As you playenses, (residents of Playa del Carmen)  must know, this 14th of November is  Playense day!  Celebrate your PLAYAENSEness!!


Wondering  what to do in our special  day,?  Try one of these five options!, 

 Warning- these options are for REAL Playenses!!

 Here are the top 5 ways to celebrate the day of our lovely beach town:


           Playa del Carmen

  1. Eat at Parque Trabajadores a true Playa favorite!  Cochinita!!!, Tacos or tortas, you can’t go wrong! 

    BEACH TIme Playa del Carmen

  2. Go to the beach !  Head out at Parque Fundadores. Don’t forget to buy fruit from the carritos and enjoy the statue “Portal 2012"

    Playa del Carmen Parks

  3. Stop into Parque la Ceiba, let your kids play at the playground made of recycled materials while you enjoy a delicious café de la olla, surrounded by nature.  Don’t forget to drop off your recyclables- Keep Playa green and beautiful- especially on Playense Day!

    Cueva del Chango Playa del Carmen

  4. Enjoy the evening out with dinner at  La Cueva del Chango. If you are true Playense you should know what to order! 

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  5. Explore new mall, la Quinta Alegria a new Playa del Carmen tradition in the making!  Or stroll the trendy 5th avenue and browse the new stores, galleries and restaurants.

Enjoy your Playense Day!  Don’t forget to be a good Playense; this is Playa del Karma after all!

Maribel BuyPlaya Maribel Correa, originally from the North of Mexico, Maribel has lived in Playa del Carmen for the past 6 years.  She has worked in finance and hotel administration before joining the BuyPlaya team where she is excited to learn more about Real Estate in Mexico.