One more execution in Playa del Carmen; 44 so far this year

A man was shot dead on Monday September 18th, at Colonia Las Palmas, which makes it homicide case number 44 so far this year in Playa del Carmen. According to preliminary information, three men traveling aboard a white Voyager van drove by, shooting the man at point-blank.  This drive-by shooting took place on Avenida Paseos del Mayab, between Constituyentes More...

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By Alex On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Beaches from Cancun to Playa del Carmen closed due to Irma effect

According to Riviera Maya News, numerous beaches from Cancun to Playa del Carmen have either been red flagged or outright closed due to the effects of Hurricane Irma. Although the hurricane did not effect Mexico More...

By Alex On Friday, September 1st, 2017

‘Made in Playa del Carmen’ products to gain global recognition

Cristina Torres Gómez, Mayor of Solidaridad, released the brands “Made in Playa del Carmen” and “Made in Puerto Aventuras“, which seek to strengthen the identity of those cities and boost More...

By Alex On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Cops bust two men carrying $1.2M pesos cash in Playa del Carmen

PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Q. Roo — Two men were detained for investigation last week in the south checkpoint of Playa del Carmen, where at the time of reviewing the car in which they traveled, police found a suitcase More...

By Alex On Friday, August 18th, 2017

Playa del Carmen to get security cameras and more police officers

Playa del Carmen will receive 1,000 of the 3,000 new cameras being installed…. PLAYA DEL CARMEN — The Quintana Roo government will install 1,000 surveillance cameras in the city of Playa del Carmen More...

By Alex On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Nine tourists die in Playa del Carmen during holidays

All deaths were due to natural causes except the Russian man who drowned in a cenote…. PLAYA DEL CARMEN — Nine vacationers died in this destination during the holiday season, all due to natural causes More...

By Alex On Monday, August 14th, 2017

Self-defense groups form in Playa del Carmen as tension rises after arrest of ‘Doña Lety’

PLAYA DEL CARMEN — A group of merchants, hoteliers and residents of the municipality of Solidaridad (Playa del Carmen), in Quintana Roo, have joined forces to create self-defense groups against organized crime. “The More...

By Alex On Sunday, August 13th, 2017

Playa del Carmen for less than $200 USD per night

In a review of 42 hotels around the world, Condé Nast Traveler gives recommendations for saving some money while having a pleasant stay in a quality hotel. In this edition TYT brings you the Condé review about More...

By Alex On Sunday, August 6th, 2017

Frida Kahlo Museum opens its doors in Playa del Carmen

The venue traces passages of the Mexican artist’s life, like her tragic tram accident…. PLAYA DEL CARMEN — The life of painter Frida Kahlo arrived on Sunday July 30 at the Frida Kahlo Riviera Maya More...

By Alex On Friday, August 4th, 2017

Mexicool Fest to honor Playa del Carmen artisans

Playa del Carmen will host “the Mexicool Fest” on Thursday August 10, where local artisans will be recognized by the association “Mexicool”, informed (Sipse) In addition to the craft fair, where More...