Boca de Tomatlan, commonly called “Boca“, was founded in 1847. This  small fishing town, surrounded by lush tropical mountains, is located 14 mi or 22 klm south of PV. It’s the perfect get away, day trip, by car or bus. Take a towel, sunscreen & camera. The very calm beach is about 100 yards or 90… Read More


Puerto Vallarta, commonly called “Vallarta“ or “PV” if talking with a Ex-Pat, was founded in 1851. It’s  located on Banderas Bay, Mexico’s largest Pacific Coast bay. It has a growing population of 355,725 and has become the most popular Mexican get away for American & Canadian travelers .The average temperature is 81 F or 27… Read More


Las Palmas , is a small colonial farming town, located just 16 mi or 25 klm from PV. It’s only a 45 minute drive by car or 1 hour by bus. You’ll experience the real Mexico when you visit Las Palmas.  It’s a great stop when driving to San Sebastian, Mascota or Talpa. The Las Palmas information is dedicated… Read More