YOGA BY THE WAY
Yoga By the Way is the only studio in Playa del Carmen, Mexico solely devoted to yoga. The style of the group classes at Yoga By the Way is Vinyasa Flow, and membership is on a monthly basis. Additionally, private yoga classes—individual or group—can be arranged, and teacher workshops are held approximately every quarter. A private massage room is also on site. The owners and instructors are Ellen de Jonge (E-RYT) and David Campos (RYT), and their classes are held Monday through Saturday. 26th St. btw 10th & 5th Ave.
Hairstylist Trevor Kohlman specializes in precision cutting and with his artistic vision and impeccable attention to detail enjoys working with clients to come up with styles individualized to their needs. Trevor creates a natural and personally designed look for every client, and open communication is his first step in that journey. Appointment only. Call 984 134 6611
VERONICA'S MASSAGE Veronica's is well known for their massages, but facials, body treatments, manicures and pedicures are also available. Check their face book page for weekly specials and groups packages. Call 984 112 1370
Coco Beach is located just 3 blocks from Croc Condos and is a great beach to walk, run, or just sit and catch some rays. One of the less crowded beaches in the area, there is access to the touristy beaches as well as water sport activities. Coco Beach is known for its amazing kite surfing conditions. 40th-80th St & the beach
FERRY TO COZUMEL
There are two separate ferry companies running ferries back and forth from Playa del Carmen to Cozumel. One ferry leaves 5 to 10 minutes ahead of the other one. Both ferries are more or less the same in comfort, speed and amenities. A ferry leaves every 30 minutes. 1st Ave.
Canibal Royal, Playa's newest beach club features 1950's Brazilian inspired architecture, a beautiful view of Coco Beach and a wide selection of electric music from around the globe. The menu includes favorite coastal dishes that include Mediterranean, Brazilian, Peruvian, Caribbean, African and of course Mexican cuisine. Enjoy the fresh seafood or dishes prepared from the wood-burning oven. 46th St. & the Beach
Food, Drink & Fun
Convenient store with all necessities is located a block from Croc Condos. Here you can find snacks, drinks, cigarettes, beer, and random items. You can purchase 20 gallon water jugs with purified water for drinking and cooking. CTM St. & 10 Ave.
Great local grocery store with local ingredients as well as American goodies. This is your typical grocery store with fruits, vegetables, meats, snacks, a fresh bakery with homemade tortillas along with cleaning supplies, beer and liquor. 30th Ave. & 40th St.
HC offers traditional flank steak "arranchera" packages with ripe avocado, fresh tortillas, sour cream, and grilled onions. Have them cook it or ask for "carne cruda", rare meat, and bring it back for a roof top BBQ. Very economical and delicious choice for lunch or dinner. CTM St. & 10 Ave
Ah Cacao is famous for its outstanding fudge brownies, and the shop also sells wonderful chocolate candy bars, and a variety of specialty products made with chocolate, so be sure to check in frequently. What goes better with chocolate than coffee? Ah Cacao also offers a number of coffee and mocha drinks, hot or cold. 5th Ave. & 30 St.
CUEVA DEL CHANGO
One of Playa’s best kept secrets and a real insider’s tip! It’s the perfect way to start your day in peace and tranquility. Enjoy a chilled-out breakfast, energy-boosting lunch, or a romantic culinary dinner experience. Very cool natural experience with tasty, homemade Mexican cuisine. Full bar with a multitude of fresh juices. 38th St. btw 5th & 1st Ave
Craving a delicious bagel or salad, Karma Bagels is a yummy, affordable option overlooking the famous 5th Avenue. Eat healthy while people watching, at their upstairs location with entrance on 5th Ave. Open for lunch and dinner until late.
5th Ave & Constituyentes