Help a Local Community Receive Much Needed Drinking Water
Vallarta Food Bank
In the small community of Tebelchía has been no running water for 2+ months. The water supply well has been completely dried because of the drought and absence of water from the Rio Cuale.

‘The Science and the Beauty’ Is a Farm-To-Table Story
The Chronicle of Higher Education
This short film explores how ancestral knowledge, education and awareness, research, innovation, community engagement, and entrepreneurship foster food production and distribution.

With the Peso Appreciation, Is Mexico Getting ‘Too’ Expensive?
Mexico News Daily
There is a lot to celebrate with the recent strength of the Mexican peso. However, there are some serious risks to the broader Mexican economy with a rapid peso appreciation and high inflation.

How We Can Effect Real Change in Our Local Communities
Philanthropic advisor Rebecca Darwent asks donors to let communities lead decision-making, ushering in a new era of philanthropy that’s rooted in interconnected humanity.

Timothy Real Estate Supports the Charities of Banderas Bay
Team Angels
Timothy Real Estate Group is committed to giving back to the community, and they are proud to have supported a number of important causes.

Recognizing Human Rights Defenders as Agents of Positive Change
IPS News Agency
In recent years, the global landscape for human rights defenders (HRDs) has become more difficult and complex, with both new and heightened challenges, and our response to this is severely lacking.

“War Against Trash” Campaign Continues in Puerto Vallarta
Vallarta Lifestyles
Headed and directed by John Benus, the “War Against Trash” campaign brings together dedicated volunteers to clean up the streets and beaches of Puerto Vallarta.

Celebrating the Life and Loves of LGBTQ+ Icon Frida Kahlo
On what would’ve been Frida Kahlo’s 116th birthday, we celebrated the visionary Mexican bisexual who remains a global LGBTQ+ icon more almost years after her death.

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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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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.