Colima’s El Salto de Peña Colorada waterfall park rewards the intrepid

Even with the water park constructed around it in later years, El Salto Cascade still retains much of its natural beauty. Colima’s El Salto de Peña Colorada waterfall park rewards the intrepid With caving, swimming, and picnicking, this tiny nature park is worth the effort it takes to find it Published on Friday, November 13, 2020 It all began as a beach holiday. Having heard that the oceanfront town of Cuyutlán, Colima, had “the most beautiful black sand beach you Read More …

EL SALADO: AN URBAN ESTUARY

EL SALADO: AN URBAN ESTUARY Jorge Chávez Oct. 27, 2020 100 views Located in Puerto Vallarta, El Salado estuary is a national protected area that mainly comprises mangroves and marshes. The rest is composed by two remnants of medium sub deciduous forest bordered by successions of elements of aquatic and underwater vegetation, thorn forest and secondary vegetation. Considered an urban estuary, on July 27th, 2000 it was declared as an ecological conservation zone. Its connection to the ocean is permanent, Read More …

Beautiful Mascota, between Guadalajara and PV, awes and enraptures

Mascota’s history goes back well before the Spanish arrived in the Americas. Beautiful Mascota, between Guadalajara and PV, awes and enraptures Guachinango and La Campana are two delightful spots to visit along the way Published on Friday, October 23, 2020 Mascota, Jalisco, is a charming little town located three-fourths of the way between Guadalajara and Puerto Vallarta as the cuervo flies, with a history that goes back countless centuries, long before the Spaniards arrived. Twenty years ago, guide books like Read More …

The cave at the end of the world and the ghost town of Tequilizinta

Mexico Life The entrance to the cave, high above the Santiago River. The cave at the end of the world and the ghost town of Tequilizinta Exploring La Cuata Cave, set in a precipice overlooking the Santiago River in Jalisco “Yes, we were in La Cueva Cuata for six hours and never got to the end of it; finally crawled out at two in the morning!” Inspired by that report from a friendly stranger, we began our search for La Read More …

GUIDELINES FOR SAFE BEACH ENJOYMENT IN PUERTO VALLARTA

GUIDELINES FOR SAFE BEACH ENJOYMENT IN PUERTO VALLARTA Jorge Chávez Jun. 30, 2020 379 views The Puerto Vallarta coasts are spectacular and now that the health contingency allows visiting them again, the municipal government has released the following guidelines to enjoy a visit to the beach safely. First of all, if you have symptoms such as fever, dry cough, flu and tiredness, please #StayHome. Take a shower before you get the beach and when you get to the beach. To Read More …

RE/MAX Community Service, March 7, 2020 Parque de Aramara.

RE/MAX Community Service, March 7, 2020 Parque de Aramara. Good day to all and I am proud, once again, to share with you our latest community service event, in Parque de Aramara. We have finished the painting of the playground equipment, as well as a general clean up of the park.  As what happened at our last event, families and children came out and started playing on the playground! I wish to thank Casa Casasola, his puppy Nina, and Dana Read More …

Court freezes bank accounts of opponents of Nayarit condominium project.

A protest against the San Pancho condominium project. Court freezes bank accounts of opponents of Nayarit condominium project They claim that the developer has illegally built on almost 1,200 square meters of protected coastline Published on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 Residents and public officials in Nayarit involved in protesting the construction of a condominium complex on federally protected coastline have had their personal bank accounts frozen for over three months thanks to a lawsuit brought by the developer. Despite holding Read More …

The Real Liquid Gold: Homemade Maple Syrup.

Hi to all, I, Todd Bates, have just been gifted an incredible item from my uncle, Simon Bates. It is handmade Maple Syrup (Canadian spelling!), that he tapped over 40 maple trees, and then after bringing the 40 sap buckets to the shed, then he cooked the sap for over 8 hours, to just get, maybe 1 litre of real maple syrup.  2 days just for 1 litre. The time line is only some weeks, when the weather is just Read More …

7 EVENTS IN THE RIVIERA NAYARIT TO KICK OFF THE NEW YEAR

January 4, 2020 •Vallarta Daily News •Arts & Culture, Local Entertainment We already have seven confirmed events set to take place between January 4th and 31st, among them, the Vallarta Cup Race Series, the Monkey Town Riviera Nayarit 2020, and the Festival Sayulita. 15th Vallarta Cup Race Series (Saturdays: January 4, 11, 18, and 25) The much-anticipated sailing series is back! The first Saturday in January kicks off the 15th edition of the Vallarta Cup Race Series, an event organized by the Vallarta Read More …

Parque de Aramara Renovación – December 7, 2019

Parque de Aramara Renovación – December 7, 2019 RE/MAX Puerto Vallarta is proud to work towards a renovation of one of our local parks; Parque de Aramara; just behind San Javier Hospital across from the cruise ship terminal.   There are over 400 homes, and 124 condos, as well as two local schools that regularly use this park.  This shall take our next 2 to 3 community service clean-ups. Our goals are: To paint the bottom 3 ft or 1 Read More …