Prickly pear cactus doesn’t look like a tasty treat—but it is

Eloise Serralde Nieto prepares a nopal tortilla. Prickly pear cactus doesn’t look like a tasty treat—but it is Nopal, as it is known in Mexico, is a nutritious plant that has been cultivated for 9,000 years By Joseph Sorrentino There aren’t many people who upon passing a prickly pear cactus would think, “Well, that looks like a tasty and nutritious plant.” Its stems tend to be thick and uninviting and its pads are covered with long needles. Worse, tucked in Read More …

An Uber in Mexico; Not common but finding a way!

Mexico is a great country to find solutions, with using existing methods, and as well using new technology! While I will say that is not the normal Uber Eats delivery driver, he found his way! My thoughts are, if I was him: “What do I have and how can I do it?” That is the Mexican way; period. Mexico is an incredible country, filled with loving and generational families, all tied together.   It is normal for a family of 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 …

PUERTO VALLARTA LAUNCHES COVID-19 AWARENESS CAMPAIGN

July 13, 2020 •Vallarta Daily News •Puerto Vallarta News As part of the economic reactivation of Puerto Vallarta, after three months of the coronavirus pandemic, and faced with the possibility that all activity in the state will stop if it does not continue to comply with sanitary measures, a new COVID-19 awareness program is being launched. The Puerto Vallarta Tourism Promotion Trust will launch an awareness campaign, which will be presented to the media and businesses on Tuesday, July 14. Read More …

Our Local Government has shared this Audio Message; Covid 19

Hi to all, When you have a moment, please listen to this 45 second message, only audio, about how to maintain the health and safety of our community. If you agree with this message, please share it fully. Gracias! Todd Bates Please click here. @remaxinpv #remaxsitesmarina @remaxdestiny #remaxdestiny @remaxsitesmarina #remaxinpv @puertovallartaremax #puertovallartaremax

Elephant seal makes itself at home on San Pancho Beach, Nayarit

Meet Panchito, an elephant seal that has spent the last week on a Nayarit beach. Elephant seal makes itself at home on San Pancho Beach, Nayarit It’s not known which species it is. No one has dared get too close to the large animal Published on Monday, July 13, 2020 An elephant seal peacefully stranded on a beach in Nayarit for the past week has been enchanting visitors and locals and raising questions by environmental officials about its extraordinary appearance Read More …

GRUPO VIDANTA AND CIRQUE DU SOLEIL WILL REVOLUTIONIZE ENTERTAINMENT IN MEXICO

GRUPO VIDANTA AND CIRQUE DU SOLEIL WILL REVOLUTIONIZE ENTERTAINMENT IN MEXICO Jorge Chávez Recently, Grupo Vidanta reported that, in addition to the business restructuring that Cirque du Soleil is carrying out, the association they have developed in different projects is still contemplated. “We are very proud to be close collaborators with Cirque du Soleil and will continue to work as two families, united with the aim of bringing Mexico captivating entertainment experiences of the highest quality,” said Daniel Chávez, founder 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 …