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Dia De La Marina, Puerto Vallarta

By TREGROUP · May 11, 2016 Navy Day Some of our favorite holidays in Puerto Vallarta are the less mentioned and mostly attended by locals. Dia de Banderas is one of these, (Flag Day), celebrated in February and given special signific...

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911 Comes to Puerto Vallarta

911 Comes to Puerto Vallarta For many years we were taught to dial 066 in Puerto Vallarta for an emergency and though, thankfully, we haven’t put it to much use, we will soon be able to revert to the ubiquitous 911 that is being adopte...

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December Festivities in Puerto Vallarta

Traditional festivities are celebrated in the month of December throughout Mexico and Puerto Vallarta is no exception, starting the month with the colorful Guadalupano celebrations, followed by Christmas and ending with a bang at New Year’s E...

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LOFT 268 Sales Center & Open House

OPEN HOUSE for LOFT 268 Sales Center to be held Tuesday, July 25th from 5pm-7pm, with Wine and Canapés by restaurant TRIO - The brand new 64 residential unit with 8 commercial spaces condominium development is currently under construction ...

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100% Pure Honey In Puerto Vallarta

Honey in Puerto Vallarta: There’s some good honey to be found in Puerto Vallarta. Vendors at the Farmer’s Markets have abundant supplies of the real stuff. We love it and couldn’t have our tea without it. However, it’s good to know that...

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Attempting the Spanish Language

As years go on in our residency of Puerto Vallarta, we’ve found it amazing how many people speak English; the waiters, the ladies at the lavanderia, bartenders, the veterinarian we take the pup to see for his yearly exam. Even some of the...

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Puerto Vallarta – A Food Lover’s Paradise

Puerto Vallarta – A Food Lover’s Paradise Puerto Vallarta is the second most popular destination in Mexico for food culture and restaurants, second only to Mexico City. Visitors and residents will find it hard to find a truly bad ...

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Puerto Vallarta: Camarones

Eat Your Shrimp! We eat a lot of shrimp in Puerto Vallarta. Mexican shrimp certainly deserves its high rating as far as global recognition is concerned. Shrimp is a perfect source for so many nutrients and most people are completely unaware ...

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Our Own Zocalo In Puerto Vallarta

The Zocalo Our introduction to the plaza in the center of Puerto Vallarta was definitely a gradual one. Over time we have found this to be one of the most magical, interesting and entertaining places in town. If you journey out of Puerto Val...

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Semana Santa in Puerto Vallarta

Each year Semana Santa in Puerto Vallarta brings more people, bigger cars and fewer parking spaces. Though many of our contemporaries either hide out at home or leave town for the duration, we love to wander around and enjoy the activities. A s...

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Vallarta: Day Tripping

Get Out of Town As Ella Fitz sang “Get on your mark, get set, get out of town,” this is the time of year to do so. There are many places to go where the air is fresh and the nights much cooler than the summer heat of Puerto Vallarta. Won...

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Dulce Vallarta

We never tire of talking about sweets in Puerto Vallarta. We also have no problem ingesting them. Mexican delicacies hold world prominence for a good (and delicious) reason. So much work goes into the creation of sweet offerings and is often th...

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Road Assistance Has A Color In Vallarta, 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....

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What’s The Most Iconic Place In Vallarta?

The Pier and Puerto Vallarta: Periodically we see photos and old posts of the pier that was replaced by the current modern and highly designed wharf where boats continue to come and go, as they did in more humble times. Some say they like the...

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10 Unique Wash Basins for Your Dream Bathroom

The bathroom is one of the most crucial areas of the house. It is where you can refresh yourself before or after work.  10 designers made use of their brilliant ideas to come up with simple but eye catching Wash Basin designs. This is definite...

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Shop Tonala: Escape the Vallarta Heat

Escaping the heat of Puerto Vallarta in August is a good time to check out the tianguis (flea market) in Tonalá. Although everyone thinks Tonalá is in Guadalajara, it’s actually a municipality of Jalisco, bordered by Juanacatlán, Tlaqu...

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