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Playa del Carmen, the New Crypto Hub

The small touristic town on Mexico’s Caribbean coast is attracting more and more digital nomads and crypto entrepreneurs. Crypto meetups are booming and in May it will host the HODLversity, a three day course for crypto beginners.

My first visit in Playa del Carmen was in February 2018 when I participated in Satoshi Roundtable, a crypto insiders conference, which took place in a resort nearby that year. Then I came back several times to escape the European winter. I always liked the relaxed vibe of Playa del Carmen, which is less fancy than nearby Tulum and much smaller and more walkable than Cancún, the biggest city on the Yucatán pensinsula. Cancún is the nearest airport, with many direct and cheap flights to Europe, South America or the USA.

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