The famous Fifth Avenue is the circulatory system of Playa del Carmen. It is his heart the most throbbing place and of both daily and night life.
La Quinta, as the locals call it, is unmissable, just for the old pleasure of walking, walking, immersing yourself in this multicultural nature of Playa del Carmen.
Look at a shops, crafts, jewelry, clothes, and again to walk.
At one end, there is a square called Paseo del Carmen, which communicates with the Quinta through a picturesque alley. It is a good place, fresh and cozy, to have a drink or a coffee before embarking on the route of the great avenue. In the Paseo del Carmen you have many and varied brand stores and other establishments.
Then we approached the park founders, currently, the square is the scene of civic events and musical and folkloric shows. It is the place where the most emblematic Christmas tree of Playa del Carmen is placed.
A very pleasant surprise with which you can find yourself on Fifth Avenue is with a group of mariachis, the bands that interpret Mexican national music. They can be perceived from considerable distance, by the intense sound of their trumpets and other instruments. If you meet a mariachi, after admiring their traditional dress, ask them to interpret one of the famous pieces of Mexican folklore, such as cute and beloved Mexico. The kind musicians will surely please you.
Because it is a massive reception center for international tourism, Playa del Carmen offers products from all over Mexico and Fifth Avenue is a small sample of our entire area.
As you go along the avenue, you can see a great variety and the beautiful color of indigenous crafts, which is very rich and striking, and Mexico has pre-Columbian towns and cultures that have been transmitting their art from generation to generation, in the most varied materials! , from plant fibers, stones, ceramics, wood, bone, furs, threads, silver and any material that the hands of man can turn into an artistic piece.
On Fifth Avenue, apart from Mexican, Italian and Argentine restaurants, there are Spanish and other European, Latin American and Asian cuisines. You can also find the best known international chains, everyone wants to be in Playa del Carmen !!!
And if you are a fan of nightlife, your walk can not end without spending a while on Avenida 12, which at its intersection with Fifth Avenue is the night soul of Playa del Carmen, the great stage for fun in the city, and If the party goes on, NOTHING HOW TO SEE THE DAWN IN PLA PLAYA !!!