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2020 Remittances to Mexico Expected to Break Record
Despite the economic effects of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, remittances to Mexico are on track to set a new record this year, with an estimated 39.4 billion USD expected to be sent home by Mexicans working abroad - mainly in the United States - through cash-transfer systems.
Organic Select Expands to Better Serve Puerto Vallarta
The Organic Select store, bakery, and restaurant has been a mainstay in Vallarta for 8 years. Recently, owners Krystal Frost and Ana Rios announced an expansion of operations to serve a broader clientele with more offerings and greater variety, under the name Versalles Market by Organic Select.
Puerto Vallarta Int'l Airport is Now ACI Health Certified
The Puerto Vallarta Airport has received Health Accreditation from Airports Council International for adhering to sanitary protocols throughout the pandemic. This is another example of how PV is working to ensure a safe and healthy environment for visitors.
The Show Must Go On: Guanajuato Int'l Film Festival
The Guanajuato International Film Festival has come up with innovative ways, including a virtual campus, digital film screenings, drive-in & picnic movies and an Aquacinema, to make its 23rd edition live up to expectations - despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Mango Season in Mexico Continues through September
Mangoes can transport you into dreams of tropical paradise unless, of course, you are already here in Puerto Vallarta. Because different varieties ripen at different times in different regions, the Mexican mango season begins in March and continues through mid-September.
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico News and Local Information
Banderas News Team
With the COVID-19 pandemic dominating the world's news and social media channels, it can be difficult to find out what's going on in Puerto Vallarta, the State of Jalisco, and around the Republic, so here's a look at some of the latest local news and happenings.
Bonito Kitchen & Bar Opening Soon in Zona Romántica
Ryan Donner & Associates and Bonito Kitchen are pleased to announce that the much-anticipated opening of Bonito Kitchen & Bar at Insurgentes 108, one of the most iconic riverside locations in the El Centro and Zona Romántica areas of Puerto Vallarta, is scheduled for early November.
Tequilas Cheap Enough to Mix, Smooth Enough to Shoot
The great thing about good tequila is that it doesn't have to cost a small fortune. There's a nice range to choose from at $19-39 per bottle - each offering smooth drinkability. Here we list ten that work as both a tasty shooter and a solid cocktail base.
It's Virtual Adoption Month at Vallarta's PuRR Project
September is Virtual Adoption Month at Purr Project, a non-profit, no-kill, feline shelter located just north of Puerto Vallarta that provides homeless cats and kittens a recuperative stay with the ultimate goal of adopting them out to loving homes sterilized, vaccinated and disease free.
Tropicasa: September's Hot Property in Riviera Nayarit
Bolongo 3P, Riviera Nayarit
In an idyllic location between La Cruz de Huanacaxtle and Punta Mita, nestled above a beautiful sandy beach, you'll find the exclusive Bolongo development that's home to Bolongo 3P, a spectacular and spacious 4-bedroom, 4.5 bath condominium that's ready for your personal touch.