Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Vacations without Electronics

Today’s Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Vacations without Electronics A vacation should mean no interruptions, but more and more often, we can’t put our phones away for anything, even precious family time. But some hotels and resorts are challenging guests to “chew through the leash” when it comes to technology and lock their devices up for at least some hours. Officials with the hotels that have Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate tip: Forbes article on Mexico

This week’s Puerto Vallarta Real Estate tip: Forbes loves Mexico! It’s for sure hard to generalize about living in Mexico. It’s not for everybody in the same way that nothing is for everybody, BUT, Mexico perhaps a bit more so. It’s like that crazy niece that has a bit too much personality for the adults- you love her but are glad when she goes home. Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Boveda Ceilings

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Boveda Ceilings! What IS a Boveda Ceiling exactly? Of Roman origin, a boveda ceilingis a type of ceiling that is vaulted made from a low arch of brickwork. It is constructed by laying bricks lengthwise over a wood form or “centering”, and has a much gentler curve than most other methods of construction. They are mostly cosmetic, adding a stunning series of Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tips: The Poinsettia!

                 Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tips: The Poinsettia!                    Where do they come from and how do I care for them?        The Poinsettia…………also known as the Nochebuena was revered by the Aztecs in prehispanic days and is a symbol of Christmas in Mexico.   It grows wild and Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate tip: Where’s the best snorkeling?

Hi and thanks for dropping by to check out my Puerto Vallarta Real Estate tip: Where’s the best snorkeling? Puerto Vallarta is located on a huge bay called Banderas Bay (the Bay of Flags). It’s the third largest bay in North America and is surrounded by mountains on three sides which is why we almost never have rough weather here. In the north part of the Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip- smoke detectors?

Thanks for dropping by for my latest Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip- smoke detectors? A question I am often asked is “Why don’t we see smoke detectors in Mexico?” I have to admit, you rarely see them here. I think there are a few factors that play into the absence of something we get so used to in other parts of the world: The buildings Read More …