Annual pilgrimage has ancient pre-Hispanic and Catholic roots

Mexico Life Mexico City’s Pilgrimage of the Concheros has roots dating to the Conquest. Annual pilgrimage has ancient pre-Hispanic and Catholic roots Thousands of musicians and dancers gather every November in Tlatelolco, Mexico City By Joseph Sorrentino Published on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 Every second Sunday in November, Tlatelolco’s Plaza de Tres Culturas in Mexico City fills with the smell of incense, the pounding of drums and singing as thousands of concheros from across central Mexico gather for their pilgrimage Read More …

REMAX Mexico and REMAX Puerto Vallarta

Hi to all, I wish to share with everyone a great charity that REMAX Mexico is contributing to, during this interesting time to create a benefit for our entire country. They have offered to donate 20 Pesos for each kilometer for each agent or broker that runs a continuous 5 km or 10 km run, toward “Por un Hogar”, a national charity in Mexico. They are also offering donations, for persons that bicycle 20 km or persons that ride their 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 …

LITTEN BRØD: A DANISH BAKERY IN PUERTO VALLARTA

LITTEN BRØD: A DANISH BAKERY IN PUERTO VALLARTA Jorge Chávez Founded by Brian Bielenberg and Jupy Monarrez, Litten Brød is a Danish artisan bakery that opened its doors in February 2020 in the Puerto Vallarta’s dynamic Romantic Zone. Motivated by the opportunity to meet it, the Vallarta Lifestyles editorial staff visited this establishment to discover its concept and main specialties. “Litten Brød is born from a deep respect and love for the timeless traditions of baking authentic cakes, rustic sourdough Read More …

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 …

Preparation is the key when cooking eggplant

Mexico Life The purplish-black, pear-shaped eggplant is the most common. Preparation is the key when cooking eggplant Like tomatoes, they’re a fruit belonging to the nightshade family Published on Monday, October 12, 2020 My first memories of eggplant are not good ones. Every Sunday, my mother would make the recipe from the New York Times Magazine for dinner. Whatever it was – cold cucumber soup comes to mind — it would be on our plates that evening. My siblings and Read More …

La Gran Familia Gastronómica se reactiva en el VNG Híbrido 2020

  La Gran Familia Gastronómica se reactiva en el VNG Híbrido 2020 September 30, 2020/by Norma Hernández Del 29 al 31 de octubre, Vallarta Nayarit Gastronómica celebra su 12° aniversario con una Edición Especial Híbrido, en el año más atípico y complicado para la industria del turismo y la gastronomía. La gastronomía es sinónimo de compartir, de deleitar el alma a través de los alimentos, de convivir con las personas que nos importan. Y eso lo que nos propone el 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 …