long relaxing day at the beach simply sounds better than getting up early for a guided tour! 

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02 February, 2019

The Fives Playa del Carmen Condos for Sale Are Everything

If escaping cold winters sounds like a good idea and making the most of every moment is your mantra, The Fives Playa del Carmen condos for sale might be exactly what you’ve been looking for! Situated less than one-hour south of the Cancun International Airport just a couple of blocks from the Mexican Caribbean Sea, The Fives Downtown Hotel & Residences part of Curio Collection by Hilton has everything you need to experience this vibrant international beach town. 

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22 January, 2019

5 Reasons to Visit Our Beautiful Yucatan Mexico Beaches

Encompassing the country’s easternmost Mexican Caribbean coast, there are a number of reasons Yucatan Peninsula beaches remain one of the world’s top must-see travel destinations for beach bums worldwide. With pristine, soft white sand shoreline and clear turquoise waters, Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula is a fantastic place for a beach vacation any time of year, but this is especially true during the long, cold, bleak winter months. 

Read on to see our top five reasons to visit the most beautiful beaches in the world and start to plan your next holiday now! 

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08 January, 2019

Best Beaches in Playa del Carmen: Xcalacoco Riviera Maya

Xcalacoco Riviera Maya is a small beach situated to the north of downtown Playa del Carmen between two resorts, Le Reve and Azul Fives. This location is just far enough away from the center of Playa del Carmen to have a quiet, laid-back vibe, but still close enough to enjoy all that this jewel of a city on the Mexican Caribbean Sea has to offer. Read on to see what makes Xcalacoco Riviera Maya one of the best beaches in the world

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05 January, 2019

Life’s a Beach for the Playa del Carmen Expat Community

Sure, living near the clear blue waters and white sand beaches of the Caribbean Sea sounds amazing, but have you ever wondered what life is really like for the ever-growing Playa del Carmen expat community? Let us give you a look inside this magical part of Mexico’s Riviera Maya and show you why the high quality of life and cost of living in Playa del Carmen has caused a growing number of international travelers to buy Playa del Carmen real estate and set down roots, either permanently or for part of the year. 

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29 December, 2018

Best Riviera Maya New Year’s Eve Celebrations for 2019

Deciding where to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Mexico’s Riviera Maya can feel a bit overwhelming, but thankfully that's only true because there are so many options to choose from when you visit the Riviera Maya! Whether you’re staying in Cancun, Playa del Carmen or Tulum, we found parties that are perfect for families, singles and couples of all ages.

Here’s our list of the best 2019 Riviera Maya New Year’s Eve parties to help you celebrate in style!

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22 December, 2018

Where to Eat Christmas Dinner in Mexico’s Riviera Maya

As we celebrate the season here in the Riviera Maya, the entire team at Investment Properties Mexico would like to wish you Happy Holidays and give you an insider’s perspective on the best places to enjoy a fabulous Christmas dinner, from Playa del Carmen to Puerto Aventuras and Tulum.

We think the Riviera Maya is one of the best places to be for Christmas and hope you have a fabulous time celebrating the holidays in the warm, wonderful, sunny Mexican Caribbean! 

Here’s our 2018 list of where to eat Christmas dinner in the Riviera Maya: 

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