What Makes Puerto Vallarta Such a Popular Destination?

Puerto Vallarta is one of the most popular spots in the world, attracting 2.2 million tourists a year and about 50,000 expats.

PV offers a lot to those looking for more than just a beautiful beach. Pto. Vallarta offers many attractions in a friendly, colonial coastal setting.

Puerto Vallarta is located on Mexico’s beautiful Pacific coast. From the moment you arrive Continue reading “What Makes Puerto Vallarta Such a Popular Destination?”

Top Five Reasons to Go to Puerto Vallarta — Plus My Top Reason

Here are the top reasons to go to Puerto Vallarta, one of the great cities of the world. And it’s very close to cities in the Americas. About 50,000 Americans and Canadians have made PV their home.

What Are Those Prehistoric-Looking Birds?

Pretty much the first thing I noticed when I arrived in Puerto Vallarta were the huge, graceful, prehistoric-looking birds gliding above the Bay of Banderas. With their sharply forked tails and their seven-foot wingspans, I’d never seen anything like them.

I discovered they’re called Frigatebirds — frigate meaning a light, fast boat or warship. They’re also known as Man of War or Pirate birds. Since they’re well known for getting some of their food from robbing other seabirds, they come by the names honestly.

In fairness, their food options are limited, since their feathers have little oil and so they cannot swim and don’t land on the ocean. They have the largest body weight to wingspan ratio of any bird, and so they are built for flying, not landing or taking off. They also can’t walk worth a hoot. Continue reading “What Are Those Prehistoric-Looking Birds?”

Residencias Molino de Agua 510 – 3 Bedrooms/3 Baths (Zona Romantica) – $775,000 USD

Molino de AguaBoasting majestic views of the Sierra Madre Mountains from each room, this luxury home is ideally situated on the 5th floor in the much sought after contemporary beachfront development, Residencias Molino de Agua.

Enjoy serene views of the Bay, downtown, Rio Cuale and more from the spacious 560+ sq ft terrace. Common areas include a private beach, sparkling heated infinity pool and private park. Condo comes fully furnished and is completely turn-key.

3 Bedrooms/3 Baths
300+ M2/3,000+ sq ft living space
Completely Furnished & Turn-key
Views of the Bay, Rio Cuale, Downtown & Sierra Madre Mountains
Windows throughout
Over 52+ M2/560+ sq ft of terrace space
Private laundry
Gourmet Kitchen w/ granite countertops
Marble flooring throughout
Deeded parking & storage unit

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For showings and information contact:
Rick Slatton
rick@oldvallarta.com
Cell 322 133 2429
Office 322 209 0615

Nautica La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Condos – Starting at $142,000

Nautica de Cruz 01The tree and the sea came together in a corner of the bay to give birth to a legend that now makes room for the development of an impressive touristic project that represents an investment of over fifty million dollars.

Originally a fishing village, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle on Riviera Nayarit’s coastline, bathed by the calm sea of the Bahía de Banderas, is located twenty minutes north of Puerto Vallarta’s international airport. In this picturesque town of cobble-stone streets, the ocean breeze is present 365 days-a-year.

Today, like all the towns seated along the coastline of Bahía de Banderas and the Riviera Nayarit; La Cruz de Huanacaxtle is considered an attractive destination with tourism as its predominant economic activity, while it grows in its development, placed now it in the real estate chart of the region, a daring and most attractive real estate proposal. Continue reading “Nautica La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Condos – Starting at $142,000”