Vallarta & Banderas Bay Area News
|PV Convention Center No.3 on List of Mexico's Top 10|
For the past 3 years, the Puerto Vallarta International Convention Center has been recognized in the conventions market magazine 'Mercado De Convenciones' (MDC) Readers Choice Awards' as one of Mexico's top ten convention centers. This year, it is number 3 on that list.
Celebrate Mother's Day... the Puerto Vallarta Way!
Mexican children honor their Moms on el Día de la Madre (May 10) pretty much the same way kids observe Mother's Day (May 11) in the US - with gifts of candy, cards or flowers. Another tradition is to take mom out to a restaurant, and Daiquiri Dick's makes it easy to impress.
8th Annual Vallarta Aztec Folkloric Dance Festival
From April 26 through May 12th, almost 500 dancers from eight Mexican states and four guest countries will participate in the Eighth Annual Vallarta International Folkloric Dance Festival. If you are looking for something to do this weekend, be sure and add this to your list!
Puerto Vallarta's Old Town Farmers' Market is in Bloom
From the ocean to the mountains, spring is in bloom. To celebrate, the OTFM-TC is featuring 'make it, bake it, grow it' goodies from the earth - from fresh flowers, herbs and produce, to woven products that are grown and packaged right here in the Puerto Vallarta area.
Riviera Nayarit Remains a Hot Destination in Mexico
According to the Riviera Nayarit tourism board, 2013 saw 2.3 million visitors to the destination, spending more than $1.6 billion. From the US, travel to Riviera Nayarit is highest from California, with 31% of the market, followed by Illinois at 11%, Texas at 9%, and Colorado at 8%.
Moving to Mexico: Box & Bring it - or Bag & Donate it?
What does it take to make the move to Mexico? The subject came up the other day when one of our home buyers asked, 'Along with all the other changes - from immigration to capital gains and car importation - what can I bring to my new home in Mexico, and what is the procedure?'
Mamas in PV Party at El Rio BBQ Bar in Paso Ancho
On Saturday, April 26, starting at 12 noon, Mamas in PV will throw a huge party to celebrate the little ones in a family friendly gathering with surprises, activities and tons of fun for kids of all ages at El Rio BBQ Bar & Restaurant in Puerto Vallarta's Colonia Paso Ancho.
Tierra Alta: Cabin Getaways Just One Hour from Vallarta
Eco-friendly Cabins for Vacation and Retirement
Set on 5 hectares of rolling hillsides, the Tierra Alta eco cabin development will comprise 28 country cabins built for weekend enjoyment or full-time living. Located near El Tuito, about an hour south of Puerto Vallarta, Tierra Alta offers all the modern conveniences of urban living.
Puerto Vallarta Launches Vacation Getaway Sweepstakes
The Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board has launched three promotional campaigns targeting the family, romance, and LGBT travel niche markets. From now until September 30, 2014, you can enter any one of three sweepstakes for your chance to win the vacation of your dreams!
Spring and Summer Specials at Daiquiri Dick's
Puerto Vallarta's Spring and Summer months are made for entertaining, but who wants to spend their time standing over a hot stove? Especially now that Daiquiri Dick's is bringing back their nightly specials that will get you out of the kitchen and on to the beach!