Talavera is normally three times more costly than other types of ceramic crafted in Mexico. What makes it so valuable is something we set out to discover when our friends visiting Puerto Vallarta inquired about this pricier pottery. Though Talavera was originally brought to Mexico from Spain by several key potters, chiefly among them Diego … Read more Puerto Vallarta: And Talavera
Just the phrase “driving in Mexico” can begin an endless discussion of passions and strong opinions. The sign Curva Peligrosa, posted on dangerous curves, sounds more like a tropical plant description or the name of a raging dance club. However, the toll roads leading to Puerto Vallarta are well marked; obeying speed limits, observing tope … Read more Puerto Vallarta: Curva Peligrosa
Like most people, I go to banks when I have to, wait in lines longer than I want to and generally don’t have too much positive to say about the experience. Sort of a necessary thing but I just try to “get in, get out, nobody gets hurt” as Bonnie and Clyde might have said … Read more Puerto Vallarta Real Estate tip: What to do with US checks in Puerto Vallarta?
Mexico is a popular vacation destination, but it is also one of the most attractive places for expatriates from the United States, South America, Canada and even from across the globe. With it’s warm climate and rich culture, Mexico is being discovered as a great place to work and play. Moving to Mexico is something … Read more Moving to Puerto Vallarta
Puerto Vallarata is a city in Mexico that is situated on the west coast, right on Banderas Bay. South of the Gulf of California, it’s proximity to the United States, in addition to it’s urban development makes it a great place to live. For some, it’s a retirement destination. For others, it’s blooming business climate … Read more Cost of Living Advantages in Puerto Vallarta
911 Comes to Puerto Vallarta For many years we were taught to dial 066 in Puerto Vallarta for an emergency and though, thankfully, we haven’t put it to much use, we will soon be able to revert to the ubiquitous 911 that is being adopted, slowly but surely, for more global usage. Getting the world … Read more Puerto Vallarta 911 is Coming To Town
Boardwalk Realty Blog — Mosquito Season Here comes the rain again in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. This is a wonderful time of year because the downpours clean the landscape and makes everything green again. Everyone is enjoying the cooler evenings. Okay, maybe the loud claps of thunder during the wee hours of the morning isn’t great. … Read more Puerto Vallarta – Moquito Season?
Geckos A question has recently come up about geckos in Puerto Vallarta and we hope to provide some protection for these adorable little reptiles. Among the lizard groups they are species-rich, with more than 1500 types worldwide. Once indigenous mainly to Asia, geckos have traveled the world and settled in every tropical corner of the … Read more Vallarta: You Can Find Geckos Here
Puerto Vallarta Snorkeling is one of the best experiences that you and your kids want to experience when you visit Puerto Vallarta. It is actually the highlight of your kids summer vacation! Puerto Vallarta tour provides snorkeling activities for the whole family. If you do not have any snorkeling gadgets with you, do not worry … Read more Puerto Vallarta Snorkeling
The Mighty Mosquito We have found it astonishing how a tiny insect can cause so much misery and woe. Loss of sleep at night from real or imagined humming in the space around one’s head or house can sound like a jet landing on the rooftop when one is tired and in need of rest. … Read more Puerto Vallarta: What Season is This?