Getting Around Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen is a charming, beachfront town on Mexico’s Riviera Maya. Here you’ll find plenty of restaurants, bars, hotels and of course white sandy beaches. While there are plenty of all-inclusive resorts in the area, they are spread out and it’s not possible to walk into town from most of these resorts. But to me, travel is about exploring. Meeting locals. Dining at local restaurants. Seeing new places. read more
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How Paradisus Playa del Carmen Changed My Mind.

I’ve written extensively about how when I travel with my family we only – always – stay in condos or vacation rentals. After one particularly memorable night when my little guy was only about 1 year old, my husband and I, already frazzled trying to get everyone to sleep in a too-small hotel room, exhausted from running out at all hours for milk or other necessities, packed up our young family at 3am and headed for the airport to catch the first flight out. read more p5rn7vb
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