Puerto Vallarta Proudly Celebrates Its Long and Magical History
Vallarta Lifestyles
On this day, Puerto Vallarta celebrates not one, but two very significant anniversaries: its 105th anniversary as a municipality and its 55th anniversary as a city. Here, the Vallarta Lifestyles explores its rich history and its growth as an iconic place.

The Riviera Nayarit Is Tailor-Made for LGBTQ+ Travel
Nayarit is one of the many states in Mexico that recognize same-sex marriage and has always been a champion for inclusivity.

The Cheapskate’s Guide to Your Favorite Digital Entertainment
The Washington Post
I have bad news and good news. The bad news is that the digital entertainment you love is getting more expensive. The good news is that you still have access to amazing free or cheap-(ish) entertainment.

SPBO Accomplishes a Decade of Bird Conservation Efforts
San Pancho Bird Observatory
In March, the San Pancho Bird Observatory received recognition for their efforts in the implementation of climate change adaptation measures for the tourism industry in Mexico.

Make the Most of Online Fundraising: Advice From Experts
Chronicle of Philanthropy
Digital fundraising is an essential way to connect with donors. Learn valuable insights for fundraisers seeking to use email, social media, text messaging, and websites to better connect with their supporters.

Join the Memorial Day Stand Down at Murphy’s on the Malecon
Banderas Bay Legionnaire
American Legion Post 12 Banderas Bay would like to invite you, your family members, and close friends, to join us Monday from 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM, for the 2023 Memorial Day STAND DOWN.

Spring Recap From Jaltemba Bay Animal Rescue (JBAR)
Jaltemba Bay Animal Rescue
JBAR advocates for humane and healthy practices for animals in the Jaltemba area of Mexico by promoting health, education, sterilization, adoptions, foster care and positive relationships with animals and their owners.

Everyone Deserves to Eat, Support World Hunger Day
Awareness Days
It has been estimated that almost 800 million people in the world don’t have enough food to eat. This is quite a staggering figure.


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Celebrate a Healthy Lifestyle

Health and WellnessFrom activities like hiking, swimming, bike riding and yoga, to restaurants offering healthy menus, Vallarta-Nayarit is the ideal place to continue - or start - your healthy lifestyle routine.

News & Views to Staying Healthy

Partnered for Change

Show off your support for the charities and non-profit organizations in and around the Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit area.

Become a Partner for Change

Discover Vallarta-Nayarit

Banderas Bay offers 34 miles of incomparable coastline in the states of Jalisco and Nayarit, and home to Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit's many great destinations.