Puerto Vallarta

Day of the Dead in Vallarta

Skeletons in the street, Catrinas everywhere, and traditional Mexican flags. But this time with skulls! And, of course, the odd…

In the Spotlight: Alquimista

Unlike the vibrant nightlife that you can find around every corner in the Riviera Maya, the west coast has a…

Health and Fitness in Vallarta

HIIT are common, one thing is certain: there are many options for exercise. The world of fitness brings a greater…

Islas Marietas National Park

I have been writing about things to do in Puerto Vallarta, but there might be a thing that I have…

Paradise Yelapa

As Frank Underwood said in House of Cards: “The harder the climb, the better the view from the top.” When…

The Gray Whale

At the beginning of the year, I wrote about seeing whales in the Bay of Banderas. We are still waiting…

Leather in León

Before settling in the Riviera Nayarit, I lived for a few months in the industrial city of León. While not…

In the Spotlight – Amaranta

Our ideas about food and sustainability are changing. It may have started with Pythagoras in ancient Greece, or the culture…

Surfin’ Sayulita

Whether you want to surf, lie on the beach, shop for local souvenirs, eat fish straight out of the Pacific…

In the spotlight – Rincon del Buzo

When dining out, I like to choose the item on the menu that is named after the restaurant. However the…