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Calle Quinta Avenida, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a Sunday. Started the day with a Catholic mass, in English, at a charming chapel on fifth avenue by the ferry. Wonderful service! We spent the rest of the day strolling fifth avenue and enjoyed every minute of it. Restaurants and drinks...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Pam K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my families 2nd visit in the past 5 years and pretty much remained the same to us. The Avenue is FULL of shops of every type but the cheaper ones pretty much dominate. We weren't in the market for anything special so we...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Mark J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thomas cook did not recomend to go to playa del carmen due to a recent shooting so we had to make our own way rather than booking a trip through them. We used the colectivo service from riviara maya which took us around the corner...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Mattywall91
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a trip into 5th Avenue to see what everyone was talking about, some great shops, but be prepared to be hassled by the shop keepers looking for trade, once you get further into the shopping area to the designer shops your fine & left...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank teresajaned
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

there is a lot of american stores, great walk, with variety of Mexican articles, including clothes, souvenirs, drinks. there were police along the 5th avenue keeping it safe

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank jorge m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had looked forward to visiting here but really didn’t enjoy it due to the amount of men hassling is to go in their shops. It was hard to even look around as, if we looked up, people were shouting at us. Men telling us...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank jacquidot23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you’re on the Rivera Maya leave the all inclusive compound and venture out to 5th Ave need I say more. The shopping the restaurants the people the beach a block over. The quaint boutique hotels Casa Freud and Luna Media are my 2 favorites....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank marchella p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would recommend walking down 5th! There are plenty of local vendors, as well as a nice shopping mall. Great restaurants all up and down the street. The only negative I have would be the pushy vendors.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank suziegrover
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like being asked if you want cocaine or weed every ten steps and having shop owners stand in your way trying to get you in their shops this is the place to go,there are some very nice reputable shops here but unless things...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Alex198719
Reviewed 11 September 2019

Be On High Alert At All Times. While this may seem like a really great place to visit (as it was on my must see list before I left for my vacation). I was quickly disillusioned. A good majority of what is sold there is...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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susanmulrooney
10 September 2019|
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Response from MrObjectivo | Reviewed this property |
Hi, For Europeans it’s quite cheap compared, but for Americans and you not so much. Hope this helps. Kind regards
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dave3800
18 March 2019|
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Response from mikemcdowell2014 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can get all football tops plus Mexican clubs
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Jen J
24 February 2019|
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Response from philberry636 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can get menthol ciggies there many different varieties the cost are ranging from the equivalent of £1.75 to £3 depending what you buy..... try the American brands for a spearmint flavour..
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