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Semana Santa in Puerto Vallarta

Semana Santa in Puerto Vallarta April 15, 2011 | Events, Travel Tips | Read More
Photo by BHarrison Semana Santa, also known as Holy Week, is one of the most popular holidays in Mexico, second perhaps only to Christmas in terms of reverance and participation. For 2011, Semana Santa falls between April 17th and April 24th, however the children get two weeks off from school, so you...

Puerto Vallarta Charity: Final RISE Brunch of the Season Scheduled

Puerto Vallarta Charity: Final RISE Brunch of the Season Scheduled April 11, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Supporters of Refugio Infantil Santa Esperanza (R.I.S.E.) have announced their final champagne brunch of the season.  Aimed at raising funds necessary to support this special shelter for children in Puerto Vallarta, the final event will be held at the beautiful Casa Valerie in the hills of Mismaloya...

Bucerias: Marine Photographs and Gallery Opening Highlight Earth Day

Bucerias: Marine Photographs and Gallery Opening Highlight Earth Day April 10, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Photo Courtesy of Splurge Gallery If you’re looking for something to do on Earth Day, check out the Splurge gallery opening on April 22, from 5pm to 10pm. On display will be a series of marine photographs from prominent Mexican and American photographers. The opening includes a cocktail reception...

Overnight Trip: San Sebastian

Overnight Trip: San Sebastian March 29, 2011 | Hotels, Things to Do | Read More
Hacienda Jalisco - photo courtesy of Robin Noelle Many people like to make the day trip to the petite colonial town of San Sebastian, located in the mountains to the east of Puerto Vallarta. Unless there’s a festival schedule, there’s not much to do in this quiet hamlet but it’s a great...

Vallarta Travel Tip: Dining Out

Vallarta Travel Tip: Dining Out March 27, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Mariachi frequent beach restaurants, playing songs for a fee -- Photo by Robin Noelle While Puerto Vallarta has many fine dining restaurants to choose from, you’ll probably (hopefully) enjoy some casual beach dining as well. Unlike restaurants in the US and Canada, you’ll find dining in Mexico...