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Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 25 March 2020 0

How to Donate to At Risk Families Affected by the Coronavirus Pandemic

By now you probably know that thousands of workers in the Riviera Maya are without a job or a way to provide for their families during this global pandemic, including many older adults who are at risk of suffering more serious effects of Covid-19. Fortunately, local businesses and nonprofits are ste…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 24 February 2020 0

Coco's to Host 11th Anniversary Cocktail Party

On Saturday, March 7th, Coco’s Animal Welfare will host its 11th Anniversary Cocktail Party in Playa del Carmen. There will be drinks, live music, and a silent auction. This is a fantastic opportunity to help support this incredible local non-profit animal rescue. Coco’s Animal Welfare is a non…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 10 February 2020 0

KKIS to Host 9th Annual Fundraising Event

Mark your calendars! On Thursday, February 27, 2020, The KKIS Project will host its 9th Annual Auction and Dinner. This is the biggest fundraising event of the year for KKIS and your support helps the organization continue its mission to improve public high school graduation rates in Playa del Carme…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 13 January 2020 0

Seaside Rotary to Host 4th Annual Chili Cook-Off

On Saturday, February 8, 2020 Seaside Rotary will host its annual chili cook-off fundraising event at Latitude 20 Restaurant in Puerto Aventuras. Proceeds from this event will allow Seaside Rotary to continue their support of local community organizations and charitable initiatives. Last year’s c…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 23 December 2019 0

New Year's Eve in Playa del Carmen

This year has been very, very good to us here in Playa del Carmen. We’ve experienced incredible cultural events and had some amazing beach days. But now it’s time to bring 2019 to a close and welcome everything that 2020 has to offer us, starting with a night of festive New Year's Eve dinners an…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 16 December 2019 0

12 Days/12 Ways 2019

"On the 12th day of Christmas my true love gave to me...." This beloved traditional holiday song is the inspiration for "12 Days/12 Ways", a promotional effort of goodwill to draw attention to 12 not-for-profit groups or charitable organizations in our area. If you've been looking for a way to give…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 20 November 2019 2

Thanksgiving 2019 in Playa del Carmen

Just because you're outside the United States, doesn't mean you have to miss out on Turkey Day! The beach destination of Playa del Carmen in Mexico's Riviera Maya is filled with expats and travelers from all over the world, meaning that this little city always has something going on for major foreig…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 5 November 2019 0

See the Lineup! Riviera Maya Jazz Festival 2019

If you love free concerts on the beach, then we hope you’ll be in town from November 29 to December 1, 2019, because the Riviera Maya Jazz Festival is back for its 17th edition! And this year’s festival lineup is looking pretty good. Attracting thousands of locals and tourists, this incredible …
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 21 October 2019 0

Halloween and Day of the Dead Events 2019

October in Playa del Carmen is in full swing, and even though we're in the middle of “low season”, you’ll still find plenty of things to do with the upcoming Halloween and Day of the Dead holidays. Halloween falls on October 31st and Day of the Dead is a 2-day celebration on November 1st and 2…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 14 October 2019 0

‘Camino del Mayab’ Multi-Use Trail Circuit Planned for Yucatan

The beautiful state of Yucatan will soon be home to an exciting new ecotourism project: the ‘Camino del Mayab.’ This new 100-kilometer (62-mile) hiking and biking trail circuit is being created by the ecotourism group, EcoGuerreros. It will be a vast regional network of multi-use trails that wil…
Andrea Ruiz Perron andrea 30 September 2019 0

Biciplaya: Rent a Bike Through an App!

Public bikes are being featured in many big cities around the world, such as Montreal, Mexico City, New York, London, Honolulu, Melbourne, Chicago, Guadalajara, only to name a few. However, we never imagined that this worldwide trend would arrive to our "little" beach town.... And now it has! Loc…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 12 September 2019 0

Mexican Independence Day Events 2019

On the night of September 15th, the entire country of Mexico will come together to celebrate their independence. Every year Mexicans gather at their local zocalos, bars and restaurants for “El Grito” (The Cry of Independence), yelling “Viva Mexico!” out of pride for this amazing country. An…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 13 August 2019 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 Playa del Carmen’s world-famous 5th Avenue are home to some amazing real estate. Whether you’re searching for a permanent home, a vacation home, or a rental investment property, it’s now eas…
Guest guest-1 23 July 2019 0

Local Rotary Clubs Support Hepatitis Zero World Eradication Project

The Rotary Club of Playa del Carmen Seaside and the Rotary Club of Tulum perform hundreds of Hepatitis C tests in an effort to eradicate the disease in Mexico. This week, the Rotary Club of Playa del Carmen Seaside and the Rotary Club of Tulum will team up to support the Hepatitis Zero World Eradic…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 17 July 2019 0

Featured Home: Casa Bella in Akumal

Designed in a Spanish hacienda style with ocean view terraces, a beautiful patio and pool area with tropical gardens and palms, and a spacious roof deck with a dome room, Casa Bella is one of the most eye-catching properties currently on the market in the Riviera Maya. This spectacular oceanfront v…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 13 June 2019 0

West Side Story The Musical in Playa del Carmen

On July 5 and 6 at 7:30pm, A Pasión Arte Teatro will present its latest musical production, West Side Story, at the beautiful City Theater right here in Playa del Carmen! The story is set in the Upper West Side neighborhood of New York City in the mid 1950s. Inspired by William Shakespeare's Romeo…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 10 June 2019 0

Playa del Carmen Summer Camps 2019

Once again, we are putting together a listing of camps and programs (cursos de verano) for children in Playa del Carmen and the Riviera Maya for the summer of 2019. These are the programs and summer camps that we have found for kids living in Playa del Carmen and all across the Riviera Maya. There a…
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 16 May 2019 0

Luxe Playa del Carmen Home with Jaw-Dropping Amenities Asks $2.9M

Designed in a modern, elegant style with inviting indoor-outdoor spaces and jaw-dropping amenities, Casa Morgana is one of the most distinctive properties currently on the market in the Riviera Maya. Its location outside Playa del Carmen is ideal for golfing, shopping and enjoying the area’s many …
Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 13 April 2019 0

4 Oceanfront Condos for Sale in Akumal

Akumal is best known for its white sandy beaches and bays full of sea turtles. This laid-back beach community in the heart of Mexico's Riviera Maya is also home to some amazing restaurants and just a short drive from Mayan ruins, cenotes and more, making it an ideal vacation spot and a great place t…