February 8, 2018

Date-Worthy Dining in the Riviera Maya: Recommended Restaurants

 Are you planning a date night while on vacation?  Celebrating a special occasion?  We asked our team at Loco Gringo where they go or think are […]
February 7, 2018
Alejandro Espejomen

A Guy About Town with Alejandro Espejo

My guest this week has lived near the beach in Mexico for most of his life. Alejandro (Alex) Espejo is a recent addition to the Loco […]
November 29, 2017
Russell Granger

Russell Granger Invests in Playa del Carmen in More Ways Than One

My guest this week is a New Yorker who makes Chicago-style pizza in Playa del Carmen. Russell Granger’s story of finding himself in the Riviera Maya […]
August 2, 2017

Monica Tello is a Chocolate Maker with Health Consciousness

My guest this week is the Founder of Ah Cacao in Playa Del Carmen, Monica Tello. Monica’s passion for chocolate led her to the Riviera Maya […]
March 31, 2017

Did you Miss Carnival in the Riviera Maya This Year? Photos Attached

Carnival ran from February 14 to March 6 in various Riviera Maya cities. We happened to stumble upon the Playa del Carmen Carnival parade as it […]
January 30, 2017

Mexican Street Food – Tamales – Mexico’s Comfort Food

  If you have never had a tamale then you don’t know Mexico! This is the country’s comfort food and sold on street corners everywhere. If […]
January 25, 2017

Where Playa del Carmen Locals Eat

  With over 900 restaurants in Playa del Carmen, it is can be hard to decide where to eat. Though we don’t live in Playa del […]
January 11, 2017

Where to Listen to Live Music and Bands in the Riviera Maya

I am over 50 and do love a great live band that is not techno DJ music. The Riviera Maya has some great restaurants and bars […]
October 26, 2016

10 Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants in the Riviera Maya

Finding restaurants in the Riviera Maya that serve vegetarian options is easy. Finding restaurants that only serve vegetarian and vegan meals not as easy. We have […]
September 28, 2016
New Roof Top Hang outs in Playa del Carmen

New Roof Top Hang outs in Playa del Carmen

There are some new glorious roof tops in Playa del Carmen you need to check out. We have been to them all and loved the views, […]
June 17, 2016
Where to Eat Ice Cream in the Riviera Maya

Where to Eat Ice Cream in the Riviera Maya!

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream. With summer almost here, we are digging up some of the Riviera Maya’s best ice cream […]
May 13, 2016
Riviera Maya Foodies Diary

A Page from a Riviera Maya Foodies Diary

So we decided the other day to take a little tour around Playa del Carmen and eat Mexican Food all morning and into the early afternoon. […]
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