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Restaurant Week is Delightful at Kaiser Maximilian
Restaurant Week gives everyone a chance to sample some of the best food in Puerto Vallarta at exceptional prices, which makes it a great time to visit Kaiser Maximilian. Dining there is always delightful, but through Oct 10 they're serving a special 3-course menu for $466 pesos.
Aguascalientes Artisan Paola Rangel is Corazón Vallarta
Shortly after I moved here in 2008, I happened on a woman selling whimsical paintings of hearts as I strolled along the Malecón, Puerto Vallarta's boardwalk along the ocean. Her name was Paola and she had moved here in 2003 from Aguascalientes looking for a new opportunity.
Mexico Extends US Border Travel Ban until October 21
Mexico announced Thursday that its border with the U.S. will remain closed for another month to further prevent the spread of COVID-19. Travel restrictions only apply to land crossings, as flights between the two countries have largely continued since the early days of the pandemic.
Puerto Vallarta News Brief 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 happening in Puerto Vallarta and around Banderas Bay, so here's a look at some of the latest local news and headlines.
Vallarta Food Bank Expands Community Services
The Vallarta Food Bank continues to expand as volunteers work to try to make a positive change in the community that goes beyond feeding Puerto Vallarta families struggling to survive the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Jimmy Plouff gives us the latest news.
How to Get Your Driver's License in Puerto Vallarta
While you are able to drive a car in Puerto Vallarta with a valid Canadian or US driver's license, many people living here full or part time get a Mexican driver's license. The lifestyle experts at Tropicasa Realty explain the process of acquiring a license from the State of Jalisco.
Inspired Living: Work from a Beach in Puerto Vallarta
You know that photo you see of a person working on the beach, tapping away at his laptop? It's not a dream. It's something anyone can do. If you want to move to Puerto Vallarta, but you're stumped about how you'll make money in the process, there are loads of options.
Jalisco Mexico's 2nd Largest Generator of Jobs in August
The Jalisco Plan for Economic Reactivation, implemented on June 1, is beginning to show favorable results with 15,861 new formal jobs generated in August. This places the state in second place nationally for job creation, according to data from the Mexican Institute of Social Security.
Healthy Roselle (Jamaica) Drink and Dessert Recipes
Dr. Leslie Korn
Roselle is a medicinal hibiscus flower. In Mexico, it is commonly called 'Jamaica' and made into a bright red drink that is a very accessible and inexpensive source of vitamin C, calcium, and powerful antioxidants. These Jamaica recipes are both delicious and nutritious.
Celebrate Mexico's Independence with Chile en Nogada
From its historic beginnings to the colors of the Mexican flag, Chile en Nogada has all the ingredients needed to make it one of Mexico's most patriotic dishes. Here's a relatively easy recipe for the star of most Mexican Independence Day feasts.