Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Why paint tree trunks?

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Why paint tree trunks? While many have guessed, “painting tree trunks” is not for style. It’s also not paint! Gardeners and landscapers put a hard substance on tree trunks called “lime mortar” to protect the trees from ants, termites and other insects that could threaten the health of the tree! Now you know! A couple of other tropical garden tricks: Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate tip: Wednesday Art Walks

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate tip: Wednesday Art Walks are fun! Ever been around the downtown area and seen groups of people following a leader, drinks in hand with excited looks on their faces? They are very likely a group of people doing the Wednesday night art walk in PV! If you have never done one they are super-fun! PV is home to some world-class artists Read More …

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 …

Real Estate Vallarta Tip: Hardwood cabinets

Real Estate Vallarta Tip: Hardwood cabinets      When you are shopping for a home in Puerto Vallarta a sure sign that the builder put money into the construction is easily seen in the kitchen. While one might focus on the appliances, I might direct your attention to something that will last much longer if done right: the kitchen cabinets! Here in the tropics, we Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: The 12 grapes of New Year’s Eve

While there are many traditions surrounding the holidays in Mexico, one you may not have heard of is the 12 grapes of New Year’s! It originally was a Spanish tradition but came to Mexico and lives on here to this day. The idea seems to have various versions, but the idea is to eat one grape each time the bell rings at the church, each Read More …

Mexican Culture in Puerto Vallarta this week

We have already established the fabulous Puerto Vallarta lifestyle. PV offers a perfect balance between weather, nature and Mexican Culture. For good reason, all throughout the year, Puerto Vallarta offers great events celebrating the most important dates for Mexican Culture and tradition. This week, we feast for the Mexican Independence.  Puerto Vallarta events for “Independencia” Day Maybe you already realized that the City has been wearing red, white and Read More …