Prickly pear cactus doesn’t look like a tasty treat—but it is

Eloise Serralde Nieto prepares a nopal tortilla. Prickly pear cactus doesn’t look like a tasty treat—but it is Nopal, as it is known in Mexico, is a nutritious plant that has been cultivated for 9,000 years By Joseph Sorrentino There aren’t many people who upon passing a prickly pear cactus would think, “Well, that looks like a tasty and nutritious plant.” Its stems tend to be thick and uninviting and its pads are covered with long needles. Worse, tucked in Read More …

An Uber in Mexico; Not common but finding a way!

Mexico is a great country to find solutions, with using existing methods, and as well using new technology! While I will say that is not the normal Uber Eats delivery driver, he found his way! My thoughts are, if I was him: “What do I have and how can I do it?” That is the Mexican way; period. Mexico is an incredible country, filled with loving and generational families, all tied together.   It is normal for a family of Read More …

8 places in western Mexico to escape a virus without running into a crowd

The sun sets behind Tequila Volcano. 8 places in western Mexico to escape a virus without running into a crowd These are places where you are unlikely to bump into a single soul When orders to “stay at home as much as possible” reached my community, I noticed an immediate result, which could be considered peculiar. Suddenly, there were many more people walking up and down our rustic, cobblestone streets than I had ever seen before. They were out there Read More …

Oaxaca Congress approves law prohibiting sale of junk food to minors

News Adults only. Oaxaca Congress approves law prohibiting sale of junk food to minors Supplying such products is also prohibited, but parents are exempt Published on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 The Congress of Oaxaca passed a law on Wednesday that bans the sale of junk food and sugary drinks to minors. Thirty-one lawmakers voted in favor of the so-called ley antichatarra, or anti-junk food law, while just one voted against it. Oaxaca becomes the first state in the country to Read More …

Lot / Land For Sale in Mezcales, Mezcales

Development Opportunity! •  49699 sqft lot / land – FOR SALE  USD639,000 . Multiple Options for a Buyer! MLS® 18695 in Mezcales, Mezcales English Below. Mezcalitos, Nayarit (Nuevo Vallarta) -Land of 4,618.92 M2 -2 apartment (in two different floors )130M2 of construction (3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms each) -With water well -Access to 3 streets -10 min from the beach Mezcalitos , Nayarit (Nuevo Vallarta) -Terreno de 4,618.92 M2 -2 Departamento en dos pisos 130M2 de construcción (3 recámaras y Read More …

Single Story For Sale in Nuevo Vallarta Beach, Nuevo Vallarta

Low Density, Highly Sought Development! •  2057.1 sqft , 2 bath , 2 bdrm single story – FOR SALE  USD539,000 . Just Listed! MLS® 18736 in Nuevo Vallarta Beach, Nuevo Vallarta Español abajo Visualize yourself living in the most exclusive low density condominium development on the expansive beaches of Riviera Nayarit in Nuevo Vallarta. Next envision walking into your own, 2 + 2 + den / 3rd bedroom, turn-key condo on the 2nd floor with unobstructed views of Banderas Bay Read More …

How RE/MAX Puerto Vallarta does showings now

Hi to all, Just an update on how RE/MAX Puerto Vallarta does showings during this strange and new time in our Puerto Vallarta real estate market. There are times when if the agent does not feel comfortable with the clients being in the car with them, due to the area they have come from. So we pay for them to take an Uber or Taxi to meet at the location.  Some agents have rented cars for the clients, to make Read More …

Little town of El Arenal may have been at the hub of a great civilization

Mexico Life Blue agaves cover a Guachimontón. DARIO CHAVIRA Santa Quiteria: Jalisco’s next tourism magnet or sad example of patrimonicide? Little town of El Arenal may have been at the hub of a great civilization If visitors to Guadalajara can be enticed to leave the city for a day, you can be sure they will head either to Tequila or to Teuchitlán or to both. On their way, they will speed right past the town of El Arenal, never suspecting that Read More …