2014 Sunset Calendar Highlights Riviera Nayarit

December 18, 2013

We are excited to announce that photographer and travel writer Craig Zabransky’s 2014 Sunset Sunday Calendar – Chasing the Sunset includes an image from Mazatlan and two images from Riviera Nayarit. The July image, taken at the Punta Mita Residence Beach Club, displays the sun setting between two umbrellas. The moment became even more special […]

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Three Delicious Options for Thanksgiving in Puerto Vallarta

November 19, 2012

Thanksgiving is often a meal shared in the US with family after a day of travel. And if you are fortunate enough to have those travel plans take you to Puerto Vallarta, don’t worry you will get your Turkey. Remember the delicious bird is native to the Americas. With many of the resorts in Puerto […]

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One of the Best Week’s in Puerto Vallarta – the International Gourmet Festival

November 12, 2012

This week is one of my favorites in Puerto Vallarta. The high season opens (unofficially) and the charming resort town’s perfect holiday weather seems to start. And at this time every year, in mid November, Puerto Vallarta holds its annual International Gourmet Festival. Now in its 18th year, the festival that started in the mid […]

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Puerto Vallarta is more than Margaritas it has mature Eco-tourism options

October 22, 2012

Nestled along the the Bay of Banderas with the Sierra Madre mountain backdrop it’s easy to find the beauty of nature and eco-diversity in Puerto Vallarta. In one visit any traveler can rainforests, jungle, lagoons, pristine beaches, waterfalls, and majestic mountains.   One of the most popular and well-known activities is the annual nesting of sea […]

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Five Items to Pack for Puerto Vallarta

October 5, 2012

Do you over pack? Forget items? Heading to a beach destination, it seems obvious to pack items such as flip-flops, sunglasses, a bathing suit (bikini), camera and of course you need the passport. But what else should you bring to Puerto Vallarta? I have five items that might not make your list today, but you […]

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The Fastest and the Slowest of Puerto Vallarta

September 11, 2012

Puerto Vallarta continues to grow as a destination. At times, the destination seems to be striving for the fastest, biggest and best and at other times it seems to be preserving and protecting the old ways. And it does in an harmony to continue to make it the top destination for tourists it has become. […]

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Up Close to Art on the Malecón

August 17, 2012

The malecón is one of the biggest draws in Puerto Vallarta. A stroll along the seaside promenade makes for a perfect way to spend any part of the day. Whether it is to early morning jog or a slow Sunday stroll at sunset, visitors and locals alike spend time on the malecón. And one of […]

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An Afternoon Thunderstorm? – Spend Time at the Vallarta Shopping Mall

August 8, 2012

Sometimes it rains on an August afternoon in Puerto Vallarta. Sometimes visitors need a break from the sun on a hot day. Sometimes it’s simply a desire for some retail therapy.  Whichever your reason Puerto Vallarta’s Galerias Vallarta can be a perfect destination to spend a few hours on your trip to Puerto Vallarta. Galerias […]

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An Update: Recent Security Assessment on Puerto Vallarta

July 9, 2012

Safety remains a big question for travelers who consider Puerto Vallarta as a destination for their holiday. I understand. And earlier this year I visited the seaside destination to spend a wonderful and very safe week holiday in Puerto Vallarta. Yes, I found Puerto Vallarta safe and perfect for a holiday. But, I understand I […]

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New All Inclusive Luxury Resorts Open in Puerto Vallarta

June 25, 2012

Puerto Vallarta continúes to grow. Each and every time I visit I see changes, improvements and hear about new resorts opening in the seaside destination. From the growth of its sister city, Nuevo Vallarta, to more top end resorts opening in Puerto Vallarta, the destination is growing despite Mexico’s main stream media issues. The tourism […]

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