Top Ten Things to Do in Playa del Carmen, Mexico: It's a bit like Cancun, and if it had a laid back European vibe. No longer a secret, this once tiny fishing town is growing fast. Playa is attracting an ever increasing swarm of tourists, many of them from Europe. That said, Playa del Carmen is certainly worth visiting for its beaches, the warm blue-green water, the weather, and the nightlife. Here is our list of Top Ten things to do in Playa del Carmen. By Just a Pack
Playa del Carmen is known as one of Mexico's most expensive destinations, but it is possible to have a great time in Playa on a budget. Admittedly, we did have to dig pretty deep in the four months we spent in Playa to find free activities. That said, our list of free things to do in Playa del Carmen should keep you busy, even if you don’t have much cash to spend.
Al pastor is a dish developed in Central Mexico, likely as a result of the adoption of the Shwarma spit-grilled meat brought by Lebanese immigrants to Mexico. Whereas shawarma is usually lamb-based, tacos al pastor in Mexico are made from pork. The best street tacos in Mexico are made with al pastor meat, and here's where to find them in Playa del Carmen Mexico!