Food

Pozole

Today’s blog is about a traditional Mexican soup called pozole (pronounded po-zo-lay) which has its origins in pre-Columbian Mexico. The indigenous tribes of Mesoamérica, including the Aztecs, have been making it for thousands of years, so it is a big part of Mexican culture and can be found almost anywhere in the Riviera Maya. During […]

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Festivals Live Music

Riviera Maya Jazz Festival 2018

From Friday, November 30 to Sunday, December 2 , Mamitas Beach Club will once again host the Riviera Maya Jazz Festival, returning for its 16th year. The annual festival hosts some of the biggest names in jazz music worldwide, from bands to solo artists, who headline three days of music in the Mexican Caribbean. Sergio […]

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Health

Sunshine: A Great Source of Vitamin D

In today’s blog we are going to talk about the benefits of spending time in the sun, and how it aids in the production of what is sometimes known as the “sunshine vitamin”: vitamin D. It is called that because it is produced in your skin in response to sunlight, in addition to getting it […]

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Beaches Family Fun Local Paradise

Punta Sur, Cozumel’s Eco Beach Park

In today’s blog we are going to tell you about Punta Sur, the largest ecological reserve on the island of Cozumel. Located 21km south of San Miguel de Cozumel, the place is easily accessible by car or scooter. In Punta Sur you will find many natural habitats such as mangrove swamps and jungles with an […]

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Entertainment Golf

The Mayakoba Golf Classic Returns from November 5-11

From November 5-11, 2018, the Mayakoba Golf Classic returns once again to the beautiful resort complex of Mayakoba, located in Playa del Carmen. 132 professional golfers will find themselves competing in 4 rounds of stroke play on the Greg Norman-designed golf course named El Camaleón, to win a purse of $7,200,000, the largest prize money […]

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Beaches Environment

Sargassum: Some Facts About the Troublesome Seaweed

After many months of washing up on the beaches on the Riviera Maya, we are happy to announce that the sargassum that was such a problem during the summer months has all but gone. Despite patches here and there, the beaches are clear once again and it looks like life as usual before this smelly […]

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Festivals Food

Festival Sabor, Authentic Riviera Maya Cuisine, Oct 10-14

Today we are going to tell you about a very special festival that will be taking place this week in the Riviera Maya. If you want to discover the uniqueness of the Mexican ancestral kitchen of the Yucatan Peninsula then this is your opportunity to do so. Festival Sabor will be hosting dinners in fascinating […]

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Food

New Healthy Places to Eat in Playa del Carmen

There is always a new restaurant opening in the Riviera Maya, and today we are going to tell you about three new places to visit in Playa del Carmen, which opened recently.  Carlota Calle 16 between 1st y 5th…FB/Carlota Home Bakery 7am- 10pm, This place is located very close to the beach and they offer […]

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Pools

Best Rooftop Pools in Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen has many great rooftop pools which are ideal for an afternoon of sunbathing, swimming and socializing. In today’s blog we will tell you about five of the best that the city has to offer. Be Roof is located on 10th Avenue and 26th street, with hours of operation from 10:00am to midnight. […]

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Food

3XL Burger in Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen has a great burger place located downtown across from the Walmart on 30th avenue. It’s called 3XL Burger, and is the place to go if you are hungering for a great, well-made fresh hamburger. 3XL has a choice of burgers: Muu (beef), Puerco (pork), or Pollo (chicken), which you can buy individually […]

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