Mexico

Puerto Vallarta has many cultural experiences that will enrich your family holiday time in the sun. Ways to enjoy Puerto Vallarta culture on your vacation.

Follow the Sun to Puerto Vallarta Culture Festivals

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Do you feel it? There’s a chill starting in the air… it’s time to start planning a winter getaway to Puerto Vallarta! You know that Puerto Vallarta has beaches, sunshine and great resorts, but this Mexican vacay hotspot is much more than just a beach getaway. This popular sun destination offers a multitude of cultural experiences that will enrich your family holiday time in the sun. Here’s just a sample of the many opportunities to enjoy Puerto Vallarta culture. Many Ways to Enjoy Puerto…

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The Pacific coast of Mexico has it all - sun, sand, surf and great food. Here are ways to enjoy beach fun in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.

Beach + Sun Fun in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

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Our spring break cruise stopped in three Mexican cities during our one week holiday. By far, Puerto Vallarta, was our favorite port of call. It had been over 25 years since my last visit to what was then a sleepier seaside town. Today, Puerto Vallarta is a bustling and busy tourist center that regularly tops ‘Best or Most Romantic or Favorite Beach Destination’ lists from Conde Nast, About.com and Trip Advisor. The charming resort town of Puerto Vallarta is located in the state of Jalisco…

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Sun or snow for spring break? Our best spring break travel tips for family fun.

Sun or Snow? Spring Break Travel Tips for Families

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Yes, spring break is only one month away for many of us. But fear not! It’s not too late to plan a great mid-winter holiday. The difficulty may first be deciding whether you want a sun or snow spring break holiday for your week(s) away. Given the cruel winter that many of us have had, a sunny destination may be the only option, versus a snow-based vacay. Whatever your fancy, we have some great spring break travel tips to help you choose the…

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Authentic Mexican hospitality, Mission history, and the natural beauty of the Baja are plentiful in the pueblo magico fishing village of Loreto Mexico. (via thetravellingmom.ca)

Authentic Mexico Rediscovered: Loreto, Baja California

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Touching down into the little town of Loreto, Mexico, I saw immediately that I’d arrived somewhere very different. This was not the typical, sophisticated Mexican resort area I had expected. As I hadn’t been to Mexico in over twenty years, this was a wonderful surprise. Loreto is very well situated on the east coast of the Baja California peninsula between the Sea of Cortez, (also known as the Gulf of California), and the impressive La Giganta Mountain range to the west….

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