Top Vallarta picks for Valentine’s romance

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, it’s time to think about planning something special for your sweetheart. With warm tropical breezes, traditional Mexican charm and our famous sunsets, our destination is made for romance, but our Puerto Vallarta real estate agents have some suggestions for adding a little extra magic into your evening. Chocolates: […]

Getting around in Puerto Vallarta

One of the questions our clients frequently ask when buying a second home in Puerto Vallarta is if they will need a car to be able to conveniently enjoy living in Mexico. While the answer greatly depends on which Puerto Vallarta neighborhood in which you choose to live, for the most part, living in Puerto […]

Neighbourhoods Spotlight:  La Cruz

Finding the right neighborhood for your lifestyle goals is an important part of looking for a new home or condo in Puerto Vallarta and the surrounding Banderas Bay region. This week, we’re highlighting La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, or “La Cruz” as it generally called, a lovely oceanfront area located between Bucerias and Punta de Mita, […]

Vallarta’s High Flyers

Located on the famous Malecon, one of the local attractions that never fails to delight Puerto Vallarta property owners and visitors alike, is the Danza de los Voladores, flying through the air with a burst of color high over the beach below. Meaning “Flying Dancers” in English, the Danza de los Voladores is an ancient […]

New Year’s Eve with Bubble and Shine

If you own a home in Puerto Vallarta, you will likely be getting ready to celebrate the start of 2019 with some holiday entertaining. If you are looking for the best places to buy Champagne in Puerto Vallarta for your New Year’s toasts, here are our recommendations for best wine shops in Vallarta in every […]

Gernika Pintxos: A Taste of Spain in Puerto Vallarta

The authentic flavors of Spain have come to the Romanic Zone with Gernika Pintxos restaurant, a chic new space focusing on delicious Spanish tapas and wines in Puerto Vallarta. “Pintxos” (also known as “pinchos”) are a snack served in bars and small restaurants in Northern Spain, usually served on a skewer or toothpick to enjoy […]

Trick or Treating in Puerto Vallarta

Participating in the beautiful traditions of Mexico is part of what makes living in Puerto Vallarta so enjoyable for foreigners, but with a large expat community, local Vallartenses have also adopted some Canadian and American traditions, in sort of a symbiotic cultural exchange. In fact, Puerto Vallarta, is one of the few cities in Mexico where […]

Understanding the Ejido

Ejido land (pronounced eh-hee-do) is a term you may come across when considering real estate in Puerto Vallarta or other parts of Mexico and it isn’t something easily understood, because the concept is not found in other parts of North America. In a simple history, after the Mexican Revolution and under the Mexican Constitution, large […]