a large while regal building with a pool and loungers in front of it

Hotel Review: Royal Playa del Carmen, Mexico

The Royal is an all-inclusive adults only beachfront resort consisting of 513 jacuzzi suites, located in the heart of Playa Del Carmen. As part of the Real Resorts group, guests also receive full access to the family friendly Grand Porto Real next door. For more information about Playa and the Grand Porto, check out my review…


view of palm trees, dock, beach and town

Hotel Review: Gran Porto Real, Mexico

Now that winter has officially hit the Northern hemisphere, many of us are beginning to daydream of escaping to warmer climates.  To pre-empt the winter blahs, I recently visited Playa del Carmen, Mexico, a vibrant tourist town along the Caribbean Sea about 45 minutes from Cancun in the heart of the Mayan Riviera. While there…