A Rising Tide of Property Investment in Punta de Mita.

A Rising Tide of Property Investment in Punta de Mita Laura Latham – The New York Times July 29, 2016 The Punta Mita develolpment, established 15 years ago, has several hundred residences and two Jack Nicklaus-designed golf courses, along with hotels, beach clubs and restaurants. (Photo: Punta Mita Resort) Punta de Mita, Nayarit, Mexico – Interest in this small corner of Mexico by one of the world’s richest men has helped attract an influx of wealthy investors. In 2014, Cascade Read More …

Official announcement of new Puerto Bahía tourist centre.

Official announcement of new Puerto Bahía tourist centre. July 25, 2016 Area Local News On Friday, July 22, 2016 the Grupo Autofin Monterrey inaugurated the Grand Sirenis Matlali Hills Resort & Spa, which is perched on a mountain in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Riviera Nayarit. During the event they also announced a new beach development that will complement this marvelous resort, giving the audience details of what will become the Puerto Bahía tourist center. Armando Véjar Cortés, President and Managing Read More …

Day of the Dead overlaps international convention in Puerto Vallarta.

Day of the Dead overlaps international convention in Puerto Vallarta July 23, 2016 Area Local News Puerto Vallarta tourism is taking aim at promotions through sharing its Mexican traditions, and Day of the Dead is offering a prime opportunity this year as the city hosts the XII Congress of the Most Beautiful Bays in the World. International Congress of the Most Beautiful Bays of the World will be attended by delegations from 28 countries and 40 bays. “The aim is Read More …

Single Story For Sale in Punta el Burro, Punta de Mita

Hidden luxury oasis •  3,609 sq. m., 10 bath, 7 bdrm single story – $5,500,000 USD. MLS® #36804   Punta el Burro, Punta de Mita – Designed as a high end destination, this beach front Villa hosts five suites, rooftop apartment, very spacious master suite, each with private bathroom, patio and three with outdoor showers. Guests of the lavish vacation sanctuary quickly find themselves enveloped by the peaceful, private setting – a secret piece of paradise where they focus on “being” Read More …

The children’s 2016 PeeWee Surfing League circuit begins.

The children’s 2016 PeeWee Surfing League circuit begins July 21, 2016 Area Local News The children’s 2016 PeeWee Surfing League sports circuit began in the Riviera Nayarit and will include four tournaments, which hope to attract family tourism and promote this amazing sport. “We had lost touch with an entire generation of young surfers so we’re reactivating these formative categories so we can support them and they could practice more,” said Rogelio Ramos, Competition Director for the PeeWee League. “We Read More …

President signs new anti-corruption laws.

President signs new anti-corruption laws And apologizes for the Casa Blanca scandal, admitting he made a mistake Mexico News Daily | Tuesday, July 19, 2016 President Enrique Peña Nieto yesterday promulgated the secondary laws of the National Anti-Corruption System, making it a day that “will be remembered as the beginning of a new era for democracy and the rule of law.” Peña Nieto said that Mexicans are offended by corruption, which was why his administration set in motion the creation Read More …

Advanced technology boon to ejido in QR.

Mexico News Daily | Saturday, July 16, 2016 A small ejido with a forestry-based economy in Quintana Roo is making use of advanced technology to become more efficient and to reduce its environmental impact as a result of the initiative of a young accountant. Javier Blanco always had a vision for helping his small town, Noh-Bec, to grow and prosper. As a young boy he noticed that since the town didn’t have an accountant, one had to be brought in Read More …

Retiring To Mexico: The World’s Best Beach City

In 1963, Elizabeth Taylor followed Richard Burton to a sleepy little port on Mexico’s west coast where he was starring, along with Deborah Kerr and Ava Gardner, in a John Huston-directed film called Night of the Iguana. For his movie set, John Huston chose Mismaloya, a small village just south of Puerto Vallarta in the Mexican state of Jalisco, for its resemblance to a crumbling coastal village of the 1940s. Elizabeth Taylor took up residence in nearby Puerto Vallarta, which in the 1960s Read More …

It’s time for fireflies in central Mexico.

It’s time for fireflies in central Mexico Campaign called Friends of the Fireflies aims to protect the insects from too many tourists Mexico News Daily | Tuesday, July 12, 2016 The forests of central Mexico are in the midst of a spectacular, three-month-long firefly show, one that could be lost but for the efforts of a group of environmentalists. Naturaleza México, an organization dedicated to environmental culture and sustainable development, has created “Amigos de las Luciérnagas,” or Friends of the Read More …

Puerto Vallarta launches 2016 Sea Turtle Protection Program.

Puerto Vallarta launches 2016 Sea Turtle Protection Program July 12, 2016 Area Local News Puerto Vallarta has launched the 2016 Sea Turtle Conservation and Protection Program under the guidance of Mayor Arturo Davalos Peña and the Environmental Protection Agency of Mexico. The yearly program helps promote awareness of sea turtles in Puerto Vallarta and educate the population on the importance of preserving turtle nesting areas. Nightly surveillance of beaches between Playa de Ora and Garza Blanca searching for nesting locations Read More …