12 Days of Tradition: Puerto Vallarta Pilgrimages

December in Puerto Vallarta is a magical time of the year, starting off with the annual pilgrimages in honor of the Virgin of Guadalupe along our cobblestone streets, a Vallarta tradition since 1921. The Virgin of Guadalupe is a central figure in Mexican culture. According to legend, her image miraculously appeared on the cloak of […]

Festival Gourmet Highlights

Now in its 23rd year, the Festival Gourmet in Vallarta/Nayarit is the largest culinary festival in our region, attracting top chefs and foodies from around the world. Running from November 10th to 19th, the festival has a huge schedule of events including cooking classes, culinary seminars and dining experiences from international guest chefs. The Vallarta […]

Packing Your Emergency Kit

Naturally protected by Banderas Bay and the surrounding Sierra Madre mountain range, Puerto Vallarta residents are fortunate to have little reason to worry about natural disasters, but preparedness for emergencies is always a good idea. Here is a handy list of emergency supplies you should have on hand in your Puerto Vallarta condo or home, […]