If you happen to be in Puerto Vallarta or Riviera Nayarit on Super Bowl Sunday, February 1, 2015, we've put together a sampler of sports bars and restaurants around Banderas Bay that will be hosting Super Bowl parties as the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks go head to head for the Lombardi Trophy.
It does not define what this beginning is. At the Sewing Seeds school in col Volcanes (Puerto Vallarta), Inauguration means the beginning of so many things.
Riviera Nayarit, Mexico – January 29, 2015 – The cuisine, adventure and cultural experiences that make Riviera Nayarit such a highly sought after destination continue throughout 2015 with 20 topnotch tournaments and festivals.
Four D-1 softball teams will compete in inaugural Triple Crown Sports college tournament
For your consideration:
Who: The American School of Puerto Vallarta
What: Open House
When: Wednesday, February 11, 2015, from 10 a.m. -1 p.m.
Where: Albatros 129, Marina Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, CP. 48335
Cost: Free of charge
Everything is ready for the second edition of the Night Golf Tournament in Flamingos Golf with the participation of 72 players that will step boldly into the dark…
The good news is filtering little by little as the New Year rolls on and with it comes the requisite golf update:
According to the results of the Riviera Nayarit CVB’s Visitor Profiles, the British now occupy the 4th place in number of visitors to the destination after Mexico, the United States and Canada.
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Push Button for Pizza: A New Era for Vending Machines
These ain't your grandpa's snacks. It happens every day: Around 3pm, I start fumbling for quarters and trying to decide which unsatisfying, wastefully packaged, nutritionally vapid nugget to get from vending machine around the corner. But what if instead of candy, chips, and soda, a vending machine could dispense hot pizza and cupcakes? That'd make them more like an automat, and a heck of a lot...Read More...
Scientist Considered Father of Birth Control Pill Dies
Carl Djerassi poses for a portrait at Jacobs University in Bremen, Germany, on April 28, 2009 SAN FRANCISCO – Carl Djerassi, the chemist widely considered the father of the birth control pill, has died. Stanford University spokesman Dan Stober said Djerrasi (jer-AH-see) died Friday of complications of cancer at his San Francisco home. He was 91. Djerassi was a professor emeritus at Stanford,...Read More...
Colomitos, a Small Hidden Beach in Jalisco, Mexico
Located 1000 yards (5 minutes in water taxi) to the west of Boca de Tomatlán (11 miles / 17 km from Puerto Vallarta's main square), Colomitos Beach is a small little clear sanded beach located between the clear emerald sea waves, rounded rocks and a small creek and waterfall that sneaks out of the lush tropical jungle. South zone beaches There are two ways to get to the beach and cove, one,...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta Sports News
A Native Vallarta Beauty Chasing the Waves
Karen Jacobson is a beautiful native Vallarta surfer who, with the support of Fidetur (Puerto VallartaTourism Trust), promotes Vallarta-Nayarit region at all the events in which she participates.Read More...
Punta Mita Golf Challenge Finishes With Great Success
Puerto Vallarta, Jal. - St. Regis Punta Mita Resort, located in one of the most exclusive beaches in Mexico, along the gold coast of the Riviera Nayarit, hosted the Punta Mita International Golf Club Challenge; with the presence of Corey Pavin, 1995 US open Champion, captain of the Ryder Cup and fifteen times winner of the PGA Tour. The golfers enjoyed the exquisite gastronomy from chefs like Maycoll...Read More...
David Owen: PASO Starts to Face Up to a Potentially Bright New Era
There was no mistaking the elephant in the room at this week's Pan American Sports Organization (PASO) General Assembly in sunny Puerto Vallarta: it was the elephant not in the room. Mario Vázquez Raña, the 82 year-old Mexican newspaper magnate, has presided over PASO since 1975, the year of Margaret Thatcher's election as leader of Britain's Conservative party and the fall of Saigon. He has marked...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta Entertainment News
An Entire Season of the Bachelor to be Filmed in Puerto Vallarta
Puerto Vallarta, Jal.- Mexico Tourist Promotion Committee (COTM) will invest six million dollars in the filming of a full season of the American reality show, The Bachelor, in Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit, which will have great impact in Puerto Vallarta.Read More...
Televisa Tapes Soap Opera In The Riviera Nayarit
The cast of the soap opera Mi Corazón es Tuyo, produced by Juan Osorio, shot chapter 149—titled “¡Tan inmenso como el mar!”—on the beaches of Nuevo Vallarta at the Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit hotel.Read More...
Gwyneth Paltrow Showed Up In The Riviera Nayarit
Other famous names also came to wish Crystal Lourd a happy birthday, including Lori Loughlin, Joe Jonas, Amber Valletta, Monique Lhuillier and Alexandra Von Furstenberg. The Iron Man trilogy actress and participant in more than 30 films on the silver screen stayed in Punta Mita, Riviera Nayarit, to celebrate her friend Crystal Lourd’s recent birthday. She arrived in the bay area on Friday, January...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta Political News
Nayarit Authorities Distribute Ecologic Trash Bins
Roberto Sandoval received 2 millions 800 thousand pesos (about US $193,103) for this program.Read More...
Important IABTI Meeting to Being Held in Puerto Vallarta
In the framework of the Meeting of the International Association of Explosives and Investigators Experts, Luis Carlos Najera de Velasco, Director of Public Prosecutions, was named interim President of Region 7 of the Mexican Association Chapter. Upon receiving his appointment, Najera de Velasco stated: “this Association is fundamental to those responsible for peace and safety in their countries....Read More...
ICATEN Expands Training Opportunities
With the purpose of expanding training opportunities, ICATEN, Nayarit’s Institute of Work Training, added a workshop called Herbolaria (Herbal workshop). In this workshop, students will learn to relate with the curative and healing values of some plants and in this way they will learn how take advantage of nature and use its benefits for health care. This course on Herbal medicine is designed...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta Social News
Events And Traditions Boost Tourist Influx
The Bucerías Patron Saint Feast and the Taste of La Cruz have become the focus of intense activity both by locals and tourists; the migratory birds have arrived in San Blas and everything is ready for its own Patron Saint Feast.
The Riviera Nayarit has natural attractions that serve to, well, attract visitors. However, the local traditions and the events created to promote the micro...
Shakira Becomes Mom for Second Time, Boy's Name is 'Sasha'
Shakira is a mom again. The Colombian singer, 37, delivered a healthy boy at 9:54 p.m. Thursday at a hospital in Barcelona. It is her second child with soccer star Gerard Piqué. His name? Sasha. "We are happy to announce the birth of Sasha Piqué Mebarak (...) The name Sasha is of Greek and Russian descent and means “defender of mankind” and “warrior,” Shakira...Read More...
Riviera Nayarit Awarded The Prize of Excellence for Its Environmental Labor
Puerto Vallarta, Jal.- Nayarit was awarded, for the fifth consecutive time, the Prize of Excellence at the International Tourism Fair (FITUR), which took place in Madrid, España. On this occasion, the award was granted to the Visitors and Convention Office (OVC) for its “Riviera Nayarit Social and Environmental Responsibility” Program. The Prize was awarded at the opening of the...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta Business News
Nayarit Draws the Attention of Investors at FITUR 2015
Governor Roberto Sandoval took a quick trip to Spain to participate in the Tourism International Fair (FITUR), where he announced that Nayarit has been one of the Mexican states with the greatest growth, in touristic matters, for the last few years. During winter season hotels are 96 % full and the revenue is 250 million pesos (about US $ 17,300,000.00). During his short stay in Spain, the Governor...Read More...
Consortium Including Slim's Carso Energy Wins Contract for Texas Pipeline
Mexican multi-billionaire Carlos Slim's Carso Energy and its consortium partners have been awarded another contract for a natural gas pipeline that will originate in western Texas and run to the U.S.-Mexico border. The consortium made up of Carso Energy, a unit of Slim's Grupo Carso industrial conglomerate; and two U.S. companies - Energy Transfer Partners and MasTec, Inc. - won the contract...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta Promoted by Wedding Venues’ Sector
Very few places with such spectacular scenery; suitable for a wedding at dusk, overlooking the Pacific Ocean, fitted furniture for an elegant banquet at the beach, the ocean as a witness, and fireworks in the evening, honoring the newlyweds. This fantasy image for a couple in love; was endorsed by Puerto Vallarta Institute of Tourism at the New York Metropolitan Pavilion Wedding Salon. Luis Villasenor,...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta National News
Mexican Guitarist Carlos Santana to Close the 2015 Tajin Summit Festival
MEXICO CITY – Mexican guitarist Carlos Santana will ring down the final curtain on the 2015 Tajin Summit Festival that will celebrate its 16th edition between March 19-23 in the archaeological area of Veracruz state. The organizers have released the list of artists who will perform at the Tajin Summit. Santana, 66, will appear onstage with Javier Batiz, 70, with whom he began playing...Read More...
Gas Blast at Children's Hospital in Mexico City Leaves at Least 2 Dead; Truck driver Detained
A gas tank truck exploded outside a maternity and children's hospital in Mexico City on Thursday morning, leaving much of it in ruins. At least two people were killed and 56 injured, said Claudia Dominguez, spokeswoman for Mexico City's civil defense agency. Officials earlier had said at least four and as many as seven had been killed at the explosion site at the Maternity Hospital of Cuajimalpa,...Read More...
Number of Monarch Butterflies Reaching Mexico Rebounds, But Levels Still Low
MEXICO CITY (AP) – The number of Monarch butterflies that reached wintering grounds in Mexico has rebounded 69 percent from last year's lowest-on-record levels, but their numbers remain very low, according to the World Wildlife Fund. Last year, the Monarchs covered only 1.65 acres (0.67 hectares), the smallest area since record-keeping began in 1993. This year, the butterflies rebounded,...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta International News
Boy, 3, Wounds Both Parents With One Shot from Handgun at New Mexico Motel
ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO – A 3-year-old boy found a handgun in his mother’s purse and fired just one shot that wounded both his parents at an Albuquerque motel on Saturday, police said. According to investigators, the toddler apparently reached for an iPod but found the loaded weapon. Police believe the shooting to be accidental. The bullet first struck his father in the buttock and...Read More...
Beauty Pageant in Brazil Ends in Cat Fight, Finalist Snatches Crown from Winner and Throws a Fit
Sheislane Hayalla accused Carol Toledo (above) of having "bought" the crown. (Carol Toledo/Facebook) A beauty contest to pick the next Miss Amazonas in Brazil turned ugly suddenly when Sheislane Hayalla refused to be second best. In the coronation ceremony, on Friday night, runner-up Hayalla hugged winner Carol Toledo when she was first announced as queen, but a few seconds after the crown...Read More...
Peruvian Child's 500-Year-Old Mummified Remains are Scanned by Ohio Hospital Staff
Museum officials in Ohio hope medical scans will reveal more about the mummified remains of a child that may have lived over 500 years ago in Peru. Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and hospital staff donated time and equipment to help in the collaborative effort with the Cincinnati Museum Center. Museum officials hope 3D scans performed this week at the hospital will provide information...Read More...
Puerto Vallarta Luxury Lifestyle News
Sweet Gear for Sports & Fitness ‘Lovers’
Valentine’s Day is on approach and love is in the air. But, this enviable emotion isn’t shared just between the living, as untold millions adore their sports and fitness endeavors just the same. For many in this crowd, perspiration is as alluring as an Eau de Parfum. And, the only thing they love more than a good sweat are gadgets and gear that keep them at the top of their game, literally...Read More...
Interview with Chef Jaime Chavez, Sirena Latin Seafood Restaurant San Diego
Amid a renaissance underway in San Diego’s Little Italy neighborhood, one new restaurant—Sirena—promises to bring Latin flair to the fare served up in this burgeoning community. This South American-inspired seafood restaurant, which opened up to the public in October of 2014, dishes up a creative,...Read More...
The Art of Hospitality at Row NYC Hotel
Travelers seeking to plunge themselves into the pulse of New York City’s famed Times Square area need only book a stay at Row NYC—an independent hotel that prides itself on offering guests an immersive experience in the very heart of Manhattan. While the coveted location, itself, has operated under various identities of...Read More...
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