How to Pack for a Boat Day Trip

There nothing quite like an enjoyable day out on a boat with family or friends. Packing for a day on the boat involves knowing some things about your day. Taking along enough gear to keep everyone fed and comfortable for the day is the goal. Instructions 1.  Decide how long you will be out on your boat. This will determine if you need to pack extra picnic supplies or snacks. 2. Know your destination. Some places have restrooms and some don't, so if your boat doesn't have its own bathroom, take along a porta-potty and supplies. 3. Pack sunscreen and lip protection. Apply sunscreen before leaving for the day and…
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Puerto Vallarta A Top International Culinary Destination

Fifth Year in-a-row Participation in Food & Wine Aspen Highlights the Destination’s Gastronomy Scene .New York, June 13, 2012 – Gastronomy aficionados and connoisseurs attending the 30th annual Food & Wine Classic in Aspen, the U.S.’s premier culinary festival, will have the opportunity to sample a taste of what Puerto Vallarta has to offer in the tantalizing delicacies prepared by Chef Kori Sutton, the Sous Chef at BOCADOSSTK, one of Puerto Vallarta’s leading restaurants and part of Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa. Accomplished Chef Sutton has more than 10 years’ experience in all facets of cooking including tenures at Vallarta’s renowned restaurant Café des Artistes. While at the three day event…
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“Top Ten Fishing Species” that you can catch on Banderas Bay!

Some say that Banderas Bay was formed from a volcano; that it is so deep that no instruments have ever been able to accurately detect its depth. Others claim it to be two miles deep. They are all incorrect as it’s merely an extension of a canyon running from the Banderas Valley or Ameca Valley with its deepest point near Cabo Corrientes, measured at 900 meters or approximately 3,000 feet. Now, what differentiates this bay from the many large shallow water bays of the world is its quantity of humpback whales, giant manta rays, dolphins, marlin, sailfish, and a myriad of other fine game fish that live in deep water.…
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More than a million travelers rank Puerto Vallarta as a top Mexican destination

PUERTO VALLARTA RECEIVES ACCOLADES ONCE MOREMore than a million travelers rank Puerto Vallarta as a top Mexican destination New York May 2, 2012 – Trip Advisor’s Traveler’s Choice awards have chosen Puerto Vallarta as the #9 Beach Destination and the number one overall destination in Mexico. Puerto Vallarta finished ninth in the Top 10 Beach Destinations thanks to its "golden beaches and indigo waters" said Trip Advisor.com. Among Vallarta’s most well known beaches is Los Muertos, located steps from the Old Town or Zona Romántica where visitors will find a vast variety of restaurants, bars, galleries, boutiques and souvenir shops. Majahuitas, a white sand dreamy vacation spot, lies at the…
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Puerto Vallarta Story Ideas: World Economic Forum on Latin America 2012

Puerto Vallarta is proud to be the host destination for the Seventh World Economic Forum on Latin America Summit. Located on the Pacific Coast of Mexico, where the states of Jalisco and Nayarit meet, Puerto Vallarta lies in the heart of Banderas Bay. It offers the best of two worlds: tradition and vanguard, making Vallarta a window to the world. Following are some features to consider in developing stories featuring Puerto Vallarta, where Mexico comes to life:Investing in Puerto Vallarta: Mexico offers the perfect alternative market for investments thanks to NAFTA trade agreement, favorable changes in Mexican investment regulations, tourist developments in very desirable areas, allowable tax deductions by the…
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Easter Week in Puerto Vallarta

From egg hunts to parades to chocolate bunnies to brunch, there’s so much to look forward to on Easter! If you’ve stayed at home every year, jazz things up a bit in 2012 with an Easter Vacation at Puerto Vallarta. Although best known as a beach resort, Puerto Vallarta is one of the most versatile adventure travel destinations in the world. Nestled between the jungle-covered Sierra Madre Mountains and the sheltered waters of Banderas Bay, this region's geographical diversity offers an extremely wide variety of natural attractions and outdoor adventures. Have fun with our activities: Fishing parties, snorkeling tours, sunset trips, overnight fishing and more. Take a look to Special…
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