The Virgin of Guadalupe Processions

The holiday season in Puerto Vallarta is truly one of the most magical times of the year, filled with Mexican tradition and culture.  Since 1921, during the first 12 days of December in Puerto Vallarta, traditional pilgrimages are made down the charming cobblestone streets of our city in honor of the Virgin of Guadalupe. The […]

Tintoque:  A New Fine Dining Experience in Puerto Vallarta

We admit it.  We have fallen in love.  Tintoque, a new Puerto Vallarta restaurant which opened its doors in late October in Plaza Neptuno, Marina Vallarta, is an impressive dining experience in every sense. The room itself is lovely, with an expansive floor to ceiling bar area where skilled bartenders have every imaginable spirit at […]

Am I Covered? Car Insurance in Mexico

When many people buy a house or condo in Puerto Vallarta and are ready to move, either full-time or part-time, to their new home in Mexico, they will bring their vehicle with them. However, many are surprised to learn, or don’t realize until it is too late, that although their Canadian or U.S.A. auto insurance […]

Getting to Know Gringo Gulch

Although its affectionate nickname may not be the most romantic, Gringo Gulch, located in downtown Puerto Vallarta on the rise above Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, is one of the most charming areas in the city.  Twisting cobblestone streets, sienna-hued brickwork, stone staircases carved into the hillside, views across the rooftops of the city and […]

Questions to Ask Your Real Estate Agent

At Tropicasa Realty, we’ve built a 20-year reputation for being an ethical and professional real estate agency in Puerto Vallarta that both buyers and sellers can trust.  But that doesn’t mean that when you are selling your home you shouldn’t be interviewing your real estate agent to ensure a good fit and relationship between seller […]