Upcoming Events: September 27 – October 3, 2018

Upcoming Events: September 27 – October 3, 2018 Posted on 27 September, 2018 by Rachel Drinkard Is your venue or organization hosting an upcoming or ongoing event? We are looking for events of all kinds to share with our readers so send the details our way to be listed here and in our various online calendars! To be included please add your listing at vallartatribune.com/eventos. Deadline for print publication is Friday before the Thursday publication date, but events appear online Read More …

What to eat (and drink) in Mexico’s Riviera Nayarit

What to eat (and drink) in Mexico’s Riviera Nayarit Photo via Flickr/y6y6y6 Most people travel to Riviera Nayarit for the192 miles of sunny coastline, with its idyllic beaches and azure seas. But the region’s food offers just as much reason to visit. The cuisine is fresh and flavorful, filled with great seafood and pre-Hispanic Mayan flavors. Here are five items to eat (and drink) that you probably won’t find back home: Smoked Marlin Tacos If Mexico had a national food, Read More …

Expats Feel at Home in Mexico; InterNations Survey

Expats Feel at Home in Mexico; InterNations Survey By Yucatan Times on September 22, 2018 Expats living in Mexico (TYT) InterNations.org recently released the results of its 2018 Expat Insider Survey, which ranks the best countries for expat living. Now in its fifth edition, Expat Insider is among the biggest surveys worldwide to inquire into the living situation and happiness of expatriates. In order to complete the survey, they asked 18,135 expats living in 187 countries a series of questions Read More …

World’s top chefs come together for Vallarta Nayarit Gastronómica 2018

September 20, 2018 •Vallarta Daily News •Foodies, Puerto Vallarta News FacebookTwitterSubscribe Vallarta Nayarit Gastronómica is gearing up for its most important edition with the tagline “Mexico: Thanks for so much!” Based primarily in the Riviera Nayarit, it will celebrate 10 uninterrupted years as a must-do on the world’s culinary calendar. The organizers announced this year’s event during a press conference held at the Hard Rock Hotel. It will take place from October 14-18 in the Riviera Nayarit and Puerto Vallarta Read More …

$6650 million pesos allocated for marginalized areas of Puerto Vallarta

September 13, 2018 •Vallarta Daily News •Jalisco, Puerto Vallarta News FacebookTwitterSubscribe The governor of Jalisco, Aristóteles Sandoval, visited the Mexican capital to meet with Mexico’s President-elect, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, with whom he agreed to allocate $650 million pesos to marginalized areas of the municipality of Puerto Vallarta, through a program of urban improvement that will be started under the new president’s administration. The state governor explained that for this purpose the entity was asked to coordinate a study that Read More …

OPA! CELEBRATING THE GREEK CUISINE

OPA! CELEBRATING THE GREEK CUISINE By  Alexis Velasco Sep. 17, 2018 337 views Known worldwide for its variety of ingredients and flavors, the Greek cuisine has positioned itself as one of the best and richest in the world. Its richness is the result of a series of influences from Asia Minor, North Africa and the Mediterranean coastline, all of which belonged to Ancient Greece and made interesting contributions. In addition, the Hellenic cuisine is characterized by being very healthy, since Read More …

Turning waste into bioplastics, Mexico strikes green gold

September 12, 2018 •Reuters •Business and Economy, Mexico News Tequila, avocado and corn are proving their worth beyond Mexican fiesta staples as key components for a fast-growing bioplastics market, with companies transforming waste from processing food crops into products such as bags, plates and even car parts. Bioplastics make up less than 5 percent of the millions of tonnes of plastic produced each year around the world. But as governments and consumers fret about the damage plastic is doing to Read More …

10 things that Mexico does better than any other country

September 14, 2018 •Vallarta Daily News •Arts & Culture, Spotlight 1. Tequila The national drink is a world standard in bars, with exports to 96 countries. Tequila should be sipped and savored like a fine whiskey. You can get a taste of the best in the Ruta del Tequila, which includes some of the most famous distilleries in the country. The alternatives are the Tequila Express route operated by Casa Herradura and the José Cuervo Express route. 2. Celebrate death Read More …

5 BEACHES IN VALLARTA · NAYARIT WITH BEAUTIFUL CRYSTAL-CLEAR WATER TO SWIM

5 BEACHES IN VALLARTA · NAYARIT WITH BEAUTIFUL CRYSTAL-CLEAR WATER TO SWIM By  Livier García We have an intimate connection with water. We live in a blue world and more than half of our body is made up of this liquid. We relax each time we see it and renew our energies by just being on the beach. In Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit, we can proudly say that we have beaches that conquer us with their soft, golden sand, Read More …