Exhilarating Playa Del Carmen and Riviera Maya
When visiting Mexico, Playa del Carmen may seem like an ordinary gateway to the island paradise of Cozumel. However, if you take the time to explore this magical place you will discover that it's more than just a tourist friendly place to visit - it is a spectacular getaway to a fun filled destination!
Playa del Carmen and Riviera Maya are best known for it's exciting water adventures. Some well known are diving the Great Maya Reef, swimming in fresh water sinkholes and plunging in awe-inspiring cenotes or blue holes. Furthermore Riviera Maya is where you will find many of the amazing hotels that offer first class service. In fact, there are so many great hotels in the area that at times it will be difficult to make your choice. The town also offers easy access to the rest of the visit Playa del Carmen and Riviera Maya to experience exhilarating outdoor escapades in the midst of enthralling nature. Also, why makes Riviera Maya great is that it's only an hour and half away from the Cancun airport.
So, after you lounged on the beach for a couple of days and feel like its time to explore town its recommended that you start with a tour of Playa del Carmen and a relaxing stroll along Quinta Avenida - the town's popular pedestrian walkway. There you will find a plethora of hotels and restaurants and also a main shopping district where you can experience countless shops selling all kinds of merchandise. Do not forget to bring your money as you are definitely going to want to get yourself something. On one side of the street you will find lovely boutiques selling luxury clothes and just around the corner a quirky stall selling a plethora of Mexican handicrafts. The strip runs parallel to the beach so you can simply take a turn to the shoreline anytime you feel like it and spend the rest of the day enjoying the perfect combination of sun, sand and sea. If you get hungry there are many restaurants to try right on the strip.Continued on the next page