a weekend getaway to cozumel island, mexico Thanks for reading! If you enjoy this post, please join my FREE Mexico Travel 101 course for even more Mexico travel insights, and follow me on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram! Six months into living in Playa del Carmen, I FINALLY got around to visiting Cozumel Island. This little gem off the coast of Mexico’s Yucatán peninsula just might be my favorite place in the Riviera Maya. Read on to find out why!