Main Content

Home » News

News

  • 365 Fun Things To Do In Puerto Vallarta #1 Go to the Theater !  “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas” – The Musical at the New Boutique Theater The hottest show in town is getting rave reviews!  It’s a 1978 Broadway Musical based upon a true story of a sensationalist TV news reporter’s mission to shut down The Chicken Ranch, a 150-year-old bordello in Texas. David Restivo ...
  • Speaking Spanish In Puerto Vallarta Don’t Be Embarrassed While ordering meals and drinks, getting around town and shopping for groceries, you can probably get by speaking English in Puerto Vallarta, yet Mexicans love when you try to speak Spanish. They consider it respectful and it makes it seem like you really want to be here. It’s good to know a few ...
  • Vallarta Knows A Party The Spanish word for bridge is puente and in Puerto Vallarta, as in all of Mexico, that means “time to party.” A puente is a bridge that carries you from one ordinary week into another, with good times in between. An extra day for travel or recovery makes for three and four day vacations. Mexicans ...
  • 365 Fun Things To Do In Puerto Vallarta #4 Vallarta Food Tours Interested in exploring Puerto Vallarta like a local?  Vallarta Food Tours (VTF) offers just that experience.  Food tours are quickly gaining in popularity around the globe and with good reason.  Food tours are a new and exciting way to “feel like a local” in just 3 hours.  VTF has scoured the city to find the ...
  • The Story of Raicilla Travelers along the western seaboard of Mexico in the vicinity of Puerto Vallarta occasionally happen onto roadside vendors of a moonshine mezcal called Raicilla (rye-see-ya). The name Raicilla was originally used to disguise this type of mezcal in order to escape restrictions on alcohol production and the related taxes. My experience has always been that ...
  • 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 with a delivery date of Spring 2018. Current investment units start at around $197,000 USD. Join ...
  • How’s The Heat In Puerto Vallarta? It’s Too Darn Hot! It’s too darn hot It’s too darn hot I’d like to sup with my baby tonight Refill the cup with my baby tonight But I ain’t up to my baby tonight ‘Cause it’s too darn hot …. Ella Fitzgerald It does get hot in Puerto Vallarta in the summertime. From May to October, ...
  • Buying Property in an Online Auction No standing on the steps of the county courthouse or packed into a hotel ballroom. You can bid at home, the office, even the airport as long as you have an Internet connection. Bidding can occur 24 hours a day over the course of days or weeks, instead of just a single day. Online auctions ...
  • 2018 ‘House Hunters International’ charity event – THE DISCO BALL US Thanksgiving is just around the corner and its time for our biennial ‘House Hunters International’ charity event.  Please save the date of November 20th from 7:00 to 10:00 PM for the big 2018 ‘House Hunters International’ – THE DISCO BALL charity event honoring all of the hard work to maintain two wonderful causes, the ...
  • Linda’s Puerto Vallarta Shopping Tips Puerto Vallarta’s Wonderful Markets One of the most important things to good cooking is finding fresh, locally grown ingredients.  The experience of wandering through Mexico’s markets can be a beautiful experience not only experiencing the flavors of the culture but the flavors of the food.   Two of my favorite mercados in the downtown area of ...