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
Cave Diving in Tulum, Mexico Photograph by Patrik Gustafsson, National Geographic Your Shot A diver explores a cenote in Tulum, Mexico. Ancient Maya believed that the rain god Chaak lived in these natural wells. Now they are giving archaeologists new insights into the sacred landscapes of the ancestral people.