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, […]

Puerto Vallarta Best Bets for Summer

Of course, Puerto Vallarta is the ideal snowbird destination or place to buy a vacation home in Mexico. Our winters offer an incredible climate with warm days, cooler nights, ocean breezes and rarely a drop of rain, November through May. But that doesn’t mean that summer in Puerto Vallarta doesn’t have some fantastic attributes to […]

Are You Paying Your Staff Properly?

With May 1st, a federal bank holiday marking Labor Day, right around the corner, it is an appropriate time to post a quick reminder about Mexico employment standards and regulations regarding domestic staff you may have working in and around your home. Employees are entitled to one full day off per week, which usually falls […]

Easter Holidays in Puerto Vallarta

Semana Santa, or the Holy Week, is one of the busiest and most exciting times of the year in Puerto Vallarta. Combing both the Easter religious holiday and Spring Break for Mexican students, Puerto Vallarta is a popular destination for Mexican nationals to celebrate with a beach vacation and some family time in our beautiful region. […]

Air Conditioner Maintenance Tips

Spring has already arrived and it’s a good time to start thinking ahead about preparing your Puerto Vallarta condo or home for warmer temperatures with our air conditioner maintenance tips. Air conditioners are built to be study and durable, but as with any piece of machinery, like a car for example, they need regular tune-ups […]

Staycation – The Art of Puerto Vallarta Living

Many Puerto Vallarta condos or larger homes and villas in Vallarta Nayarit come with either shared or private pools.  But many single-family homes in Vallarta or smaller condo units do not come with pools, but that certainly doesn’t mean that you don’t deserve a pool day as often as you want one.  Here are just […]