Entries by Snorkel Blogger

Whale Shark Tour

Now is the time to book your special whale shark tour with The Snorkel Shop. As the largest fish in the sea, reaching lengths of 40 feet (12 meters) or more, whale sharks have an enormous menu from which to choose. Fortunately for most sea-dwellers—and us!—their favorite meal is plankton. They scoop these tiny plants […]

The sounds of Mariachi

As you enjoy many fine restaurants of Playa del Carmen, the romantic, captivating sounds of mariachi will follow you from place to place. Pull up a chair at one of the outside tables (most Playa del Carmen restaurants are in the open air), and you will soon be asked to be serenaded by a mariachi. […]

Five Adventures You Won’t Want to Miss

Playa del Carmen and the surrounding Riviera Maya has something for everyone, from relaxing on white sand beaches to zip-lining through the jungle at top speed. Whatever your vacation style, you’ll find what you are looking for on Mexico’s Caribbean coast. Those who prefer a side of adrenalin with their breakfast won’t be disappointed with […]