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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Playa del Carmen, Mexico

By Joshua Wood, LPC

Last updated on Feb 11, 2022

Summary: Playa del Carmen is city on the Riviera Maya situated between Cancun down to Tulum. With approximately 300,000 residents, expats, digital nomads and retirees love living in Playa del Carmen. They love the low cost of living, beautiful turquoise waters, endless sunshine and vibrant expat community.

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About the Author

Joshua Wood Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.

Some of Joshua's articles include Pros and Cons of Living in Portugal, 10 Best Places to Live in Ireland and Pros and Cons of Living in Uruguay. Connect with Joshua on LinkedIn.

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