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Riviera Nayarit Named 'World Class Surfing Destination'

July 9, 2012
The Huffington Post, Oyster Blog and Men's Health recently included Mexico's Pacific Treasure in their lists of must-visit places for surfers.

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico - In Riviera Nayarit luxury is our nature, and it's our very nature that provides great waves for all kinds of surfing. Influential international publications recently mentioned Riviera Nayarit as one of the must-visit destinations for surf lovers.

The US edition of Men's Fitness, the influential online news site The Huffington Post, and Oyster Blog have published articles and included Riviera Nayarit due to its exceptional conditions to surf in different modalities.

The online US edition of Men's Fitness included our destination in its list of top 10 destinations for Stand Up Paddle, which is becoming increasingly popular worldwide. The list, which was presented as a photo gallery, stated "Sayulita is a quiet enclave with a big paddle following. The area hosts the Punta Sayulita Longboard & Stand Up Paddle Classic, which is becoming a big event for North American paddlers." Men's Fitness has an estimated 7,725,000 readers.

Oyster Blog also included Riviera Nayarit as one of the best places to surf this summer, and praised the point called "The Cove," located within 40 minutes walking distance of the exclusive private community of Punta Mita. "Riviera Nayarit makes you think of romantic escapes or relaxing evenings napping on a hammock, but this low-key spot also has world-class surfing, with wonderful reef breaks for every level of expertise," stated this website, which presents the best touristic products available in the world and has over 10 million users per year.

Finally, The Huffington Post, one of the most influential online news websites in North America, with 28 million unique visitors per month, endorsed Oyster Blog's recommendation and presented a photo gallery, including Riviera Nayarit as one of the best surf destinations in the world.

About Riviera Nayarit: Mexico’s newest destination, Riviera Nayarit, stretches along 192 miles of pristine Pacific coast framed by the majestic Sierra Madre Mountains just ten minutes north of accessible Puerto Vallarta International Airport. The region extends along the entire coast of the Pacific state of Nayarit including the resorts of Nuevo Vallarta, the historic colonial town of San Blas, exclusive Punta Mita, picturesque fishing villages, miles of serene beaches and spectacular Banderas Bay. Riviera Nayarit offers countless activities, all pleasantly affordable, such as: PGA golf courses, luxury spas, whale watching, turtle release, zip lining, surfing, record deep sea fishing, bird watching, international cuisine, and shopping for local artwork and traditional Huichol handicrafts. The region attracts and satisfies vacationers of all tastes and budgets with its wide range of accommodations including chic luxury resorts, eco-tourism boutique hotels and quaint B&B inns. Visit the website at