Trapped in Fishing Nets, Humpback and Calf Rescued in Vallarta
Tribuna de la Bahia
In an important rescue last week, a team of experts announced the 90th rescue of a humpback whale that was trapped in fishing nets while swimming with her calf in the waters of Puerto Vallarta.

Theme of the Year at Entreamigos: "To Care Is to Grow"
Caring/growing, in its deepest essence, is an act of love. Whether we care for the land, the water, others or ourselves, each act reflects a deep love.

Mexico Is a Great Place to Retire, Just Do Your Research First
Retiring in Mexico can be a wonderful experience, but it’s important to go in with your eyes wide open.

Support Your Community at the Vallarta Chili Cook-Off for Charity
Chili Digest
The 12th Annual Puerto Vallarta Chili Cook-Off is only weeks away. The Cook-Off has always been a charity event and we’re happy to announce that this year we are supporting Toys for Tots Puerto Vallarta, a Jay Sadler Project event.

Infectious Generosity: 6 Ways to Give That Aren’t About Money
Infectious Generosity
What would happen to humanity if generosity went viral? The time has come for the internet to realize its power to supercharge small acts of kindness, changing lives at a scale never experienced before.

Sisterhood of Vallarta and Santa Barbara Has Generated Altruistic Projects
Tribuna de la Bahia
Among the projects completed over the years is the construction of the Vallarta-Santa Barbara Rehabilitation Clinic, a hyperbaric chamber, a library in Las Mojoneras and donations of equipment to the Municipal Police and the Fire Department.

Worst Climate Disasters of 2023 and Their Effects on Global Hunger
World Food Program
Over the past decade, 1.7 billion people have been affected by extreme weather and climate-related disasters like hurricanes, cyclones and droughts. These disasters continue to drive more and more families into severe levels of hunger.

Vallarta Gay Men’s Chorus Seeks Financial Support and Members
Out & About Puerto Vallarta
The board of directors of the Puerto Vallarta Gay Men’s Chorus have suspended the activities of the organization as they struggle to pay expenses.

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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.

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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.