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Puerto Vallarta – Are You a Local or Resident?

Are You a Local or Resident? Let’s put this one to bed once and for all. So many people call themselves local after moving to Puerto Vallarta. You are not a local unless you are from here. It doesn’t matter if you have lived in Puerto Vallarta or anywhere else

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Chinese Tacos and Mexican Wonton in Puerto Vallarta?

Chinese restaurants are abundant in Puerto Vallarta; it’s a favorite food among Mexicans throughout the country. We have our favorites but they all offer a wonderful array of specialties. With the wealth of fresh seafood, menus are never short of delectable choices. We’ve been asked about the resemblance of Asian

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Puerto Vallarta – Vets & Pets at The Airport

New Rules for Fido! Just when we think we have all our ducks in a row, they change them to chipmunks! We now have new rules for pets entering Mexico, which apply to Puerto Vallarta. It’s very important to have your veterinarian certificates in order and not just the rabies

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Eat like a Local in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta , Mexico, If you are a fan of the very popular Eat like a Local by CNN here is some great insider information from a Puerto Vallarta Local, who likes to eat. My 3 favorite places to eat in Puerto Vallarta are not known for décor or ambiance,

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Puerto Vallarta Art Scene

The Art in Puerto Vallarta is easy to see, in the downtown area there are sculptures, murals and galleries on every block. The winter Artwalk began with a favorite – Judith Ewing Morlan was the feature artist at Galleria Uno and her work reflects the colors and ambiance of Puerto

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The Bachelor in Paradise

The Bachelor TV show is being filmed in Puerto Vallarta, for the entire month of June 2015. It is the special part of the series called The Bachelor in Paradise. I have never watched the show but many of my friends are aficionados and never miss a Monday night with

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Holiday gift give the villa experience

Thinking of the Holidays? For your Holiday gift list consider giving the gift of experience, the villa experience, Your holiday gift list; experience being completely relaxed, sleeping in, breakfast on the terrace, amazingly fresh fruit, a nap in a hammock, a walk on the beach, fresh made guacamole with salsa

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Puerto Vallarta Picture Taking

We never tire of gazing at the large photos in the hallways of the restaurant La Palapa, on Los Muertos Beach. We recommend paying a visit; they’re in the back, past the cashier, by the restrooms. Other businesses in town have similar displays but none quite compares to these. Though

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Vallarta's Search For Reason

We have been asked about the sculpture of the ladder on the Malecón. Two children climb to the top while a mother-like figure at the base seems to either plead with them or bid them farewell. Some people claim this is the artist Sergio Bustamante’s tribute to an air flight

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Puerto Vallarta Beach News: New Years

New Year’s Eve in Puerto Vallarta Our first visit to Puerto Vallarta was during the holidays. This time of year brings back the best memories. We’d never heard of some of the traditions observed here and now love to celebrate year after year, learning our way as we go. We

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Vallarta Side Trip #89 – Melaque

Melaque: Within short driving distances of Puerto Vallarta you will never run out of exciting and interesting places to visit. We love Melaque, just a stone’s throw north of Barra de Navidad, for so many great reasons. We have always loved this trip and discover something every time we travel

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Puerto Vallarta Sunsets Are Unbeatable

Winter in Puerto Vallarta brings incredible sunsets and we cannot deny it is one of our favorite pastimes to settle into a plastic chair on the beach, with a cold beverage to sip and watch the great ball of fire sink into the sea. People gather all along the malecón

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