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 …

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 …

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 …

WALMART IN MEXICO LAUNCHES GROCERY ORDERS VIA WHATSAPP

WALMART IN MEXICO LAUNCHES GROCERY ORDERS VIA WHATSAPP   WhatsApp, the free text-messaging service owned by social media platform Facebook, is ubiquitous throughout Mexico. Superama shoppers can text an order to a WhatsApp number run by Walmart, known in Mexico as Walmart de Mexico. A Reuters reporter tried the service on Monday, sending a photo of a handwritten grocery list. A company representative responded immediately, punctuating responses with smiley-face and winky-face emojis. The representative said Superama charges 49 pesos ($2.55) Read More …

DISCOVER 5 GLAMPING SPOTS IN VALLARTA · NAYARIT

DISCOVER 5 GLAMPING SPOTS IN VALLARTA · NAYARIT Estefanía Montes Jun. 19, 2019 430 views Vallarta · Nayarit offers diverse places for demanding travelers with a like for exploring new natural environments, without losing style and comfort, through ecological spaces which promote glamping. Glamping is an experience that combines glamour + camping, so you can reconnect with yourself in a more private and personalized environment, all while in harmony with Mother Earth. For this reason, we bring you a selection Read More …

PUERTO VALLARTA IS THE BEST ALTERNATIVE TO THE SARGASSUM INVASION OF THE CARIBBEAN

PUERTO VALLARTA IS THE BEST ALTERNATIVE TO THE SARGASSUM INVASION OF THE CARIBBEAN Sargassum is a dark- colored seaweed that is dispersed by ocean currents through the Atlantic, which, when they reach the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean, find the perfect opportunity for their waste to coagulate, forming what scholars call garbage patches, and which have invaded the Caribbean coast of Mexico and now threatens Africa and Europe. The invasion of sargassum to the Caribbean coast of Mexico is motivating travelers Read More …