Expat 101: moving to Mexico is best done with some preparation

Expat 101: moving to Mexico is best done with some preparation A 13-year expat recalls it was a bumpy ride to begin with By Janet Blaser Published on Saturday, November 16, 2019 When I moved to Mexico 13 years ago, I felt like I was well prepared. I’d done what I thought was a lot of research, talked to many people and immersed myself obsessively with expat groups online. Yet it was still a bumpy (though often amusing) ride until Read More …

THE BEST TIPS FOR DISCOVERING BUCERÍAS IN RIVIERA NAYARIT

October 25, 2019 •Vallarta Daily News •Puerto Vallarta News, Spotlight THE BEST TIPS FOR DISCOVERING BUCERÍAS IN RIVIERA NAYARIT If you’re on your way to Bucerías and you’re not sure what to do, where to eat, or how to get around—don’t worry! Read on and we’ll tell you everything you need to know to visit Bucerías like a local! What to do Bucerías is a traditional and very Mexican micro-destination in the Riviera Nayarit. It’s quite colorful but at the Read More …

CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF PUNTA MITA, RIVIERA NAYARIT’S ULTRA-LUXURY DESTINATION

October 22, 2019 •Vallarta Daily News •Puerto Vallarta News CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF PUNTA MITA, RIVIERA NAYARIT’S ULTRA-LUXURY DESTINATION Punta Mita, the ultra-luxury destination in the Riviera Nayarit, will celebrate its 20th anniversary in December during a weekend filled with festivities that reflect its journey and major achievements of the last two decades. During that time, it has positioned itself as Mexico’s most exclusive destination. From December 6-8, invitees to this grand party will enjoy experiences representing the pillars this Read More …

PUERTO VALLARTA AMONG THE BEST CITIES IN THE WORLD TO VISIT

PUERTO VALLARTA AMONG THE BEST CITIES IN THE WORLD TO VISIT Estefanía Montes Oct. 9, 2019 7,882 views Puerto Vallarta has been recognized as one of the 10 Best Cities of the World to Visit Outside United States, in the category Small Cities, according to Condé Nast Traveler 32º Reader’s Choice Awards. Our beautiful destination was granted 5th position due to its natural attributes, its powerful energy, attractive activities for the whole family, and other qualities that meet in the Read More …

PUERTO VALLARTA AMONG THE BEST CITIES IN THE WORLD TO VISIT

You have so many reasons to decide about your happiness, other than the persons telling you not to do it… Just choose to be happy in your own skin! You are amazing and so is Puerto Vallarta. Puerto Vallarta has been recognized as one of the 10 Best Cities of the World to Visit Outside United States, in the category Small Cities, according to Condé Nast Traveler 32º Reader’s Choice Awards. Our beautiful destination was granted 5th position due to Read More …

Mexico Proposes New Rules To Tax Highly Digitalized Businesses

Mexico Proposes New Rules To Tax Highly Digitalized Businesses Posted on 12 September, 2019 by Vallarta Tribune A bill was introduced to the Mexican Congress on August 21 to tax digital platforms this includes such global digital companies such as Airbnb, Uber and Netflix. Wat this means for consumers remains to be seen. But it is a clear indication that homeowners who rent their properties through such services such as Airbnb are soon to be subjected to extra scrutiny. Background Read More …

A trip to Mazatlán changed the life of this expat from California

News Surfer and former publisher Janet Blaser. A trip to Mazatlán changed the life of this expat from California Janet Blaser enjoys the Mexican lifestyle and has no plans to move back to the US Published on Thursday, August 15, 2019 132SHARES A trip to Mazatlán changed the life of a California woman who has now been living in the Sinaloa resort city for more than a decade and can’t imagine moving back to the United States. Janet Blaser, formerly Read More …

Ex-Pats in Vallarta, August 2019

Updates from Expats in Vallarta. Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.  This Weeks Only  Event   Tuesday, Aug. 6th 5 to 7 pm El Andariego Restaurant Located in the 5th of December, Calle Mexico #1358 across the street from Sr Frogs with lots of  parking right behind Sr. Frogs.  Right on the bus route and lots of taxis are available. THE SAME TEAM THAT COMES WITH GREAT DINNER CHOICES HAS CREATED A VERY SPECIAL EXPATS MENU WITH VERY SPECIAL Read More …

Moving to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico with Kids – Update

Moving to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico with Kids – Update Warren Brander – Remax Puerto Vallarta July 31, 2019 When we moved to Puerto Vallarta our kids were 4 and 5 years old so we felt the timing made sense for the transition to a new country and a new culture. And, as it turns out, we were right. Share Puerto Vallarta, Mexico – About 8 years ago we moved our family to Mexico. I wrote an article then about the Read More …

PERCEPTION OF SECURITY IN PUERTO VALLARTA HAS INCREASED

The perception of insecurity increased in the municipalities of Guadalajara and Zapopan, while Puerto Vallarta, Tonalá, Tlaquepaque, and Tonalá, came out better qualified during the second quarter of the year, according to the National Survey of Urban Public Safety of the National Institute of Geography and Statistics. The highest percentage of people who feel safe in their Jalisco city was Puerto Vallarta. The perception of insecurity decreased from 57.4 to 43.1%, meaning 56.9% of the population consider Puerta Vallarta as Read More …