Photo Essay: Faces and Places in Playa del Carmen
Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Sights and sounds around the tourist town during the holidays in December 2013.
Gambling and gamblers.
Tacos, all day, all night.
Ubiquitous Coca Cola signs.
Shopping on tourist strip Avenida 5 in Playa del Carmen.
Mayan family near Tulum.
Child in Mayan village near Tulum.
Underground swimming in the cenotes.
Fun at the beach.
Storm rolled in shortly after.
Yoga near Tulum.
Self-portrait, top bun and all.
New Year’s celebrations on the beach after midnight.
Snack stand on wheels.
Local at Tulum.
On a school wall in Playa del Carmen.
Limes on a coconut stand. (I finally understand the song now.)
Fresh coconut flesh.
I’m a non-believer in New Year’s resolutions, but I plan to work on shooting in manual and getting cleaner, less blurry shots in 2014 despite increasingly poor eyesight. Open to tips so please feel free to email me.