Iguana Bridge

This bridge over the River Cuale leads to a neighborhood that was once an escape for Hollywood’s elite. Puerto Vallarta’s modern history can be traced back to the 19th century. Its historic district encompasses areas like Old Vallarta and the Romantic Zone.  The area known as “Gringo Gulch” lies precisely here, atop a ravine-sided cliff […]

Puerto Vallarta: vibrant beach city you shouldn’t overlook

Puerto Vallarta’s impressive coastlines, taco tours and rugged mountains are not to be missed. Puerto Vallarta hasn’t lost its humble routes, and with palm-lined beaches, turquoise waters and year-round sunshine — there’s plenty to love. Here’s how to explore Puerto Vallarta the right way… What areas to visit in Puerto Vallarta Vallarta wraps around the […]

Celebrating 20 years of Punta Mita

Punta Mita, the ultra-luxury destination in the Riviera Nayarit, will celebrate its 20th anniversary in December during a weekend filled with festivities that reflect its journey and major achievements of the last two decades. During that time, it has positioned itself as Mexico’s most exclusive destination. From December 6-8, invitees to this grand party will […]

What to do in Riviera Nayarit?

The list of activities and attractions that can be done in the Riviera Nayarit is so extensive and diverse that you will surely find the one that suits your tastes and you will surely enjoy it. There are six renowned golf courses planned by great designers such as Nicklaus, Norman and Von Hagge. Luxury spas […]

6 things not to do in Puerto Vallarta

1. Don’t leave home on a trip to Puerto Vallarta without a pen. You will need one to fill out the immigration forms before you land in Puerto Vallarta. The airlines hand out the forms on the plane but don’t supply pens. I remembered to pack a pen on my trip to Puerto Vallarta last […]

Canopy Tours and Ziplines

Riviera Nayarit have beautiful beaches, the area has mountains that offer a fine opportunity for day-trips. The term “canopy tours” refers to adventures that take visitors high up to the treetop level in the rainforest, where they can take a thrilling ride along a zipline. Vallarta Adventures offers a tour to a Canopy Adventure Park […]

8th edition of the ceviche and aguachile fest

July 28th of 2019, you will be able to enjoy the 8th edition of the Ceviche and Aguachile Fest, which will take place at the Lázaro Cárdenas square. During this eighth edition, you will be able to try more than 30 different types of ceviche and aguachile, where recognized local restaurants will present their unique and new […]

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Unique cultural tour of Riviera Nayarit-Puerto Vallarta

Taking guests to highlights on Mexico’s Pacific Coast seldom visited by tourists, a new Hidden Gems Cultural Tour is available from the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit. Enveloped by the flora and fauna of the Sierra Madre mountains, guests begin with a horseback ride along the crystal-clear Cuale River to a secret waterfall. After […]

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Puerto Vallarta

Place of wonders Puerto Vallarta became famous when it was used for filming Night of the Iguana in 1963, starring Richard Burton. He moved to what was then a small beach town with Elizabeth Taylor, and the world watched their burgeoning romance with fascination. Casa Kimberly, Taylor’s house back then, is now a boutique hotel […]

Isla Río Cuale

Another different place in the town What is it? A small arts and crafts market that offers travelers a glimpse into the culture of Puerto Vallarta of years past, before the all-inclusive resorts came to town. Why go? To see stunning local art, pottery, street art and souvenirs you can buy for better prices than […]

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