Grand Hyatt Playa Del Carmen’s Cenote Spa Wins World Luxury Spa Award

The Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen’s Cenote Spa, was voted Country Winner in the category “Best Unique Spa Experience” as part of the 2018 World Luxury Spa Awards, which took place last month at Galgorm Resort & Spa in Northern Ireland. Located in the heart of Mexican Riviera, Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen is the only beachfront luxury resort More...

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By Alex On Thursday, September 6th, 2018

Second Food Truck Festival to take place in Playa del Carmen on Sep. 16

The Second Food Truck Festival within the facilities of Ciudad Mayakoba will take place in Playa del Carmen, Quntana Roo on September 16. This is a free admission event that will feature the participation of the More...

By Alex On Friday, August 17th, 2018

Playa del Carmen: From Heaven to Hell

11 year old girl murdered and presumably tortured and raped in Playa del Carmen: What will the authorities do about it? A few years back, to talk about Playa del Carmen was synonymous of beach, sand, sun and fun; More...

By Alex On Sunday, August 12th, 2018

The Fives Downtown Hotel & Residences in Playa del Carmen: Mexico’s first Hilton’s Curio Collection property

Perfect to satisfy high-energy, upscale guests who prefer to be travelers, not tourists, at The Fives Downtown Hotel & Residences, a new 93-room boutique hotel in Playa del Carmen. Located in the heart of Playa More...

By Alex On Friday, August 10th, 2018

Playa del Carmen to build barriers to protect beaches from seaweed

A Mexican environmental agency is constructing barriers at sea just beyond its famed Riviera Maya beaches to decrease the massive amounts of seaweed washing up onshore. Quintana Roo state environment chief Alfredo More...

By Alex On Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Ultramar receives ferry for Playa de Carmen-Cozumel route

According to, Mexico-based operator Ultramar has received the second in a series of high-capacity 48m catamaran passenger ferries named Ultramar II. The ferry, manufactured by Midship Marine More...

By Alex On Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

Journalist Rubén Pat murdered in Playa del Carmen

On Tuesday July 24th, around 6 o’clock in the morning, the journalist Rubén Pat Cahuich, owner of the Semanario Playa News web portal , was executed in the downtown area of ​​Playa del Carmen, according More...

By Alex On Thursday, July 19th, 2018

Riu upgrades and reopens Playa del Carmen All-Inclusive property

Riu has reopened one of its most popular all-inclusive hotels in the Mexican Caribbean, the company announced this week. The Riu Tequila has relaunched in Playa del Carmen on the Caribbean coast of Mexico, following More...

By Alex On Sunday, June 24th, 2018

600 new police for Cancun, Playa del Carmen, Tulum

According to, approximately 600 new police officers are under recruitment that, once trained, will be added to Tulum, Playa del Carmen and Cancun. Rodolfo del Angel Campos, Secretary of Public More...

By Alex On Saturday, June 23rd, 2018

New luxury and PR strategy for Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen

Luxury strategy and public relations agency Issa PR has been appointed as the new Agency of Record for Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen, located in the heart of the Mexican Riviera.The resort opened in 2015 as the More...