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A Journey Into Paradise

Mexico Living & Lifestyle News | Topic | real estate | Page 1

19 January, 2019

International Living Names Mexico Among Top Places to Retire

Just in case you haven’t already seen the memo, Mexico is one of the world’s best places to retire abroad according to International Living. Ranked number three on this year’s list of the top 10 places to retire abroad, property in Mexico is still very affordable and the weather is fantastic. All of the top tourist and expat destinations are also very safe, and it’s easy to get by in most places with just speaking English.

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27 March, 2018

Why People Fall in Love with Purobeach in Downtown Playa del Carmen

A different kind of place…

Among the small and colorful facades, palm trees and little shops of a typical "small beach town," The Fives Downtown Hotel and Residences rises as a “watchtower” dominating the streets of downtown Playa del Carmen. It’s the only hotel managed by the Curio Collection, by Hilton to be found anywhere in Cancun and the Riviera Maya region, and The Fives Downtown complements and blends perfectly with the tropical-city environment of the area in its elegant Contemporary Mexican Architecture style.

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23 January, 2018

How to Get Residency in Mexico, One of the Best Countries for Expats

Every day the number of foreigners that decide to move to the Mexican Caribbean increases. One of the main reasons is that their money is worth so much more in Mexico than it is in the United States, Canada or Europe. Also, the quality of life and peaceful surroundings make Mexico one of the best countries for expats and inspire many to “pack their bags and c’mon on down here,” to either retire or invest in our beautiful country.

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28 October, 2017

How to Enjoy a Real Luxury Lifestyle with Playa del Carmen Condos

If you’ve ever wanted to just check out for a while and enjoy life while raking in great return on investment, Playa del Carmen condos are an excellent option, offering easy access to a luxury lifestyle that many people only dream of experiencing, at a price point that appeals to the majority. Whether you are just looking for a part-time vacation home or a full-time residence, Playa – as the locals often call it – offers one of the best ways to make money in the Mexican Caribbean. 

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15 July, 2017

If you’ve ever seen the beautiful, white sand beaches and clear turquoise waters of Mexico’s Riviera Maya firsthand, it’s easy to understand why the Playa del Carmen real estate market is booming – and showing no signs of slowing down as tourism numbers continue to soar. Here are five beaches on the Caribbean Sea (in no particular order) that have helped put Playa on the international map as a top destination for vacation home rentals, retirees and expats of all ages. 

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14 April, 2017

The Fives Downtown

The Hilton Group have announced plans for 9 new hotels in Mexico, which will be added to their existing 45 properties in the country. The locations of the new projects include cultural centres such as Guadalajara and Mexico city. However, there is also a focus on the Yucatan Peninsula with Merida, Cancun and, excitingly, Playa Del Carmen making the list of chosen locations. 

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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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22 December, 2016

Get ready to discover paradise in Mexico’s Riviera Maya! A new type of luxury residence-style boutique hotel is coming to the town of Tulum, offering larger units and more amenities than other hotels and rental properties in the area. Situated just moments from the beach in the ultra-exclusive Aldea Zama neighborhood, the new KASA Hotel Parota will be one of the best new places to stay in the beachfront town of Tulum, which lies just south of Playa del Carmen and the Cancun International Airport in Mexico’s Riviera Maya.

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18 December, 2016

Earlier this month Hilton announced that it had signed on to be part of The Fives Downtown, a new-build hotel in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Developed by the T.M. Real Estate Group, the innovative new property will be part of the Hilton brand’s Curio Collection and will be the first hotel of its kind in Playa del Carmen. Curio Collection properties like The Fives Downtown cater to travelers who seek the thrill of local discovery and authentic experiences in a distinctive upscale setting.

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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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22 August, 2016

The Caribbean beach town of Puerto Aventuras offers easy living in Mexico’s Riviera Maya and lies just south of Playa del Carmen, just north of the real estate boom already happening in Tulum and less than an hour and a half south of the Cancun International Airport. According to Fodor’s, the 900-acre gated community of Puerto Aventuras is very expat-friendly and has a fabulous beach.

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23 June, 2014

Have you ever dreamed of living in a tropical paradise, where sun, sand and sea meet to create the ideal environment for a second home, retirement residence or a permanent relocation at any age? If so, Mexico’s Riviera Maya has everything you could ever desire, including modern infrastructure, a lower crime rate than most U.S. cities, affordable healthcare and a better quality of life – all set against the amazing backdrop of the Mexican Caribbean.

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07 January, 2014

The Riviera Maya will soon be home to a new resort that is comprised of “stilt houses” similar to those that can be found in the South Pacific on the island of Bora Bora, or the Maldives in the Indian Ocean. Planned for completion by late 2014, the new resort will consist of suites that are supported on pillars or stakes atop the calm water of inlets, lagoons and along the shoreline.

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