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Mexico Photo of the Day – Hand crafted ornaments

These women in a small village outside of Puebla, Mexico are hand crafting blown glass Christmas ornaments, most of which will be exported to the U.S. […]

Riviera Maya Vacation Tip – Try Noche Buena Beer

Each holiday season, us locals look forward to the arrival of Noche Buena (Christmas Eve) cerveza. This smooth, rich amber beer with a hint of carmel […]

Yucatan Photo of the Day – Holiday Piñatas

No fiesta de Navidad (Christmas party) or fiesta de Año Nuevo (New Year party) would be complete without a bright, beautiful piñata! The holiday piñatas are […]

Carrying a Torch for Guadalupe in the Riviera Maya

One of the Mexican culture’s most celebrated historical figures is without a doubt the Virgin Mary. She is the patron saint of Mexico seen everywhere, statues, […]

Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – 5th Avenue in Lights

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas here in Playa del Carmen. The famous 5th Avenue promenade is all lit up from end to end. […]

Riviera Maya Vacation Tip – Holiday Dining

Will restaurants be open Christmas Eve and/or Christmas Day? We get this question a lot from our holiday guests, and the good news is YES! Most […]

Riviera Maya Vacation Tip – Packing for a Winter holiday

Getting ready for your Christmas and/or New Year holiday in the Riviera Maya? Even though it is warm and sunny year ’round here in the tropics, […]

Cocina Navidad – Holiday Recipes from Riviera Maya

Nothing brings people together for the holidays like the promise of good food, and here in Mexico, the Christmas holidays are more about family and food […]

Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – Sand angels

We don’t have snow in the Riviera Maya, but that doesn’t stop us from having Winter time fun! Here’s a few of the Loco Gringo crew […]

Riviera Maya Travel Tip – Check the date!

Every once in a while we like to remind international travelers to check the expiration date on their passport. If you do find it is expired, […]

Riviera Maya Photo of the Day – Feliz Navidad!

These kids are partying Navidad style! Remember when you had the Christmas spirit? When Christmas was more about fun and family and less about crowded shopping […]

Riviera Maya Holiday Vacation Tip – Holiday Church Service

If you are spending your Christmas holidays in the Riviera Maya and are looking for a religious celebration, here is a service that would love to […]

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