PRESENTING 12TH EDITION OF VALLARTA · NAYARIT GASTRONÓMICA

PRESENTING 12TH EDITION OF VALLARTA · NAYARIT GASTRONÓMICA Jorge Chávez Oct. 12, 2020 97 views The details of the 12th edition of Vallarta · Nayarit Gastronómica were recently announced, event that will take place from October 29th to 31st, 2020 with a hybrid (face-to-face/virtual) format. 27 prominent chefs and nine sommeliers/mixologist will be present at Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit. Six international chefs, as well as Michelin stars and Master Chefs will share their culinary knowledge in a virtually way. Read More …

Migrating to Mexico with an aging parent proved to be right for US couple

Many boomers cozy up to the idea of living abroad. Many have chosen Chapala. Migrating to Mexico with an aging parent proved to be right for US couple It was a better way to go than an assisted living facility in Bend, Oregon By Greg Custer If you’re in your 60s and from the United States it’s likely you are pondering a “What next?” dilemma, appraising lifestyle choice in the glaring light of America’s Covid-19 medical care debacle, a dearth 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 …

PUERTO VALLARTA: BEST LEISURE DESTINATION IN MEXICO

PUERTO VALLARTA: BEST LEISURE DESTINATION IN MEXICO Jorge Chávez Jul. 7, 2020 465 views According to the most recent Global Traveler’s survey, Puerto Vallarta has been chosen as the Best Leisure Destination in Mexico. This recognition, announced by the Jalisco Ministry of Tourism, reflects that our destination continues in the preference of travelers and is a vote of confidence in the traditional attractions that converge in the Banderas Bay. Global Traveler is a specialized travel website, which is made up 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 …

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 …

SOUTH SHORE: NATURE AND SEDUCTION

SOUTH SHORE: NATURE AND SEDUCTION Jorge Chávez Oct. 23, 2019 48 views Considered an earthly paradise by many, the South Shore hosts some of the bay’s most beautiful and spectacular beaches. This region basically comprises the area from Conchas Chinas to the coastal towns a little beyond Boca de Tomatlán. The natural scenery is essentially the same throughout: the mountains of the Sierra Madre Occidental merging with the Pacific to create extraordinary hidden coves and secluded Edens.   To Start 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 …

BUCERÍAS: ART AND WATER SPORTS

BUCERÍAS: ART AND WATER SPORTS Jorge Chávez Sep. 25, 2019 1,205 views Relaxing in Bucerías can be very easy, with its wide range of entertainment including excellent restaurants, a thriving music scene, an art walk and both residential and commercial areas. The town’s name comes from the word “bucear” (to dive), as this activity is related to fishing, which has sustained the town since its founding. The Estatua del Buzo (Statue of the Diver), close to the main square, perfectly Read More …

PUERTO VALLARTA PREPARES TO RECEIVE AND CARE FOR MORE THAN 130 THOUSAND TURTLES

August 15, 2019 •Vallarta Daily News •Puerto Vallarta News, Spotlight PUERTO VALLARTA PREPARES TO RECEIVE AND CARE FOR MORE THAN 130 THOUSAND TURTLES Puerto Vallarta was the home of 2,700 turtle nests in 2018, giving birth to 130,000 turtles, so this year the city is preparing its 14 kilometers of coastline to receive and care for them during this breeding season. Currently, Puerto Vallarta is the only city to have a sea turtle protection plan on the Mexican Pacific, which Read More …