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.
The announcement was made by Marc Murphy, general manager of Riviera Nayarit Visitor and Convention Center. He went on to explain that this will be part of “Vallarta-Nayarit Live it to Believe it” tourist promotion campaign; which has been very successful so far, and it promises to be even better this present year.
Murphy emphasized that this event endorses CPTM commitment to support this tourist area in such a way that they that the filming will start either May or June, and it will continue on for six consecutive weeks. Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit will provide accommodations and everything else the production requires, including logistics.
He also said they will look for areas that will give a better projection of Puerto Vallarta and its surroundings; including natural panoramic views such as Marietas and Los Arcos de Mismaloya Islands. “We should expose the most outstanding beauties of Puerto Vallarta. It is something very exciting”.
Marc Murphy highlighted the fact that The Bachelor is the most popular Reality Show in The United States and that each of the Bachelor’s dates with the ladies will take place at different locations.
He reminded everyone that filming of one episode of The Bachelor Canada took place in Puerto Vallarta last year, and it gave Vallarta a very impressive coverage; one can only imagine what filming a full season of The Bachelor American series will do. The coverage will be much more extensive.
A close door informational meeting was held last Wednesday at Casa Velas de Puerto Vallarta Hotel. The filming of this production was confirmed at this meeting which was attended by 60 representatives of the Tourist sector.
The Bachelor is an American Reality show which made its debut in ABC on September 2002. It has gone through several changes; but is about a very attractive man who is courted by 25 women at different dates. The bachelor eliminates one by one at each episode, until he finally selects one girl who is declared the winner of that season.
The show had great acceptance from the very beginning and people of the type of NFL Jesse Palmet and Venezuelan Juan Pablo Galaviz, have been some of the show protagonists.
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