The Whales are back in PV!

It’s that wonderful time of the year again. The whales are back in Puerto Vallarta! Every year from December to April, is the official Humpback Whale season. These magical creatures make the long haul down from their northern homes in the. The humpbacks travel south and have chosen the Bay of Banderas as the perfect spot to mate and birth their offspring. Humpback whales are the Read More …

Happy Thanksgiving from Boardwalk!

I just want to take this opportunity to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. I am so grateful for all of the wonderful people I have met from working at Boardwalk Realty over the years. Thank you to all the clients who have then become friends and kept in touch. I am grateful to know you all and appreciate your trust and friendship. Working with such Read More …

Calmate Cafe in 5 de Diciembre

Happy Monday everyone. If you’re like me, you’re always looking to try the latest dining option in Puerto Vallarta. There is a plethora of fantastic and unique restaurants in PV, making this incredible city a very fun place to be a foodie. I wanted to shine the spotlight on one of my newest favorite spots, Calmate Cafe in the 5 de Diciembre neighborhood. Calmate Cafe Read More …

Top 5 Southshore PV Activities

Puerto Vallarta is a beautiful city. You could spend your whole trip (or winter!) exploring all that the downtown area has to offer. But what I love best about the Bay of Banderas are all the great day trips to be made! Within an hour or two, there are scores of amazing adventures to be had in the Puerto Vallarta area. PV’s Southshore area is Read More …

San Sebastian : The Perfect Summer Getaway

As the weather warms up here in Puerto Vallarta, year-round residents look for weekend escapes to cool weather climates. San Sebastian del Oeste is a charming mountain town just 90 minutes outside of downtown PV. This “pueblo magico”, or magical town, is famous for its quiet cobblestone streets, and  charming colonial aesthetic. Temperatures are about 20 degrees farenheit cooler up there and therefore is a Read More …

Nayarit Beaches still Closed, Vacationers still Coming

As people begin to travel again after months at home, having social distancing opportunities is a must, in addition to health and safety measures being in place. Riviera Nayarit checks both of these boxes, and the destination has been a leader in ensuring travelers have a safe place to visit, receiving the WTTC’s Safe Travel Stamp early on. Travelers have plenty of options for isolated experiences, as the destination Read More …

Seafood in PV: a Beginner’s Guide

Puerto Vallarta is famous for its fresh food. No matter where you are visiting from, you can’t help but be impressed by the beautiful produce and delicious seafood. Since PV is a city by the sea, there is a wide array of “mariscos” to try. Here is a Top 5 list of the Must Try Seafood Dishes in PV. Enjoy! 1. Ceviche Ceviche is a Read More …

Deep Sea Fishing in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta is an outdoorsman’s paradise!! With so many different types of sports to choose from, the adventure seeker will never get bored here. Deep Sea Fishing is a past time that many residents and tourists enjoy. PV is located on the beautiful Bay of Banderas on the Pacific Ocean. There is plenty of fantastic fishing within the Bay as well as outside of it. Read More …

Top 5 Plants for Landscaping in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta has incredible weather that plants just love! We have lovely temperate weather in the spring and winter, while summer and fall are humid. If you’ve spent some time in PV, you will begin to recognize the plants used in landscaping here. Residences, businesses, and public areas tend to use similar plants which give Vallarta its local look and aesthetic that we’ve all grown Read More …

Conchas Chinas FAQ

Conchas Chinas is one of the most beautiful neighborhoods in all of Puerto Vallarta. This hillside “colonia” is located just 5-10 minutes south of Puerto Vallarta’s Romantic Zone. Home to some of the most iconic hillside mansions of Puerto Vallarta, Conchas Chinas has been likened to the Beverly Hills of PV. In reality there is an array of housing options in this neighborhood. Living on Read More …