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Sewing Seeds International

We are committed to empowering through training, mentoring, encouraging, and supporting by offering sewing training programs and children’s programs in Sierra Leone, Ukraine, Peru, Mexico and Congo.

Puerto Vallarta- Riviera Nayarit Classic Rock Festival 2014

December 12-14, Three Days of Rock and Roll Heaven. With the Pacific Ocean as the backdrop to the stage, the Vallarta-Nayarit Classic Rock Festival was held in Nuevo Vallarta at the Sunset Garden adjacent to the Hard Rock Hotel Vallarta in Nayarit.

Puerto Vallarta Fireworks Official Schedule

The International Fireworks Festival, The Final Schedule of Events Has Been Released.

Vallarta Shores Finally Has An Elevator !!

Dear Friends of Puerto Vallarta and Vallarta Shores

We Still Have Some Openings For The Christmas Holiday !!

Dear Friends of Puerto Vallarta and Vallarta Shores

We still have some great choices available for the Christmas Holiday 

Book them now or they won't last ...

Cinemex - Vallarta Movies

CineMex has the finest in Quality movies.  The Magic of Cinema.

Visitantes

Director: Acán Coen
Stars: Kate del Castillo, Raúl Méndez, Aurora Papile, Angelina Peláez

Certificate PG-13 : 100 min     
Thriller

HOSPITAL MEDICAL SERVICES IN PUERTO VALLARTA

With over 300 specialists and the necessary infrastructure, Puerto Vallarta has become a reference for hospital and medical care.

Xisco Bikes

At Xisco Bikes we specialise in Trek bicycles. We put at your disposal the sale of bicycles, accessories and spare parts.

Dr. MAX GREIG

International Affiliate Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

My practice is in the same community where my family and I live. So, it is very important that I remain active in the community. I've known some of my patients for years before they visited my office.

San Pancho’s Sinergiarte Announces Festival, Fundraising Campaign

Sinergiarte, the annual San Pancho art festival organized every December by Colectivo San Pancho (their art collective) has launched a fundraising campaign to ensure that their upcoming festival will take place successfully. This year’s event will take place December 20 - 28.

Puerto Vallarta “Southside Pub Crawl” Tuesday Feb 3rd, 2015

We are planning on visiting nine bars that are all located within easy walking distance in “The Southside” also known as “The Romantic Zone”. Our plan is to spend 45 minutes in each place starting at 1:00 in the afternoon. With this many stops, maybe we should call it “A One And Done Tour”!

You Are Invited to Banderas Bay Regatta XXIII

It is with great pride that I announce that the 23rd Annual Banderas Bay Regatta is scheduled to take place March 3 -7, 2015. Registrations are now open for this fun filled week of music, good food, great camaraderie, and great racing.

Hurricane Preparedness in Puerto Vallarta: Helpful Tips When Planning For a Hurricane in Mexico

Puerto Vallarta is one of the most beautiful vacation destinations in the world. With a wide array of beautiful beaches, shopping and exquisite and exciting nightlife,

Puerto Vallarta Will be the First Municipality to Sponsor the International Fireworks Festival 2014

Puerto Vallarta will host the International Fireworks Festival 2014 which will take place on December 20 to 31. Participants from four different countries are expected: Italy, USA, Canada and Spain; five states of the Mexican Republic: Jalisco, Puebla, Zacatecas, Sonora and Mexico State.

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Punta Mita Announces The American Express V Punta Mita Gourmet & Golf Classic

Punta Mita Announces The American Express V Punta Mita Gourmet & Golf Classic

Riviera Nayarit’s Most Prestigious Address Celebrates Fifth Annual Culinary and Golf Extravaganza with Exclusive Early Bird Pricing available until January 15, 2015 The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort, Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita, DINE, master developer of Punta Mita Resorts and... Read more

Mexican Senate Calls for Protection for Human Rights Activists, Journalists

Mexican Senate Calls for Protection for Human Rights Activists, Journalists

 The Mexican Senate has called on authorities at all levels of government to protect human rights activists and journalists. Rights activists and members of the media must deal with harassment, threats... Read more

Catholic Church Calls on Mexican Leaders to Confront Culture of Violence, Impunity

Catholic Church Calls on Mexican Leaders to Confront Culture of Violence, Impunity

  MEXICO CITY – The Roman Catholic Church in Mexico is calling on the government of President Enrique Pena Nieto to change its strategies for dealing with a crisis of violence... Read more

TUI Trains Its Sales Agents Locally

TUI Trains Its Sales Agents Locally

The tour operator collaborated with local resorts to bring 26 sales agents to the destination to bolster the Manchester and London flights via Thomson Airways. Tour operator TUI has been busy... Read more

AP PHOTOS: Editor Selections From Latin America

AP PHOTOS: Editor Selections From Latin America

During the week that was in Latin America, Mexico underwent its latest spasm of violence as students, politicians and police eyed each other from opposite sides while 43 missing students... Read more

All I Want For Christmas Is You

All I Want For Christmas Is You

Justin Bieber Duet with Mariah Carey - All I Want For Christmas Is You Read more

Vote For The 2014 Best Of GayCities And Win A Free Trip For Two

Vote For The 2014 Best Of GayCities And Win A Free Trip For Two

Don’t miss your chance to win a trip for two to any destination within the continental U.S. by voting for the 2014 Best of GayCities, courtesy of our friends at... Read more

The Royal Family Headed To San Pancho?

The Royal Family Headed To San Pancho?

  La Patrona Polo Club open soon! I never really knew how awesome polo was until one evening a group of our guests at Roberto’s Bungalows were heading to a match at... Read more

Winter Solstice: It's The Shortest Day of The Year

Winter Solstice: It's The Shortest Day of The Year

The winter solstice has arrived, and that means that starting tomorrow, those brief moments of sunshine that descend on the Garden State will last a little bit longer than they... Read more

Caramel Apples Linked To Recent Listeria Outbreak

Caramel Apples Linked To Recent Listeria Outbreak

  A recent outbreak of listeria has been traced to prepackaged caramel apples, sickening at least 24 persons and resulting in four deaths in 10 states. Health officials are warning consumers to... Read more

Yankees Appear Ready To Release Alex Rodriguez By Memorial Day

Yankees Appear Ready To Release Alex Rodriguez By Memorial Day

  With every move they have made this offseason it’s clear the New York Yankees are preparing for the early jettison of Alex Rodriguez from their roster in 2015. The signing... Read more

Some Cuban Celebrities React With Optimism to Obama's Move, Others Conspicuously Quiet

Some Cuban Celebrities React With Optimism to Obama's Move, Others Conspicuously Quiet

  In what's being called a historic move, on Wednesday President Barack Obama announced the administration’s move to normalize relations with the communist government of Cuba — the most dramatic shift... Read more

Obama Vows U.S. Response to North Korea Over Sony Cyber Attack

Obama Vows U.S. Response to North Korea Over Sony Cyber Attack

  (Reuters) - President Barack Obama vowed on Friday to respond to a devastating cyber attack on Sony Pictures that he blamed on North Korea, and scolded the Hollywood studio for... Read more

Human Rights in Spotlight After US, Cuba Deal

Human Rights in Spotlight After US, Cuba Deal

US President Barack Obama (L) greets Cuban President Raul Castro (C) before giving his speech, as Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff looks on, at the memorial service for late South African... Read more

Art and Legends in Nuevo Vallarta Riviera Nayarit

Art and Legends in Nuevo Vallarta Riviera Nayarit

For many of us, conversation about art in the Riviera Nayarit generally revolves around the town of San Francisco, located about an hour from the first village you encounter in... Read more

 
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AP PHOTOS: Editor Selections From Latin America

AP PHOTOS: Editor Selections From Latin America

During the week that was in Latin America, Mexico underwent its latest spasm of violence as students, politicians and police eyed each other from opposite sides while 43 missing students failed to reappear alive or dead. Across Latin America, people gathered at cemeteries to observe their day of the dead celebrations. Peruvians danced and played music atop graves and Chileans in full costume rode...

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The Royal Family Headed To San Pancho?

The Royal Family Headed To San Pancho?

  La Patrona Polo Club open soon! I never really knew how awesome polo was until one evening a group of our guests at Roberto’s Bungalows were heading to a match at the field in town and asked us to join them. I was hooked the first game at La Patrona Polo Club I have been taking folks from Roberto’s Bungalows out to the huge new project since it began two seasons ago on tours in the Roberto’s...

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Winter Solstice: It's The Shortest Day of The Year

Winter Solstice: It's The Shortest Day of The Year


The winter solstice has arrived, and that means that starting tomorrow, those brief moments of sunshine that descend on the Garden State will last a little bit longer than they did today. We just have to get through today, and that should be easy, because the daytime will only last nine hours, 15 minutes and 13 seconds. Sunrise is at 7:17 a.m., with sunset at a stupefying 4:32 p.m. The winter...

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Yankees Appear Ready To Release Alex Rodriguez By Memorial Day

Yankees Appear Ready To Release Alex Rodriguez By Memorial Day

  With every move they have made this offseason it’s clear the New York Yankees are preparing for the early jettison of Alex Rodriguez from their roster in 2015. The signing of Chase Headley to a four-year contract left him without a position in the field and the acquisition of lefty slugger Garrett Jones as a possible DH Friday further takes away potential at-bats for A-Rod. It makes you wonder...

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Vida Vacations Introduces Brand Ambassador Deal With Carlos Ortiz for Vidanta Golf

Vida Vacations Introduces Brand Ambassador Deal With Carlos Ortiz for Vidanta Golf

Mexico's largest golf course developer teams up with rising PGA Tour rookie NUEVO VALLARTA, Mexico, Dec. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vida Vacations, a luxury destination club offering access to the world's finest resorts, today announced that professional golfer Carlos Ortiz has signed to represent Vidanta and Vidanta Golf as a brand ambassador. Ortiz, who grew up in Guadalajara, Mexico, will wear the...

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3rd Riviera Nayarit Sailors’ Splash

3rd Riviera Nayarit Sailors’ Splash

About 140 vessels from the United States, Canada and the northern coast of the Mexican Pacific that are sailing as part of the traditional Baja Ha-Ha will visit the area for a lengthy stay that will benefit tourism in general. For the third year in a row the destination prepares to celebrate the Riviera Nayarit Sailors’ Splash, a rally that coincides with the 21st anniversary of the Baja Ha-Ha,...

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Spanish Adventurer Miquel Silvestre Retraces Conquistador's Steps in Mexico

Spanish Adventurer Miquel Silvestre Retraces Conquistador's Steps in Mexico

  Spanish adventurer Miquel Silvestre, an admirer of his country's explorers, is ready for a new motorcycle trek after retracing the route blazed by conquistador Juan de Oñate in 1598. Silvestre told Efe in an interview that he traveled "along historic roads or (followed) historical itineraries opened by Spanish explorers of all times," producing documentaries about his trips. The most recent...

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9th Sinergiarte Festival

9th Sinergiarte Festival

 The Colectivo San Pancho extends an open invitation to this exciting event that takes place from December 20-28 in the Cultural Capital of the Riviera Nayarit. Now in its 9th year, the festival is titled “Por todas mis relaciones” (To All My Relationships). The Colectivo San Pancho extends an open invitation to its 9th annual Sinegiarte Festival. Titled “Por todas...

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Everything Is A Go For The Classic Rock Fest

Everything Is A Go For The Classic Rock Fest

An information and ticket sales booth will be set up on December 7th at the Hard Rock Hotel Vallarta and will be open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. This is a can't miss event! Every rocker has his day and the stars are already gathering and fine-tuning their instruments while the Riviera Nayarit and Puerto Vallarta are busy finalizing the details to kick off the most important artistic event of...

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Mexican Senate Calls for Protection for Human Rights Activists, Journalists

Mexican Senate Calls for Protection for Human Rights Activists, Journalists

 The Mexican Senate has called on authorities at all levels of government to protect human rights activists and journalists. Rights activists and members of the media must deal with harassment, threats, forced disappearances and murder, the Senate said in a statement. Officials should take measures to prevent attacks on journalists and human rights activists, senators said. The Senate called on...

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Obama,Peña Nieto to Meet at White House on Jan. 6

Obama,Peña Nieto to Meet at White House on Jan. 6

Puerto Vallarta, Jal.- One of President Barack Obama's first meetings of the New Year will be with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto (PAYN'-yuh nee-EH'-toh). The White House says the leaders will meet in the Oval Office on Jan. 6. The White House says Obama looks forward to working with Peña Nietoto continue strengthening economic, security and other ties between the U.S. and Mexico. Obama...

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Spain's King Urges Ibero-America to Unite to Meet Collective Challenges

Spain's King Urges Ibero-America to Unite to Meet Collective Challenges

  Spain's King Felipe VI on Monday called on the Ibero-American community to make history by taking advantage of its "cultural power" to improve a world that demands "collective responses." Making needed changes through the "culture of cultures" was the idea at the heart of a meeting entitled "Rethinking Ibero-America: Building the Future," held as part of the 24th Ibero-American Summit that...

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Punta Mita Announces The American Express V Punta Mita Gourmet & Golf Classic

Punta Mita Announces The American Express V Punta Mita Gourmet & Golf Classic

Riviera Nayarit’s Most Prestigious Address Celebrates Fifth Annual Culinary and Golf Extravaganza with Exclusive Early Bird Pricing available until January 15, 2015 The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort, Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita, DINE, master developer of Punta Mita Resorts and the Riviera Nayarit Visitors and Convention Bureau have just announced the fifth annual American Express Punta Mita Gourmet...

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All I Want For Christmas Is You

All I Want For Christmas Is You

Justin Bieber Duet with Mariah Carey - All I Want For Christmas Is You

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Art and Legends in Nuevo Vallarta Riviera Nayarit

Art and Legends in Nuevo Vallarta Riviera Nayarit

For many of us, conversation about art in the Riviera Nayarit generally revolves around the town of San Francisco, located about an hour from the first village you encounter in the Riviera. However, if you’re staying in Nuevo Vallarta you won’t have to go far to get your art fix. Its Marina, located at Villa Cinco, is a veritable art scene, one liberally sprinkled with stories and legends brought...

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TUI Trains Its Sales Agents Locally

TUI Trains Its Sales Agents Locally

The tour operator collaborated with local resorts to bring 26 sales agents to the destination to bolster the Manchester and London flights via Thomson Airways. Tour operator TUI has been busy in the promotions department since the inauguration of the London and Manchester direct flights to the Vallarta-Nayarit International Airport. Their most recent undertaking was a FAM...

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Telecom/IT Investment in Latin America Forecast to Hit US$347bn

Telecom/IT Investment in Latin America Forecast to Hit US$347bn

Investment in Latin America's IT and telecoms sectors will grow by 5.7% and 6% respectively in 2015 for a total of US$347bn, according to consultancy IDC. According to the consultancy, IT growth in 2015 will outpace the global average of 3.7% but will be below other emerging regions such as Central and Eastern Europe and the Middle East and Africa. Speaking during a webinar on Wednesday, IDC Latin...

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In Brazil, The Riviera Nayarit Is Recommended for LGBT Honeymoons

In Brazil, The Riviera Nayarit Is Recommended for LGBT Honeymoons

Brazil’s Via G magazine included the Riviera Nayarit among the top honeymoon destinations in the world for the LGBT segment. The Brazilian magazine Via G has published another article that included the destination in addition to the results obtained from the initial negotiations between the Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau and the South American publication,...

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Catholic Church Calls on Mexican Leaders to Confront Culture of Violence, Impunity

Catholic Church Calls on Mexican Leaders to Confront Culture of Violence, Impunity

  MEXICO CITY – The Roman Catholic Church in Mexico is calling on the government of President Enrique Pena Nieto to change its strategies for dealing with a crisis of violence and impunity shaking the country. Cardinal Norberto Rivera told reporters on Sunday that such changes “are absolutely necessary” and he emphasized that Pope Francis is monitoring events in Mexico with concern — not...

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Vote For The 2014 Best Of GayCities And Win A Free Trip For Two

Vote For The 2014 Best Of GayCities And Win A Free Trip For Two

Don’t miss your chance to win a trip for two to any destination within the continental U.S. by voting for the 2014 Best of GayCities, courtesy of our friends at Hyatt. Does San Francisco boast the best Singles Scene? Does Austin host best Pride in a place lacking marriage equality?
Does Puerto Vallarta have the best Beach? Which...

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Mexico Raises Minimum Wage for 2015 by 4.2%, In Line With Inflation

Mexico Raises Minimum Wage for 2015 by 4.2%, In Line With Inflation

MEXICO CITY—The Mexican minimum-wage commission on Friday determined to raise the country’s daily minimum wage by 4.2%—in line with current inflation—to about 70 pesos a day, less than $5 at current exchange rates. The commission, formed by government, business and labor representatives, meets each year to determine the increase in the minimum wage, which is used as a benchmark for contract...

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Caramel Apples Linked To Recent Listeria Outbreak

Caramel Apples Linked To Recent Listeria Outbreak

  A recent outbreak of listeria has been traced to prepackaged caramel apples, sickening at least 24 persons and resulting in four deaths in 10 states. Health officials are warning consumers to avoid these products until a full investigation by the CDC reveals the source of the outbreak. According to the CDC, there have been 28 cases of people affected, with at least 26 hospitalized. There have...

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Some Cuban Celebrities React With Optimism to Obama's Move, Others Conspicuously Quiet

Some Cuban Celebrities React With Optimism to Obama's Move, Others Conspicuously Quiet

  In what's being called a historic move, on Wednesday President Barack Obama announced the administration’s move to normalize relations with the communist government of Cuba — the most dramatic shift in U.S. policy toward the island nation in more than 50 years. In his address to the nation, Obama called the embargo on Cuba a failure, an “outdated approach that for decades has failed to advance...

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Obama Vows U.S. Response to North Korea Over Sony Cyber Attack

Obama Vows U.S. Response to North Korea Over Sony Cyber Attack

  (Reuters) - President Barack Obama vowed on Friday to respond to a devastating cyber attack on Sony Pictures that he blamed on North Korea, and scolded the Hollywood studio for caving in to what he described as a foreign dictator imposing censorship in America. Obama said the cyber attack caused a lot of damage to Sony but that the company should not have let itself be intimidated into halting...

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San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival Grander Than Ever

San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival Grander Than Ever

As one of the premier wine and food festivals in the nation and the largest in Southern California, the San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival continues to captivate the hearts, minds and mouths of epicures seeking to savor the best in food and drink while schmoozing with power players from America’s...

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Holiday Gifts for Trend-Loving Teens

Holiday Gifts for Trend-Loving Teens

Let’s be honest, today’s trend-focused teens can be hard to please. Sure, well-intended gifters can play it safe and go the gift card route but, in addition to these cards being decidedly boring to receive, they’re also easily lost and often forgotten. Some teens even trade them with friends for cash of lesser value, which is certainly not the desired result for the gift-giver.  This year,...

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Handy Holiday Travel Helpers

Handy Holiday Travel Helpers

By Merilee Kern, ‘The Luxe List’ Executive Editor Holiday travel is tough enough in the best of circumstances and is all-too-often fraught with challenges, including crowded freeways, overbooked flights, Wi-Fi downtime and generally not having necessary items at hand. While on-the-go, trying to look stylish, feel good, remain safe, and comfortably tote important belongings around is often harder...

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