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Inside Background
The main draw in terms of architecture in Puerto Vallarta is the  La Iglesia de...
Last edited: 26 December 2012
Although a modern tourist area, Puerto Vallarta is still a relatively...
Last edited: 23 July 2013
Puerto Vallarta is said to be a very safe area with an unusually low crime...
Last edited: 23 November 2013
Silver was never shipped from Banderas Bay, this is an old fabrication to make...
Last edited: 17 November 2013
The city of Puerto Vallarta is divided into different zones and visitors should...
Last edited: 24 April 2015
 Books that take place in Puerto Vallarta - Fiction & Non-Fiction Reading a...
Last edited: 20 November 2014
The Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board Zona Comercial, Hotel Canto del Sol Local 18...
Last edited: 31 July 2013
Puerto Vallarta's sub-tropic climate is often compared to Hawaii's because it...
Last edited: 24 March 2008
There really are not 101 Tips but some are so good they are worth 10 points...
Last edited: 30 January 2015
While staying at the Icon Vallarta (next door to the new Hilton Hotel) guests...
Last edited: 10 February 2014
Old town has numerous options available regarding accomodation, most long term...
Last edited: 23 July 2013
These are some ideas of things to pack for your trip.   A lot of these came...
Last edited: 03 January 2014
HURRICANES - Puerto Vallarta is located on the west coast of Mexico, right in...
Last edited: 29 January 2013
Here in Mexico it goes without saying that if you get really sick you should...
Last edited: 20 December 2013
Puerto Vallarta has old-world charm with its cobblestoned streets and local...
Last edited: 07 December 2008
Yelling Will Get Ya Nowhere! While it’s accepted that English is a Universal...
Last edited: 16 November 2006
  Puerto Vallarta is just one of those places that you need to "expect the...
Last edited: 27 February 2011
The tourist service industry in Puerto Vallarta is a tough racket – there’s...
Last edited: 04 July 2009
If you like to travel on your own, Puerto Vallarta is a great place for the...
Last edited: 15 July 2008
Vallarta is extremely safe. It is much safer than most large US cities. Of...
Last edited: 18 January 2011
Inside Transportation
Arriving at the Puerto Vallarta Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Airport does not need to be...
Last edited: 04 November 2014
The Bus system in Puerto Vallarta might best be described as "Eclectic". Buses...
Last edited: 25 October 2014
Taxis Taxis are plentiful wherever you go in Puerto Vallarta. If you're hailing...
Last edited: 11 March 2015
A frequently asked question on the Forum is "How much to take a Taxi from the...
Last edited: 28 February 2015
Below is a step-by-step description of what to expect when arriving at the...
Last edited: 11 January 2015
Here is a step-by-step description of what to expect when arriving at the...
Last edited: 11 July 2006
Inside Things to Do
The best day trips in Puerto Vallarta are the most hassle free. That enable you...
Last edited: 05 September 2013
Mariglante Pirate Ship - www.marigalante.c... for families with children or for...
Last edited: 28 March 2012
Old town has numerous options available regarding accomodation, most long term...
Last edited: 17 January 2008
Nightlife is full of fun and dancing in Puerto Vallarta.  Puerto Vallarta’s...
Last edited: 04 June 2014
Try renting a car and driving up into the mountains.  It is absolutely...
Last edited: 23 April 2008
Vallarta's Romantic Zone has a vibrant performing arts scene, yet it does ebb...
Last edited: 14 September 2014
Once you travel downtown to Puerto Vallarta and enjoy a walk on the Malecón...
Last edited: 16 January 2008
Puerto Vallarta offers a wide variety of Sports & Activities by land, by...
Last edited: 18 September 2012
It is great to have a face to face meeting place where faces can be put to...
Last edited: 06 February 2015
Los Muertos Beach Do Lunch Vallarta Style…   One of the best features of Puerto...
Last edited: 24 July 2009
For larger game you will need to allow a full day as you will be going out...
Last edited: 13 March 2015
The Sea Life Park in Nuevo Vallarta has been vastly improved after being taken...
Last edited: 27 January 2008
Some who have visited Puerto Vallarta have said that the rainforest is better...
Last edited: 12 April 2011
Gay nightlife in Puerto Vallarta has grown considerably over the past decade...
Last edited: 02 September 2014
The Bay of Banderas Community boast many championship golf courses with 4 more...
Last edited: 28 November 2014
It’s so disappointing to arrive at one’s carefully chosen resort only to find...
Last edited: 24 August 2007
Evolucion, a jewelry shop at Morelos 265, is a wonderful place to find some...
Last edited: 25 April 2009
Los Mercados is a new addition to the Emiliano Zapata/Zona Romantica area. Just...
Last edited: 12 April 2011
Rhythms of the Night Tour This is still the most famous and sought after tour...
Last edited: 19 November 2007
Where to party? well for the most part Puerto Vallarta is not Cancun or the...
Last edited: 10 June 2009
There a couple of companies that are official Whale Watching tours with boats...
Last edited: 16 January 2012
Puerto Vallarta fishing is one of the most exciting things to do in PV. You can...
Last edited: 25 November 2014
NH Krystal Puerto Vallarta  quoted on 4/25/2010 Av. de los Garzas, s/n. 48300...
Last edited: 05 February 2013
Heading into Nuevo Vallarta requires about a 35-40 minute cab ride from...
Last edited: 14 June 2006
As enjoyable as Puerto Vallarta can be, one may also want to experience a...
Last edited: 18 April 2015
Puerto Vallarta is an amazing city, full of history, beauty and an unlimited...
Last edited: 12 August 2012
Tours and Excursions in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico Puerto Vallarta offers scenery...
Last edited: 14 December 2009
One of the things you can do when you are in a different town is to go some...
Last edited: 29 January 2013
Choose Bucerias over downtown Puerto Vallarta (PV) and Nuevo Vallarta for...
Last edited: 03 June 2014
Good scenery, beautiful waterfalls and fun jungle experiences. Fun truck ride...
Last edited: 10 February 2011
Casa Kimberley is actuallly 2 homes:  Liz Taylor's house on the north side of...
Last edited: 26 December 2008
The boardwalk has some great and interesting statues that provide some awesome...
Last edited: 02 October 2008
In the heart of Old Town is davannayoga. It is on the corner of Matamoros and...
Last edited: 26 December 2008
Finely crafted silver jewelry and beautiful pieces of silver with gemstones...
Last edited: 02 June 2010
EL Centro is a very interesting section of Puerto Vallarta. One fun thing  to...
Last edited: 20 March 2010
El Eden is located in a beautiful area outside of Puerto Vallarta. The canopy...
Last edited: 02 March 2009
Puerto Vallarta is known for the wonderful bronze sculptures that line the...
Last edited: 09 February 2014
Miralo is a gem of a store.  It is full of beautiful hand-made glass mosaics...
Last edited: 22 October 2010
Every Saturday morning from 9:00 am to 2 pm, from the beginning of November to...
Last edited: 13 May 2014
Peyote People has a new location in the 'centro' district.  The family that...
Last edited: 24 December 2008
  Take the  local bus from downtown Puerto south to Boca de Tomatlan!  It costs...
Last edited: 11 October 2007
If you're looking to relax, Terra Noble offers a unique view, spa services, and...
Last edited: 26 December 2008
The Puerto Vallarta Botanical Gardens is a beautiful place to visit. Even if...
Last edited: 22 October 2010
Inside Dining Scene
Breakfast can be a wonderful way to start your day in Puerto Vallarta.  There...
Last edited: 04 June 2014
The neighborhood "South of the River" in Puerto Vallarta (also called the Old...
Last edited: 04 June 2014
Las Carmelitas: Highest Restaurant in Puerto Vallarta.   Phone:  (from...
Last edited: 28 November 2008
Having a destination wedding in Puerto Vallarta and need a place for your...
Last edited: 26 December 2008
Peurto Vallarta has a huge variety of restaurants to choose from - many of...
Last edited: 22 February 2012
El Tacon de Marlin is a great place to go upon arrival or departure from...
Last edited: 26 December 2008
There have been several questions about home delivery of food in Puerto...
Last edited: 19 December 2013
Dining out in Puerto Vallarta spells romance, whether it’s a cozy, candle-lit...
Last edited: 10 September 2007
Dare You or Don't You? You are walking around Vallarta and the scent of...
Last edited: 29 November 2011
In the heart of the town of Mismaloya , overlooking the town, is a hidden gem...
Last edited: 14 May 2008
Puerto Vallarta is one of Mexico’s leading culinary destinations, offerings...
Last edited: 14 August 2013
Beautiful restaurant on the beach friendly owner ask for the fresh catch of the...
Last edited: 06 September 2008
Located on the boardwalk. This first floor restaurant has a view of the people...
Last edited: 11 December 2012
Cafe de Olla in the romantic zone, and popular with tourists.  But, it's...
Last edited: 12 October 2009
MADISON SOUTH is the latest addition to the famous Casa Isabel.  The new full...
Last edited: 19 April 2009
Hacienda San Angel Gourmet restaurant, the best for fine dining in Puerto...
Last edited: 26 December 2008
For a real treat, visit the restaurant The Happy Lobster in Puerto Vallarta...
Last edited: 15 October 2009
Looking for the perfect high-end beachside restaurant for a romantic sunset...
Last edited: 24 December 2008
    Le Kliff is the perfect place to have a unique experience; great ocean...
Last edited: 26 December 2008
Mr. Cream comes highly recommended by the locals for breakfast food in the...
Last edited: 26 December 2008
Planeta Vegetariano is a small buffet-style restaurant located about a block...
Last edited: 26 December 2008
Portobello's is delicious Italian cuisine located in the marina area. It is...
Last edited: 24 December 2008
época, located on the newest section of the malecón in Puerto Vallarta, sits...
Last edited: 09 January 2014
Victor's place is famous for Victor and free shots of tequilla!  It is...
Last edited: 25 January 2012
Victor’s is a favorite by tourists and locals alike. It’s located in the marina...
Last edited: 09 March 2009
Inside Mexico: For Foreign Visitors
The national currency of Mexico is the Mexican Peso;  and Banco de Mexico is...
Last edited: 23 February 2015
Remember to keep the color departure/arrival form, if you lose it, you will...
Last edited: 20 August 2014
Puerto Vallarta  When a car accident occurs in Puerta Vallarta all cars...
Last edited: 11 January 2015
Phrases and words that may be helpful to you while in Mexico include: The...
Last edited: 26 March 2015
52 (Five Two) is the International Country Code for calling Mexico. 00 (zero...
Last edited: 22 December 2014
GUIDE TO TIPPING IN MEXICO Tipping guidelines for Mexico are nearly the same...
Last edited: 17 November 2014
Benito Juarez airport (MEX) serving Mexico City is modern and efficient. There...
Last edited: 27 January 2015
You can use a checking bankcard, credit card or debit card, and will find ATM's...
Last edited: 28 February 2014
For those of you who haven't used it, Mexico has an excellent intercity bus...
Last edited: 17 February 2015
Mexico’s national currency is the Peso.  Though some merchants both along the...
Last edited: 11 March 2010
Although Mexico is a big country, it can be easily travelled by car - if you...
Last edited: 19 March 2014
UNITED STATES United States Embassy in Mexico : Paseo de la Reforma 305, Col...
Last edited: 29 September 2014
There are "locales"  (or locations) for calling long distance that use VOIP...
Last edited: 26 January 2010
If you are stopped by the police, do your best not to hand over your original...
Last edited: 20 January 2014
Concerns for safety and security in Mexico have risen steadily over the past...
Last edited: 16 October 2011
There appears  to be some question regarding car rental and driving in Mexico...
Last edited: 06 March 2012
The following is from Profeco, the Mexican Governments Consumer Agency for...
Last edited: 19 December 2012