In 1963, Elizabeth Taylor followed Richard Burton to a sleepy little port on Mexico’s west coast where he was starring, along with Deborah Kerr and Ava Gardner, in a John Huston-directed film called Night of the Iguana.Read the Full Story
HealthCare Resources Puerto Vallarta is a multi-faceted, independent, resource network that is here for your TOTAL health and well-being.Read the Full Story
Puerto Vallarta is not just known as one of the great tourist destinations in Mexico, but, as a lifestyle as well.Read the Full Story
Dear friends, the following important dates happened during the eighth month of the year:Read the Full Story
The Costa Banderas Chapter of Democrats Abroad MexicoRead the Full Story
Puerto Vallarta's Mayor Arturo Dávalos Peña has announced the free delivery of backpacks, supplies, uniforms, shoes and school insurance to students in the basic levels of our public schools. It is through these types of programs that go one step farther towards a prosperous city.Read the Full Story
The River Café and the Asociacion Femenil Vallartense are proud to announce the Disney CANICA benefit on Friday, Sepember 9 at 9:00 am.Read the Full Story
Chris Sullivan, the new director of Costa Verde International School, and his family have traveled to Sayulita on multiple occasions the past five years tovisit extended family.Read the Full Story
CK Productions in Puerto Vallarta invites you to spend the afternoon escaping the summer heat as they take over Tacho's Park on Wednesday, August 17 from 4:00 until 8:00 pm.Read the Full Story
PUNTA DE MITA, Mexico — Interest in this small corner of Mexico by one of the world’s richest men has helped attract an influx of wealthy investors.Read the Full Story
For many of us, the perfect day on a Mexican getaway involves at least one round at a local watering hole.Read the Full Story
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Cocktail Review: Olla Cocino In San Jose's San Pedro Square
The interior decor of Olla Cocina, a new restaurant and bar at San Jose's California San Pedro Square,
gives the bar area the illusion of being in an outdoor courtyard. (Sal Pizarro/Staff) There's a lot more than meets the eye at Olla Cocina, the newest restaurant in San Jose's San Pedro Square. Olla Cocina (the name in Spanish translates roughly to "cooking pot") pulls off a great...
San Sebastian Comes to Puerto Vallarta with Regional Products Expo-Sale
The National Chamber of Commerce, Services and Tourism in Puerto Vallarta (Canaco Servytur), council of the municipality of San Sebastian del Oeste and the Directorate General of tourism and economic development invite the public to attend the first Expo-Sale of traditional products from the region. Supported by the CONANP, thirteen producers of San Sebastian del Oeste and surrounding villages will...Read More...
Volunteers Needed by Amigos de La Cruz for Upcoming Winter Season Events
Amigos de La Cruz has a busy winter season planned for 2016-2017 starting with the Welcome Back Dinner in White on November 29 at a Secret Location just a short bus ride away. We need volunteers to help with planning, coordination and participation in the events so if you can give us just a little or a lot of your time it would be so appreciated. For more information or if you can help, please...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta Sports News
10 Of The Best Surf Locations In The World
Sayulita, Mexico- Photograph: Alamy
Boy surfing in ocean Sayulita Photograph: Sollina Images/Getty Images/Blend Images
Lush tropical jungle meets eminently ridable waves for all levels in this former fishing village turned artsy surf town just 40 minutes north of Puerto Vallarta on Mexico’s central Pacific coast. Colourful cafes and bars, and galleries peddling local Huichol tribal...
Nuevo Vallarta’s Bike Path: A Must In The Riviera Nayarit
Since its inauguration in March 2015, the Nuevo Vallarta Bike Path has become a welcome attraction to enjoy in the Riviera Nayarit. Every day, tourists and locals come to run, skate or cycle along this recreational trail. The Fraccionamiento Náutico Turístico Nuevo Vallarta neighborhood is home to many of the Destination’s hotels, which is why building the bike path was an excellent...Read More...
Mexico to Send 120 Strong Squad for Rio Olympics
Zika, security concerns overblown says Rio Olympics boss (PBS NewsHour) A total of 120 Mexican athletes will participate in the Olympic Games 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Mexican Olympic Committee (COM) President Carlos Padilla has announced. "All (athletes) will be going with dignity representing Mexico so that we can achieve the best results," Padilla said during a news conference last week. The...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta Entertainment News
What's Happening in July at Act II Entertainment
Even though the 2015-2016 winter entertainment season has come to a close at Act II Entertainment Stages, the fun is not over yet.
The Book of Job Opening night Saturday July 2 at 7:00 pm
2 shows only July 2 & July 23 at 7:00 pm
Musical Director Alfonso Lopez Brings The Red Room Cabaret to another evening filled with wonderful Music and laughter. Starring the last...
Beaches At Islas Marietas And Sayulita Among The Best In Mexico
Islas Marietas’ Playa Escondida (Hidden Beach) took 3rd place in Mexico on USA Today’s 10Best List; Sayulita obtained 8th place in Travel + Leisure’s Best Beaches in Mexico. Some of the world’s most beautiful beaches can be found in Mexico, where there are approximately 450 of them lining its expansive coastlines. Among them: Playa Escondida (Hidden Beach) in the Islas...Read More...
Charlie Sheen Is Back In The Riviera Nayarit!
The ex star of the series Two and a Half Men spent a few days at the Four Seasons; actress Perrey Reeves celebrated her honeymoon at Villa La Estancia; Mexican actors Armando Torrea, Natasha Dupeyron and Sofía Sisniega vacationed in Punta Mita. Popular North American actor and comedian Charlie Sheen, ex lead in the series Two and a Half Men, returned to the Riviera Nayarit to enjoy some much...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta Political News
Mexico Elections: The Surreal List of Cndidates Reads More Like The Line-Up of a TV Panel Show - and The Country's Long-Suffering Voters are not Amused
Abducted students' families call for boycott as a clown, a footballer and a reality TV star stand in upcoming polls With a football legend, a famous clown, a former Big Brothercontestant and several soap stars in the running, the list of candidates in Mexico’s forthcoming elections reads more like the line-up of a television panel show. But the emergence of these maverick contenders...
Mexico's Congress Approves Reform Allowing Foreign Agents to Bear Arms
Mexico's Congress approved a legal reform on Thursday that will allow foreign immigration and customs agents to bear arms while in the country, an issue that has been a source of tension with the United States. PUERTO VALLARTA: Mexico's Congress approved a legal reform on Thursday that will allow foreign immigration and customs agents to bear arms while in the country, an issue that has been a source...Read More...
Governor Roberto Sandoval Castañeda Attends the 48th Governors National Conference
Puerto Vallarta, Jal.- State Governor, Roberto Sandoval, attended the 48th Governors National Conference (CONAGO). It took place in Durango, Durango and was led by President Enrique Pena Nieto. At this conference the President expressed his appreciation for the determination of members of the regional parliament to speed up the creation of the Anti-corruption National Organization The President...Read More...
- Mexico Elections: The Surreal List of Cndidates Reads More Like The Line-Up of a TV Panel Show - and The Country's Long-Suffering Voters are not Amused
- Mexico's Congress Approves Reform Allowing Foreign Agents to Bear Arms
- Governor Roberto Sandoval Castañeda Attends the 48th Governors National Conference
Puerto Vallarta Social News
Riviera Nayarit Shines In Canada’s Glow Magazine
Glow Magazine and Glow.ca are part of Canada’s top editorial company specializing in beauty, with a circulation of 370 thousand issues every six weeks. The Public Relations desk of the Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) organized a press trip in February of this year for the Glow Magazine production team, resulting in an article showcasing the Destination in Canada. “We’ve...Read More...
Don’t Miss Televisa’s Special Program On The Riviera Nayarit
A Reminder of the Good Morning Wake-Up Radio Show in English Every Saturday
Let's have a little talk! The Saturday morning Wake Up Show hosted by Michael Nolen broadcast from the University of Guadalajara at Puerto Vallarta, set your radio dial to 104.3 fm every Saturday morning from 9:00 until 10:00 am. You can also tune in online. This show is all in English and is a non-profit show paid for by the University. The broadcast includes information about everything going...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta Business News
The Riviera Nayarit CVB Proved Unstoppable In The 1st Semester Of 2016
The activities of the different Riviera Nayarit CVB departments continue to bear fruit, so much so that both tourism recovery and exceptional numbers are now a given.Read More...
UK Press Visits The Riviera Nayarit And Puerto Vallarta
Over 300 thousand media impressions will reach millions of UK readers with high purchasing power, who will know all about Mexico’s Pacific Treasure and its many attractions during the summer and winter seasons.Read More...
US Press Will Showcase The Riviera Nayarit’s Hidden Assets
This press trip offered one of the longest tours from south to north and back again so the media, which specializes in unique off-the-beaten-path attractions, can publish stories that will generate more than 13 million media impressions. The Public Relations department of the Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau put together a press trip for US media in order to showcase “The...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta National News
Weather Underground Caribbean Forecast for Sunday, August 07, 2016
Tropical cyclone activity will persist for the eastern Pacific Basin on Monday, while the Atlantic Basin has low chance for tropical cyclone development by Monday. In Mexico, the remnants of Earl over central Mexico will interact with Invest 93E, and area of showers and thunderstorms between the Gulf of Tehuantepec and Manzanillo. These systems are likely to merge as they move westward through southwestern...Read More...
Hurricane Warning For Southern QR
Earl is forecast to make landfall in Belize tonight Tropical storm Earl was “almost a hurricane,” the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) reported at 8:00am EDT, triggering a hurricane warning for Puerto Costa Maya, Quintana Roo, south to the Belize/Guatemala border. A tropical storm warning has been issued for the area between Puerto Costa Maya and Punta Allen. Earl was reported...Read More...
Index Ranks Mexico As 2nd Happiest Country
You won’t find many countries happier than Mexico. In fact, there’s just one and that’s Costa Rica, according to the Happy Planet Index. Mexico has been ranked No. 2 in the world by the index, described by its creator as a measurement of sustainable well-being. It was well-being, along with life expectancy, where Mexico scored high. Data gathered by the research firm Gallup measured...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta International News
Scoping Out Foreign Lands In Case Trump Wins
I’ve been doing a lot of thinking these days about what corner of the world I might want to move to should the unthinkable happen this coming Election Day. My wife and I have given some thought to Greenland. I, however, have had an allergic reaction to whale blubber since childhood. We considered Mongolia before I realized that yak milk is pink and I made a devout promise to myself years ago...Read More...
Poland And Germany Olympic Debuts Start Off Saturday Night Session
#11 Seed Piotr Kantor/Bartosz Losiak of Poland start off the night session with a Pool B match against #14 seed Markus Bockermann/Lars Fluggen of Germany in the Olympic debut for all four players. Head to Head The two teams have split their four meetings on the FIVB World Tour with Bockermann/Fluggen winning the first two meetings and Kantor/Losiak claiming victory in the last two. The Germans...Read More...
The 2020 Olympics Just Got Way More Extreme
Surfing and skateboarding are among sports that will debut in Tokyo.
After two years of vetting extreme sports for the Olympics, the International Olympic Committee on Wednesday formally approved the inclusion of surfing, skateboarding, karate, rock climbing, baseball and softball for the 2020 summer games in Tokyo. The new sports, according to a press release, were chosen in hopes of...
Puerto Vallarta Luxury Lifestyle News
Westin Kierland Resort & Spa Exudes the Spirit of Scottsdale
Of all of the cities in the U.S. operating under a duality, I find myself drawn back to one in particular time and time again: Scottsdale. Known as "The West's Most Western Town," this locale embraces its laid back desert ambiance while simultaneously styling itself as a contemporary destination with plenty to offer in terms of art, shopping, dining and nightlife. The city has undergone a renaissance...Read More...
Products That Score for Back to School
With summer nearing its end and the new school year in sight, now is the time to start planning for your student’s success both in and out of the classroom. Here are some inventive and otherwise snazzy finds that will have your child feeling good and looking great throughout the school day.
Solo Active 17.3-inch Laptop/Tablet Backpack (www.Overstock.com) - $65.00
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Savings and Smiles with Hilton Anaheim's ‘Center of SoCal’ Package
Courtesy Hilton Anaheim While some vacations are about getting away from it all, Hilton Anaheim's “Center of SoCal” package is about being right at the heart of it all—in this case, having both close proximity and specialized access to the very best entertainment venues Southern California...
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