Articles Tagged ‘Jalisco’

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...

Puerto Vallarta Shopping: Tianguis!

Puerto Vallarta Shopping: Tianguis! February 25, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Fresh honey at the La Penita tianguis There are plenty of shops and superstores in Puerto Vallarta to buy souvenirs, produce and household goods at, but many of the locals prefer to shop at the weekly outside markets called tianguis. The word tianguis is derived from the Nahuatl word “tianquiztli”...