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A Love Letter To Puerto Vallarta

Our Love Letter To The Puerto Vallarta Community Puerto Vallarta is magical.  It is special to us for many reasons, but mainly because of our intense sense of community & diversity.  The Puerto Vallarta community is coming to the forefront in this current situation just as it has in the

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Love Letter To Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta is magical.  It is special to us for many reasons, but mainly because of our intense sense of community & diversity.  The Puerto Vallarta community is coming to the forefront in this current situation just as it has in the past and it is reminding us of why

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Puerto Vallarta – Gone Fishin

Gone Fishing…. We were asked to recommend a good place to eat fish in Puerto Vallarta. Ha! It’s not that there are too many to name; truth being there are never too many, as they say. We will try listing a few here, from suggestions of friends who are avid

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Puerto Vallarta – Okay, Maguey

Cuidado, Pescado There are expressions; colloquialisms heard in Puerto Vallarta we always find amusing; twists of the language, same as we hear in English. Nada, nada, limonada translates to nothing, nothing, lemonade. It can mean a lot of things. Okay, Maguey (pronounced ma-gay) is simply you bet, or you got

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Manuel Lepe Bday

Happy Birthday Manuel Lepe, Feliz Cumpliaños . The magic sense many people feel in Puerto Vallarta, is visualized in Manuel Lepe’s paintings and April 17th was his Birthday. The Tile version of one of his most popular works depicting the town of Puerto Vallarta on the Malecon was covered in

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PV's best Taco's

Best Tacos Puerto Vallarta’s Best Tacos are hard to choose. My Top 3 Favorite Tacos would be the following in no particular order  Takon Burritos: superlative giant shrimp Burritos, the green salsa is the special detail that makes them so amazing. The smoked marlin Burritos are also great but

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In Mexico, Angels Can Be Green….

Angels on the Road to Puerto Vallarta: Snowbirds are returning to Mexico this time of year and many will be on the path to Puerto Vallarta. Expats who live here during the winter and early spring come from all over the United States and Canada. Each party will claim their

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Puerto Vallarta – Less Than 10 Miles Away…

Punta de Mita Less than ten miles north of Puerto Vallarta, the community of Punta de Mita has become one of the most desirable destinations in the world for wealthy people seeking privacy and luxury. The Four Seasons Punta Mita is located here, as well as St. Regis Punta Mita,

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Best 5 Tacos in Puerto Vallarta + 1

One’s first clue when looking for delicious tacos in Puerto Vallarta would be how many Mexicans are standing in line. Following the locals is the best bet for finding good food; regardless of what city or country one is sampling the fare. Taco stands often serve other food, such as

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Puerto Vallarta – Lend A Helping Hand

The Gift of Life Blood is always needed, since surgeries and accidents are daily life occurrences. In Puerto Vallarta you won’t likely be paid monetarily for giving blood but you will benefit in the case you are ever in the position of needing a transfusion yourself. If, in the following

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Puerto Vallarta – Celebrating Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving in Puerto Vallarta Thanksgiving in Puerto Vallarta is a relatively new holiday, all things considered. Our first experience celebrating Thanksgiving in Puerto Vallarta was met with a futile search for a turkey. We almost hired someone to hunt a wild bird but it turned into such a complicated process,

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Puerto Vallarta – Customs Is About To Get Easier

Changes in Customs’ Custom Arriving in Puerto Vallarta is always such a delightful feeling. Flying in over the rippling ocean below, followed by cruising low above the mountains… this represents what might be similar to the gates of heaven. Sweeping down on the approach, over mango orchards, the winding rivers

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Puerto Vallarta – Magical Flora & Fauna

Hummingbirds We love the return of the hummingbirds to Puerto Vallarta. They are magical little creatures who begin to appear when they migrate south for the winter. This long journey has taken place for hundreds of years and begins in August from as far away as the Yukon, where sunshine

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Puerto Vallarta News: Drive, Cab, Uber

Getting Around Do you need a car in Puerto Vallarta? That’s very debatable, and the opinions on this issue are as varied as the assorted experiences. We’ve known many expats who’ve driven their US and Canadian cars to Puerto Vallarta and gone through the arduous process of getting them “Mexicanized.”

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