February 2014… Saturday 22 to Friday 28

Welcome to our current PVMirror Blog published by Harvest Estudio.  Please remember that our February Articles are indexed below. If you are interested in advertising with us in our Blog, please click here. If you want to read about Puerto Vallata Local News this Week (Saturday 22 to Friday 28)  please visit our Printed Version City Paper Website.

Great News!… now you can list your property for sale on our Real Estate By-OnwerAffordable and it runs until you sell. Contact us at: publisher@pvmirror.com

Please remember that if you want to join in and share information, stories or photos of Costa Alegre, Puerto Vallarta, Banderas Bay and/or Riviera Nayarit, Mexico, please email them to: publisher@pvmirror.com Many thanks and God bless you.

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valentin-homeHappy Valentine’s DayValentine’s Day is a special day set aside to honor “love”, a time to celebrate “romantic love”. So as the 14th of February approaches, we plan to find that right card, order those flowers, choose an item of jewelry, or make reservations for that special candlelit dinner in one of Vallarta’s most romantic spots. Read more

* The PVMirror Art Gallery Guide ©:
dante-21febhome Israel Zzepda, David Moreno Zepeda & Francisco Xavier Zepeda at Galleria Dante, Friday, February Friday 21stIsrael Zzepeda at only 43, Israel Zzepda has already been a professional artist for more than half his life. He has been painting and drawing for more than 35 years. David Moreno Zepeda Born in Guadalajara in August 1979, developed his passion for drawing at the young age of five. Francisco Xavier Zepeda Born in Garita, Jalisco in 1969 is a self-taught artist. Although he developed a passion for creating and artistic endeavors at a young age, it has only been in the last ten years that he has truly dedicated himself to his sculptural creations. Read more

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colibri-homeHow We found Puerto Vallarta in a Changing WorldWell, my wife and I have landed in Puerto Vallarta and this time, finally, we think it’s for good. I think it will depend a lot upon how much the love of art in this wonderful place will continue to decline and how much Puerto Vallarta becomes a commercial port. The new customs warehouse and the four lane freeway being built between here and Guadalajara give us cause for some concern. Read more

patty-presidentialhomePresidents’ Dayand what is the more significant focus for interior design on this day that celebrates the preeminent leaders of our country and the world? Well, the relatively modest (by some country’s standards), but significant home in which they reside, The White House. Read more by Patty Says

 

pattybeach-home A True Beach House…The soft diaphanous salt air wafts through the open concept of this simple yet effective architectural design – would that it had gauze draping the sides to illustrate the motion of the ever so soft breeze. Thatch top still green from the recent construction, sturdy crooked legs like that of the broken men who braved the seas and might have found themselves beached here to build this primitive, yet artistic structure. Read more by Patty Says…

* OUR TASTE ©:
restaurante-homeMelissa’s Restaurant… “Good Friends”, “Good Food” and “Good Times”! – In downtown Puerto Vallarta, among the comings and goings of a tourist destination that greets the arrivals of millions of international visitors every year; where there is also a community of foreign residents that already are “like locals”; is very easy not realize a place that, despite the growth and progress, still maintains and shares –through the culinary experience– the warmest “vallartense” quality, and the authentic and kindest hospitality, due to which our resort is known as “the world’s friendliest city”! Read more

* WEDDING DESTINATION ©:
paraiso-homeDiscovering Mexico’s Wedding Paradise! Second Part (2 of 3)The bay’s limits are Punta Mita on the north and Cabo Corrientes on the south. At the bay’s northwest there are reefs and islands, such as La Corbeteña and the Marietas Islands, whose protected areas and mild tides make them a natural shelter for vessels. Puerto Vallarta is located at the center of the bay and its natural richness makes it stand out as an international destination for a wide array of activities, among them, leisure activities and weddings. Read more

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jaktembaquirks-homeQuirks of NatureIn addition to photographing birds, this year we became intrigued with the large numbers of butterflies and to date have photographed and identified more than fifty species. Their colours and flight patterns are mesmerizing. Some of these small delicate butterflies are merely two inches long and their erratic flight presents a huge challenge in getting the subject in focus. Read more by Ken & Bea Rauch

aHiking “The Easy” Trail from Los AyalaThe dawn of a bright sunny Sunday morning motivated Doreen and I to leave our bungalow and hot coffee early to hike “The Easy” trail located above Los Ayala. This was our second exploratory hike of the season to determine which of the jungle trails were clear and suitable for forthcoming group hikes. With perspiration dripping from our brows, we crested the first hill to pause at the junction where three trails begin, for a water break before proceeding onto “The Easy” pathway. Read more by John & Doreen Berg


jaltembapvsleepwell-homePV Sleep Well: Sleep Apnea and Heart DiseaseSleep apnea and its main symptom – loud snoring – have long been viewed as an annoyance. Just ask someone who has to share a room with a loud snorer if sleep apnea is a problem. But there’s growing evidence that sleep apnea isn’t just annoying; it can be bad for your heart, too. Read more by Rhnee Mohan


jaltembaplatanitos-homePlatanitos Amongst “Five Beaches to Discover on the Pacific Coast” of Mexico – The recommendations for the Riviera Nayarit keep on coming! This time the kudos come from SocietePerrier.com, an international website which focuses on music, art, travel, nightlife, cocktail culture, mixology, fashion and global interests. Read more by Riviera Nayarit CVB


bridge-home Maintenance on the “Bridge of Life” is ProgressingPhase 1 of the “Bridge of Life” maintenance was completed yesterday (Tuesday, January 21) as planned. Ten volunteers showed up to help and they successfully replaced the cables that run along both the top and bottom of the side fencing, as well as almost all of the vertical cables that attach to the main supporting cable under the wood planks. Read more by David Thompson

sanpancho-zumbahomeZumba en San PanchoIt was so much fun to go to Zumba in San Pancho after being away for almost a year! Esther’s Zumba class in San Pancho (San Francisco, Nayarit) was where I first became hooked on Zumba. I wrote about discovering Zumba in San Pancho in my first “Zumba Mexico!” blog post. Read more by SanPanchoLife.com

sanpancho-placehomeTwo Events at Escuela del MundoSan Pancho is a place with many opportunities for young children and families – especially opportunities for education and building skills. In our town, you’ll find public schools from kindergarten through middle school, an amazing community center for after school programs but, also for the past 8 years, a small cooperative parent-run school has been a second home to many families. Read more by SanPanchoLife.com

jaltemba-fajitas-home Nayarit EATS: What Makes a Fajita Sizzle?Fajitas are a popular Mexican dish and are served throughout Jaltemba Bay and Riviera Nayarit. Some of the most authentic fajitas can be found at La Piña Loca Restaurante in Rincón de Guayabitos. They start by marinating and grilling your choice of shrimp, chicken or beef (or a combination of all three). Read more by Allyson Williams

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* Exploring The South Column ©:
exploring-homeAt the end of a dirt road – You never know what you might discover at the end of a dirt road. There is something special about the draw of the unknown, especially if it is a paradise to be discovered. I thought I had died and gone to heaven when I first discovered the Mayto beach area. That was a few years ago when the road was a lot more challenging than it is today. Read more

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The PVMirror City Paper Weekly Edition:
278-COVERHOMEFor Local News, please visit: http://www.pvmcitypaper.com/ our Weekly PVMirror City Paper Printed Version. Or if you prefer, please click here to visit This Week (Saturday 22 to Friday 28) edition . Welcome to Puerto Vallarta!

title-mexicomirrorintercam-home Why Travel Insurance? - Did you know that according to recent studies one out of two people that travel encounters a health problem during their trip? They are most often stricken with either a cardiovascular incident or an accident. Cardiovascular incidents affect mainly people between the age of 50 to 69, and accidents occur more often in people between 20 to 29 years oldRead more by Intercam

title-nature* Gardening in Paradise ©:
naturetommy-home Planting Roots in MexicoCommonly now grown in tropical and subtropical areas, as well as in mild Mediterranean climates, Pyrostegia venusta is a vigorous liana (a long-stemmed, woody vine, rooted in the soil at ground level, which uses an array of means for vertical support) that makes a beautiful ornamental plant with cascades of orange flowers. Read more by Tomy Clarkrson

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* Viewpoint Column ©:
viewpoint-home Pre-And New Construction Projects in MexicoPreconstruction sales of condos or homes can be very enticing if you are given an incentive to buy before there is anything built. If the developer says you can get a preconstruction price equal to a 30% or 50% discount from what the price will be later. Wow! Read more by Harriet Murray

Great News!… now you can list your property for sale on our Real Estate By-Onwer.Affordable and it runs until you sell. Contact us at: publisher@pvmirror.com
…………………………………………………………………………….

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  • Please remember that if you want to join in and share information, stories or photos of Costa Alegre, Puerto Vlalarta, Banderas Bay and/or Riviera Nayarit, Mexico, please email them to: publisher@pvmirror.com Many thanks and God bless you.
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February 2014… Saturday 15 to Friday 21

Welcome to our current PVMirror Blog published by Harvest Estudio.  Please remember that our February Articles are indexed below. If you are interested in advertising with us in our Blog, please click here. If you want to read about Puerto Vallata Local News this Week (Saturday 15 to Friday 21)  please visit our Printed Version City Paper Website.

Great News!… now you can list your property for sale on our Real Estate By-OnwerAffordable and it runs until you sell. Contact us at: publisher@pvmirror.com

Please remember that if you want to join in and share information, stories or photos of Costa Alegre, Puerto Vallarta, Banderas Bay and/or Riviera Nayarit, Mexico, please email them to: publisher@pvmirror.com Many thanks and God bless you.

title-artandculture

valentin-homeHappy Valentine’s DayValentine’s Day is a special day set aside to honor “love”, a time to celebrate “romantic love”. So as the 14th of February approaches, we plan to find that right card, order those flowers, choose an item of jewelry, or make reservations for that special candlelit dinner in one of Vallarta’s most romantic spots. Read more

* The PVMirror Art Gallery Guide ©:
dante-21febhome Israel Zzepda, David Moreno Zepeda & Francisco Xavier Zepeda at Galleria Dante, Friday, February Friday 21stIsrael Zzepeda at only 43, Israel Zzepda has already been a professional artist for more than half his life. He has been painting and drawing for more than 35 years. David Moreno Zepeda Born in Guadalajara in August 1979, developed his passion for drawing at the young age of five. Francisco Xavier Zepeda Born in Garita, Jalisco in 1969 is a self-taught artist. Although he developed a passion for creating and artistic endeavors at a young age, it has only been in the last ten years that he has truly dedicated himself to his sculptural creations. Read more

title-endlessdiscovering

colibri-homeHow We found Puerto Vallarta in a Changing WorldWell, my wife and I have landed in Puerto Vallarta and this time, finally, we think it’s for good. I think it will depend a lot upon how much the love of art in this wonderful place will continue to decline and how much Puerto Vallarta becomes a commercial port. The new customs warehouse and the four lane freeway being built between here and Guadalajara give us cause for some concern. Read more

patty-presidentialhomePresidents’ Dayand what is the more significant focus for interior design on this day that celebrates the preeminent leaders of our country and the world? Well, the relatively modest (by some country’s standards), but significant home in which they reside, The White House. Read more by Patty Says

 

pattybeach-home A True Beach House…The soft diaphanous salt air wafts through the open concept of this simple yet effective architectural design – would that it had gauze draping the sides to illustrate the motion of the ever so soft breeze. Thatch top still green from the recent construction, sturdy crooked legs like that of the broken men who braved the seas and might have found themselves beached here to build this primitive, yet artistic structure. Read more by Patty Says…

* OUR TASTE ©:
restaurante-homeMelissa’s Restaurant… “Good Friends”, “Good Food” and “Good Times”! – In downtown Puerto Vallarta, among the comings and goings of a tourist destination that greets the arrivals of millions of international visitors every year; where there is also a community of foreign residents that already are “like locals”; is very easy not realize a place that, despite the growth and progress, still maintains and shares –through the culinary experience– the warmest “vallartense” quality, and the authentic and kindest hospitality, due to which our resort is known as “the world’s friendliest city”! Read more

* WEDDING DESTINATION ©:
paraiso-homeDiscovering Mexico’s Wedding Paradise! Second Part (2 of 3)The bay’s limits are Punta Mita on the north and Cabo Corrientes on the south. At the bay’s northwest there are reefs and islands, such as La Corbeteña and the Marietas Islands, whose protected areas and mild tides make them a natural shelter for vessels. Puerto Vallarta is located at the center of the bay and its natural richness makes it stand out as an international destination for a wide array of activities, among them, leisure activities and weddings. Read more

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jaktembaquirks-homeQuirks of NatureIn addition to photographing birds, this year we became intrigued with the large numbers of butterflies and to date have photographed and identified more than fifty species. Their colours and flight patterns are mesmerizing. Some of these small delicate butterflies are merely two inches long and their erratic flight presents a huge challenge in getting the subject in focus. Read more by Ken & Bea Rauch

aHiking “The Easy” Trail from Los AyalaThe dawn of a bright sunny Sunday morning motivated Doreen and I to leave our bungalow and hot coffee early to hike “The Easy” trail located above Los Ayala. This was our second exploratory hike of the season to determine which of the jungle trails were clear and suitable for forthcoming group hikes. With perspiration dripping from our brows, we crested the first hill to pause at the junction where three trails begin, for a water break before proceeding onto “The Easy” pathway. Read more by John & Doreen Berg


jaltembapvsleepwell-homePV Sleep Well: Sleep Apnea and Heart DiseaseSleep apnea and its main symptom – loud snoring – have long been viewed as an annoyance. Just ask someone who has to share a room with a loud snorer if sleep apnea is a problem. But there’s growing evidence that sleep apnea isn’t just annoying; it can be bad for your heart, too. Read more by Rhnee Mohan


jaltembaplatanitos-homePlatanitos Amongst “Five Beaches to Discover on the Pacific Coast” of Mexico – The recommendations for the Riviera Nayarit keep on coming! This time the kudos come from SocietePerrier.com, an international website which focuses on music, art, travel, nightlife, cocktail culture, mixology, fashion and global interests. Read more by Riviera Nayarit CVB


bridge-home Maintenance on the “Bridge of Life” is ProgressingPhase 1 of the “Bridge of Life” maintenance was completed yesterday (Tuesday, January 21) as planned. Ten volunteers showed up to help and they successfully replaced the cables that run along both the top and bottom of the side fencing, as well as almost all of the vertical cables that attach to the main supporting cable under the wood planks. Read more by David Thompson

sanpancho-zumbahomeZumba en San PanchoIt was so much fun to go to Zumba in San Pancho after being away for almost a year! Esther’s Zumba class in San Pancho (San Francisco, Nayarit) was where I first became hooked on Zumba. I wrote about discovering Zumba in San Pancho in my first “Zumba Mexico!” blog post. Read more by SanPanchoLife.com

sanpancho-placehomeTwo Events at Escuela del MundoSan Pancho is a place with many opportunities for young children and families – especially opportunities for education and building skills. In our town, you’ll find public schools from kindergarten through middle school, an amazing community center for after school programs but, also for the past 8 years, a small cooperative parent-run school has been a second home to many families. Read more by SanPanchoLife.com

jaltemba-fajitas-home Nayarit EATS: What Makes a Fajita Sizzle?Fajitas are a popular Mexican dish and are served throughout Jaltemba Bay and Riviera Nayarit. Some of the most authentic fajitas can be found at La Piña Loca Restaurante in Rincón de Guayabitos. They start by marinating and grilling your choice of shrimp, chicken or beef (or a combination of all three). Read more by Allyson Williams

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* Exploring The South Column ©:
exploring-homeAt the end of a dirt road – You never know what you might discover at the end of a dirt road. There is something special about the draw of the unknown, especially if it is a paradise to be discovered. I thought I had died and gone to heaven when I first discovered the Mayto beach area. That was a few years ago when the road was a lot more challenging than it is today. Read more

title-localnews

The PVMirror City Paper Weekly Edition:
277-COVERHOMEFor Local News, please visit: http://www.pvmcitypaper.com/ our Weekly PVMirror City Paper Printed Version. Or if you prefer, please click here to visit This Week (Saturday 15 to Friday 21) edition . Welcome to Puerto Vallarta!

title-mexicomirrorintercam-home Why Travel Insurance? - Did you know that according to recent studies one out of two people that travel encounters a health problem during their trip? They are most often stricken with either a cardiovascular incident or an accident. Cardiovascular incidents affect mainly people between the age of 50 to 69, and accidents occur more often in people between 20 to 29 years oldRead more by Intercam

title-nature* Gardening in Paradise ©:
naturetommy-home Planting Roots in MexicoCommonly now grown in tropical and subtropical areas, as well as in mild Mediterranean climates, Pyrostegia venusta is a vigorous liana (a long-stemmed, woody vine, rooted in the soil at ground level, which uses an array of means for vertical support) that makes a beautiful ornamental plant with cascades of orange flowers. Read more by Tomy Clarkrson

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* Viewpoint Column ©:
viewpoint-home Pre-And New Construction Projects in MexicoPreconstruction sales of condos or homes can be very enticing if you are given an incentive to buy before there is anything built. If the developer says you can get a preconstruction price equal to a 30% or 50% discount from what the price will be later. Wow! Read more by Harriet Murray

Great News!… now you can list your property for sale on our Real Estate By-Onwer.Affordable and it runs until you sell. Contact us at: publisher@pvmirror.com
…………………………………………………………………………….

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  • Publisher: Harvest Estudio Content Authors and Providers
  • Please remember that if you want to join in and share information, stories or photos of Costa Alegre, Puerto Vlalarta, Banderas Bay and/or Riviera Nayarit, Mexico, please email them to: publisher@pvmirror.com Many thanks and God bless you.
  • To advertise with us please click here
  • Responsible Journalism
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February… Love Month! – Saturday 8 to Friday 14

Welcome to our current PVMirror Blog published by Harvest Estudio.  Please remember that our February Articles are indexed below. If you are interested in advertising with us in our Blog, please click here. If you want to read about Puerto Vallata Local News this Week (Saturday 8 to Friday 14)  please visit our Printed Version City Paper Website.

Great News!… now you can list your property for sale on our Real Estate By-OnwerAffordable and it runs until you sell. Contact us at: publisher@pvmirror.com

Please remember that if you want to join in and share information, stories or photos of Costa Alegre, Puerto Vallarta, Banderas Bay and/or Riviera Nayarit, Mexico, please email them to: publisher@pvmirror.com Many thanks and God bless you.

title-artandculture

valentin-homeHappy Valentine’s DayValentine’s Day is a special day set aside to honor “love”, a time to celebrate “romantic love”. So as the 14th of February approaches, we plan to find that right card, order those flowers, choose an item of jewelry, or make reservations for that special candlelit dinner in one of Vallarta’s most romantic spots. Read more

* The PVMirror Art Gallery Guide ©:
dante-home Edgar Martinez & Cherie Sibley open at Galleria DanteEdgar Martinez, born in Toluca, Mexico, came to Vallarta at the age of 6. Although Edgar feels deeply inspired and influenced by the great masters, he has worked diligently to create his own style. Cherie´s focus over the last few years has turned to Water Birds in their natural environment. Her sensitivity to their habits and relationship with the water that supports them is captured profoundly in her paintings. Read more

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colibri-homeHow We found Puerto Vallarta in a Changing WorldWell, my wife and I have landed in Puerto Vallarta and this time, finally, we think it’s for good. I think it will depend a lot upon how much the love of art in this wonderful place will continue to decline and how much Puerto Vallarta becomes a commercial port. The new customs warehouse and the four lane freeway being built between here and Guadalajara give us cause for some concern. Read more

pattyvalentin-homeValentine’s Dinner at HOME Creating a romantic and interesting table for a special Valentine’s dinner offers so many opportunities for presenting your heart-felt feelings. With a little effort to select some key pieces to dress the table and by selecting some simple yet scrumptious delights, you will have a wonderful memory to cherish. Read more by Patty Says

pattybeach-home A True Beach House…The soft diaphanous salt air wafts through the open concept of this simple yet effective architectural design – would that it had gauze draping the sides to illustrate the motion of the ever so soft breeze. Thatch top still green from the recent construction, sturdy crooked legs like that of the broken men who braved the seas and might have found themselves beached here to build this primitive, yet artistic structure. Read more by Patty Says…

* OUR TASTE ©:
restaurante-homeMelissa’s Restaurant… “Good Friends”, “Good Food” and “Good Times”! – In downtown Puerto Vallarta, among the comings and goings of a tourist destination that greets the arrivals of millions of international visitors every year; where there is also a community of foreign residents that already are “like locals”; is very easy not realize a place that, despite the growth and progress, still maintains and shares –through the culinary experience– the warmest “vallartense” quality, and the authentic and kindest hospitality, due to which our resort is known as “the world’s friendliest city”! Read more

* WEDDING DESTINATION ©:
paraiso-homeFebruary 2014 ● Discovering Mexico’s Wedding Paradise! Second Part (2 of 3)The bay’s limits are Punta Mita on the north and Cabo Corrientes on the south. At the bay’s northwest there are reefs and islands, such as La Corbeteña and the Marietas Islands, whose protected areas and mild tides make them a natural shelter for vessels. Puerto Vallarta is located at the center of the bay and its natural richness makes it stand out as an international destination for a wide array of activities, among them, leisure activities and weddings. Read more

title-fromthenorth

jaktembaquirks-homeQuirks of NatureIn addition to photographing birds, this year we became intrigued with the large numbers of butterflies and to date have photographed and identified more than fifty species. Their colours and flight patterns are mesmerizing. Some of these small delicate butterflies are merely two inches long and their erratic flight presents a huge challenge in getting the subject in focus. Read more by Ken & Bea Rauch

aHiking “The Easy” Trail from Los AyalaThe dawn of a bright sunny Sunday morning motivated Doreen and I to leave our bungalow and hot coffee early to hike “The Easy” trail located above Los Ayala. This was our second exploratory hike of the season to determine which of the jungle trails were clear and suitable for forthcoming group hikes. With perspiration dripping from our brows, we crested the first hill to pause at the junction where three trails begin, for a water break before proceeding onto “The Easy” pathway. Read more by John & Doreen Berg


jaltembapvsleepwell-homePV Sleep Well: Sleep Apnea and Heart DiseaseSleep apnea and its main symptom – loud snoring – have long been viewed as an annoyance. Just ask someone who has to share a room with a loud snorer if sleep apnea is a problem. But there’s growing evidence that sleep apnea isn’t just annoying; it can be bad for your heart, too. Read more by Rhnee Mohan


jaltembaplatanitos-homePlatanitos Amongst “Five Beaches to Discover on the Pacific Coast” of Mexico – The recommendations for the Riviera Nayarit keep on coming! This time the kudos come from SocietePerrier.com, an international website which focuses on music, art, travel, nightlife, cocktail culture, mixology, fashion and global interests. Read more by Riviera Nayarit CVB

jaltemba-valentineshome Where to Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2014 in Jaltemba BayLove is in the air with Valentine’s Day being only two weeks away. Here in Mexico, it is often referred to as “El Día del Amor y la Amistad,” because both love and friendship are celebrated on this day. Read more by Jaltemba Bay Team


bridge-home Maintenance on the “Bridge of Life” is ProgressingPhase 1 of the “Bridge of Life” maintenance was completed yesterday (Tuesday, January 21) as planned. Ten volunteers showed up to help and they successfully replaced the cables that run along both the top and bottom of the side fencing, as well as almost all of the vertical cables that attach to the main supporting cable under the wood planks. Read more by David Thompson

sanpancho-zumbahomeFebruary 2014 ● Zumba en San PanchoIt was so much fun to go to Zumba in San Pancho after being away for almost a year! Esther’s Zumba class in San Pancho (San Francisco, Nayarit) was where I first became hooked on Zumba. I wrote about discovering Zumba in San Pancho in my first “Zumba Mexico!” blog post. Read more by SanPanchoLife.com

sanpancho-placehomeFebruary 2014 ● Two Events at Escuela del MundoSan Pancho is a place with many opportunities for young children and families – especially opportunities for education and building skills. In our town, you’ll find public schools from kindergarten through middle school, an amazing community center for after school programs but, also for the past 8 years, a small cooperative parent-run school has been a second home to many families. Read more by SanPanchoLife.com

sanpancho-jazzhomeFebruary 2014 ● Banderas Bay Jazz AllStarsYou are invited to come to this event next Wednesday at Las Huertas! The Banderas Bay Jazz Allstars will perform at this benefit for the work being done by arts and cultural groups in San Pancho (including EntreAmigos, Colectivo San Pancho, Bodega Teatro and Allianza Jaguar). Read more by SanPanchoLife.com

jaltemba-fajitas-home Nayarit EATS: What Makes a Fajita Sizzle?Fajitas are a popular Mexican dish and are served throughout Jaltemba Bay and Riviera Nayarit. Some of the most authentic fajitas can be found at La Piña Loca Restaurante in Rincón de Guayabitos. They start by marinating and grilling your choice of shrimp, chicken or beef (or a combination of all three). Read more by Allyson Williams

title-fromthesoth

* Exploring The South Column ©:
exploring-homeAt the end of a dirt road – You never know what you might discover at the end of a dirt road. There is something special about the draw of the unknown, especially if it is a paradise to be discovered. I thought I had died and gone to heaven when I first discovered the Mayto beach area. That was a few years ago when the road was a lot more challenging than it is today. Read more

title-localnews

The PVMirror City Paper Weekly Edition:
276-COVERHOMEFor Local News, please visit: http://www.pvmcitypaper.com/ our Weekly PVMirror City Paper Printed Version. Or if you prefer, please click here to visit This Week (Saturday 8 to Friday 14) edition . Welcome to Puerto Vallarta!

title-mexicomirrorintercam-home Why Travel Insurance? - Did you know that according to recent studies one out of two people that travel encounters a health problem during their trip? They are most often stricken with either a cardiovascular incident or an accident. Cardiovascular incidents affect mainly people between the age of 50 to 69, and accidents occur more often in people between 20 to 29 years oldRead more by Intercam

title-nature* Gardening in Paradise ©:
naturetommy-home Planting Roots in MexicoCommonly now grown in tropical and subtropical areas, as well as in mild Mediterranean climates, Pyrostegia venusta is a vigorous liana (a long-stemmed, woody vine, rooted in the soil at ground level, which uses an array of means for vertical support) that makes a beautiful ornamental plant with cascades of orange flowers. Read more by Tomy Clarkrson

title-realestate

* Viewpoint Column ©:
viewpoint-home Pre-And New Construction Projects in MexicoPreconstruction sales of condos or homes can be very enticing if you are given an incentive to buy before there is anything built. If the developer says you can get a preconstruction price equal to a 30% or 50% discount from what the price will be later. Wow! Read more by Harriet Murray

Great News!… now you can list your property for sale on our Real Estate By-Onwer.Affordable and it runs until you sell. Contact us at: publisher@pvmirror.com
…………………………………………………………………………….

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  • Publisher: Harvest Estudio Content Authors and Providers
  • Please remember that if you want to join in and share information, stories or photos of Costa Alegre, Puerto Vlalarta, Banderas Bay and/or Riviera Nayarit, Mexico, please email them to: publisher@pvmirror.com Many thanks and God bless you.
  • To advertise with us please click here
  • Responsible Journalism
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February… Love Month!

Welcome to our current PVMirror Blog published by Harvest Estudio.  Please remember that our February Articles are indexed below. If you are interested in advertising with us in our Blog, please click here. If you want to read about Puerto Vallata Local News this Week (Saturday 01 to Friday 07)  please visit our Printed Version City Paper Website.

Great News!… now you can list your property for sale on our Real Estate By-OnwerAffordable and it runs until you sell. Contact us at: publisher@pvmirror.com

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valentin-homeHappy Valentine’s DayValentine’s Day is a special day set aside to honor “love”, a time to celebrate “romantic love”. So as the 14th of February approaches, we plan to find that right card, order those flowers, choose an item of jewelry, or make reservations for that special candlelit dinner in one of Vallarta’s most romantic spots. Read more

* The PVMirror Art Gallery Guide ©:
dante-home Edgar Martinez & Cherie Sibley open at Galleria DanteEdgar Martinez, born in Toluca, Mexico, came to Vallarta at the age of 6. Although Edgar feels deeply inspired and influenced by the great masters, he has worked diligently to create his own style. Cherie´s focus over the last few years has turned to Water Birds in their natural environment. Her sensitivity to their habits and relationship with the water that supports them is captured profoundly in her paintings. Read more

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colibri-homeHow We found Puerto Vallarta in a Changing WorldWell, my wife and I have landed in Puerto Vallarta and this time, finally, we think it’s for good. I think it will depend a lot upon how much the love of art in this wonderful place will continue to decline and how much Puerto Vallarta becomes a commercial port. The new customs warehouse and the four lane freeway being built between here and Guadalajara give us cause for some concern. Read more

pattybeach-home A True Beach House…The soft diaphanous salt air wafts through the open concept of this simple yet effective architectural design – would that it had gauze draping the sides to illustrate the motion of the ever so soft breeze. Thatch top still green from the recent construction, sturdy crooked legs like that of the broken men who braved the seas and might have found themselves beached here to build this primitive, yet artistic structure. Read more by Patty Says…

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restaurante-homeMelissa’s Restaurant… “Good Friends”, “Good Food” and “Good Times”! – In downtown Puerto Vallarta, among the comings and goings of a tourist destination that greets the arrivals of millions of international visitors every year; where there is also a community of foreign residents that already are “like locals”; is very easy not realize a place that, despite the growth and progress, still maintains and shares –through the culinary experience– the warmest “vallartense” quality, and the authentic and kindest hospitality, due to which our resort is known as “the world’s friendliest city”! Read more

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jaktembaquirks-homeQuirks of NatureIn addition to photographing birds, this year we became intrigued with the large numbers of butterflies and to date have photographed and identified more than fifty species. Their colours and flight patterns are mesmerizing. Some of these small delicate butterflies are merely two inches long and their erratic flight presents a huge challenge in getting the subject in focus. Read more by Ken & Bea Rauch

aHiking “The Easy” Trail from Los AyalaThe dawn of a bright sunny Sunday morning motivated Doreen and I to leave our bungalow and hot coffee early to hike “The Easy” trail located above Los Ayala. This was our second exploratory hike of the season to determine which of the jungle trails were clear and suitable for forthcoming group hikes. With perspiration dripping from our brows, we crested the first hill to pause at the junction where three trails begin, for a water break before proceeding onto “The Easy” pathway. Read more by John & Doreen Berg


jaltembapvsleepwell-homePV Sleep Well: Sleep Apnea and Heart DiseaseSleep apnea and its main symptom – loud snoring – have long been viewed as an annoyance. Just ask someone who has to share a room with a loud snorer if sleep apnea is a problem. But there’s growing evidence that sleep apnea isn’t just annoying; it can be bad for your heart, too. Read more by Rhnee Mohan


jaltembaplatanitos-homePlatanitos Amongst “Five Beaches to Discover on the Pacific Coast” of Mexico – The recommendations for the Riviera Nayarit keep on coming! This time the kudos come from SocietePerrier.com, an international website which focuses on music, art, travel, nightlife, cocktail culture, mixology, fashion and global interests. Read more by Riviera Nayarit CVB

 

jaltemba-valentineshome Where to Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2014 in Jaltemba BayLove is in the air with Valentine’s Day being only two weeks away. Here in Mexico, it is often referred to as “El Día del Amor y la Amistad,” because both love and friendship are celebrated on this day. Read more by Jaltemba Bay Team


bridge-home Maintenance on the “Bridge of Life” is ProgressingPhase 1 of the “Bridge of Life” maintenance was completed yesterday (Tuesday, January 21) as planned. Ten volunteers showed up to help and they successfully replaced the cables that run along both the top and bottom of the side fencing, as well as almost all of the vertical cables that attach to the main supporting cable under the wood planks. Read more by David Thompson

sanpancho-zumbahomeFebruary 2014 ● Zumba en San PanchoIt was so much fun to go to Zumba in San Pancho after being away for almost a year! Esther’s Zumba class in San Pancho (San Francisco, Nayarit) was where I first became hooked on Zumba. I wrote about discovering Zumba in San Pancho in my first “Zumba Mexico!” blog post. Read more by SanPanchoLife.com

sanpancho-placehomeFebruary 2014 ● Two Events at Escuela del MundoSan Pancho is a place with many opportunities for young children and families – especially opportunities for education and building skills. In our town, you’ll find public schools from kindergarten through middle school, an amazing community center for after school programs but, also for the past 8 years, a small cooperative parent-run school has been a second home to many families. Read more by SanPanchoLife.com

sanpancho-jazzhomeFebruary 2014 ● Banderas Bay Jazz AllStarsYou are invited to come to this event next Wednesday at Las Huertas! The Banderas Bay Jazz Allstars will perform at this benefit for the work being done by arts and cultural groups in San Pancho (including EntreAmigos, Colectivo San Pancho, Bodega Teatro and Allianza Jaguar). Read more by SanPanchoLife.com

jaltemba-fajitas-home Nayarit EATS: What Makes a Fajita Sizzle?Fajitas are a popular Mexican dish and are served throughout Jaltemba Bay and Riviera Nayarit. Some of the most authentic fajitas can be found at La Piña Loca Restaurante in Rincón de Guayabitos. They start by marinating and grilling your choice of shrimp, chicken or beef (or a combination of all three). Read more by Allyson Williams

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* Exploring The South Column ©:
exploring-homeAt the end of a dirt road – You never know what you might discover at the end of a dirt road. There is something special about the draw of the unknown, especially if it is a paradise to be discovered. I thought I had died and gone to heaven when I first discovered the Mayto beach area. That was a few years ago when the road was a lot more challenging than it is today. Read more

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The PVMirror City Paper Weekly Edition:
275-COVERHOMEFor Local News, please visit: http://www.pvmcitypaper.com/ our Weekly PVMirror City Paper Printed Version. Or if you prefer, please click here to visit This Week (Saturday 01 to Friday 07) edition . Welcome to Puerto Vallarta!

title-mexicomirrorintercam-home Why Travel Insurance? - Did you know that according to recent studies one out of two people that travel encounters a health problem during their trip? They are most often stricken with either a cardiovascular incident or an accident. Cardiovascular incidents affect mainly people between the age of 50 to 69, and accidents occur more often in people between 20 to 29 years oldRead more by Intercam

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naturetommy-home Planting Roots in MexicoCommonly now grown in tropical and subtropical areas, as well as in mild Mediterranean climates, Pyrostegia venusta is a vigorous liana (a long-stemmed, woody vine, rooted in the soil at ground level, which uses an array of means for vertical support) that makes a beautiful ornamental plant with cascades of orange flowers. Read more by Tomy Clarkrson

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* Viewpoint Column ©:
viewpoint-home Pre-And New Construction Projects in MexicoPreconstruction sales of condos or homes can be very enticing if you are given an incentive to buy before there is anything built. If the developer says you can get a preconstruction price equal to a 30% or 50% discount from what the price will be later. Wow! Read more by Harriet Murray

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January 2014… Saturday 25 to Friday 31

Welcome to our current PVMirror Blog published by Harvest Estudio.  Please remember that our January Articles are indexed below. If you are interested in advertising with us in our Blog, please click here. If you want to read about Puerto Vallata Local News this Week (Saturday 25 to Friday 31)  please visit our Printed Version City Paper Website.

Great News!… now you can list your property for sale on our Real Estate By-OnwerAffordable and it runs until you sell. Contact us at: publisher@pvmirror.com

Please remember that if you want to join in and share information, stories or photos of Costa Alegre, Puerto Vallarta, Banderas Bay and/or Riviera Nayarit, Mexico, please email them to: publisher@pvmirror.com Many thanks and God bless you.

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* The PVMirror Art Gallery Guide ©:
dante-homeJanuary 2014 ● Nina di Giovanni & Jean-Gabriel at Galleria DanteNina di Giovanni began her practice in mosaic in the 80s when living in Barcelona, Spain, where she fell in love with the idea of buildings as paintings vibrating in the urban landscape. Soon after she moved to Ravenna, Italy, to study traditional Roman and Byzantine techniques. Jean-Gabriel Lambert, born in Montreal, Canada, first came into the public eye through acting and dance. Later, he added writing and singing to his artistic accomplishments and soon after, in a natural progression, he began drawing and painting. Read more

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colibri-homeHow We found Puerto Vallarta in a Changing WorldWell, my wife and I have landed in Puerto Vallarta and this time, finally, we think it’s for good. I think it will depend a lot upon how much the love of art in this wonderful place will continue to decline and how much Puerto Vallarta becomes a commercial port. The new customs warehouse and the four lane freeway being built between here and Guadalajara give us cause for some concern. Read more

pattybeach-home A True Beach House…The soft diaphanous salt air wafts through the open concept of this simple yet effective architectural design – would that it had gauze draping the sides to illustrate the motion of the ever so soft breeze. Thatch top still green from the recent construction, sturdy crooked legs like that of the broken men who braved the seas and might have found themselves beached here to build this primitive, yet artistic structure. Read more by Patty Says…

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jaltemba-fajitas-home Nayarit EATS: What Makes a Fajita Sizzle?Fajitas are a popular Mexican dish and are served throughout Jaltemba Bay and Riviera Nayarit. Some of the most authentic fajitas can be found at La Piña Loca Restaurante in Rincón de Guayabitos. They start by marinating and grilling your choice of shrimp, chicken or beef (or a combination of all three). Read more by Allyson Williams

 

jaltemba-jeep-home Three Regional Special Needs Schools Travel to La Peñita as part of Jaltemba Equine Education Project (J.E.E.P)Over 100 children, parents, teachers and school directors from three special needs schools visited the Hilltop Refugio in La Peñita this past Thursday. George Leavitt, founder of Jaltemba Equine Education Project (J.E.E.P.), and his team of volunteers are working hard to turn the Hilltop Refugio into a safe, fun and educational place for children, especially those with emotional and physical needs. Read more by Jaltemba Bay

sayulita-home Festival SayulitaThe first annual Festival Sayulita, presented by SayulitaBeach.com, is a unique gathering for all lovers of Mexico, film, tequila, food, music and surf to be held Jan 16-19th in the idyllic coastal town of Sayulita, Nayarit. Sayulita provides a scenic, bohemian background perfect for this international festival. Read more

teather-home Support the new San Pancho Theater“Judy…here at last! ” is a one-woman show about the legendary Judy Garland. This intimate play may be shocking, yet funny and sometimes sad. C&D Productions (Bucerias-based artists) bring live theater to our community as a benefit for San Pancho’s newest cultural project – La Bodega Teatro San Pancho. Read more

jaltembatamales-homeThe Local Art of Making Authentic Mexican Tamales – We were thrilled when we finally got the opportunity to watch the Valdivia-Muñiz family make tamales at their home in La Colonia a few weeks ago. My husband David discovered “Tamalería La Autentica” last season, and quite honestly, they make the best tamales we’ve ever tasted. Read more by Allyson Williams

jaltamba-vainilla-homeReal Mexican VanillaThe unseasonably rainy days have given me time to complete some research on vanilla that I started some time ago. I explored vanilla and its many uses as well as some authenticity issues. I have provided some links for those who are interested in learning more. I’m sure you’ll agree, it is a very “delicate” subject. Read more by Ken & Bea Rauch

jaltemba-riviera-homeDiscovery Channel Promotes Birding Adventures in Riviera NayaritThe Riviera Nayarit is kicking off the New Year with a world-class promotion. On January 1st and 8th, the very international Discovery Channel will air two programs on birdwatching filmed on Isabel Island, declared a Mexican National Park in 1980. Read more by the Riviera Nayarit CVB

title-fromthesoth* Exploring The South Column ©:
explo-homeRealizing a DreamSome have said I am living the dream. Building an amazing house in a place that many would call paradise. It has been a journey of almost seven years since first discovering what I think is one of Mexico’s secret places. The journey began with a chance conversation with an old friend in Puerto Vallarta, who told me about the area known as Mayto. Read more

title-localnewsThe PVMirror City Paper Weekly Edition:
274-COVERHOME
For Local News, please visit: http://www.pvmcitypaper.com/ our Weekly PVMirror City Paper Printed Version. Or if you prefer, please click here to visit This Week (Saturday 25 to Friday 31) edition . Welcome to Puerto Vallarta!

title-mexicomirrorintercam-home Why Travel Insurance? - Did you know that according to recent studies one out of two people that travel encounters a health problem during their trip? They are most often stricken with either a cardiovascular incident or an accident. Cardiovascular incidents affect mainly people between the age of 50 to 69, and accidents occur more often in people between 20 to 29 years oldRead more by Intercam
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nature-homePlanting Roots in Mexico – The Birds of Paradise – “Flamboyant” has been used to describe the Bird of Paradise. Native to the southern and eastern parts of the Cape Province and northern Natal in South Africa, I can think a no more apt a name than that! Its showy flower resembles the head of an exotic bird with an orange crest on a head and bill of blue. It is the quintessential floral essence of the tropics! Read more by Tomy Clarkrson

title-realestate* Viewpoint Column ©:
viewpoint-home When Latent Defects Are Discovered in a Real Estate TransactionLatent defects are flaws or problems with a property that an informed buyer should know about in order to make an informed decision to buy or pass on a property. A premise in general law is the sale of property includes caveat emptor or “buyer beware’’. Read more

Great News!… now you can list your property for sale on our Real Estate By-Onwer.Affordable and it runs until you sell. Contact us at: publisher@pvmirror.com
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January 2014… Saturday 18 to Friday 24

Welcome to our current PVMirror Blog published by Harvest Estudio.  Please remember that our January Articles are indexed below. If you are interested in advertising with us in our Blog, please click here. If you want to read about Puerto Vallata Local News this Week (Saturday 18 to Friday 24)  please visit our Printed Version City Paper Website.

Great News!… now you can list your property for sale on our Real Estate By-OnwerAffordable and it runs until you sell. Contact us at: publisher@pvmirror.com

Please remember that if you want to join in and share information, stories or photos of Costa Alegre, Puerto Vallarta, Banderas Bay and/or Riviera Nayarit, Mexico, please email them to: publisher@pvmirror.com Many thanks and God bless you.

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* The PVMirror Art Gallery Guide ©:
dante-homeJanuary 2014 ● Nina di Giovanni & Jean-Gabriel at Galleria DanteNina di Giovanni began her practice in mosaic in the 80s when living in Barcelona, Spain, where she fell in love with the idea of buildings as paintings vibrating in the urban landscape. Soon after she moved to Ravenna, Italy, to study traditional Roman and Byzantine techniques. Jean-Gabriel Lambert, born in Montreal, Canada, first came into the public eye through acting and dance. Later, he added writing and singing to his artistic accomplishments and soon after, in a natural progression, he began drawing and painting. Read more

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colibri-homeHow We found Puerto Vallarta in a Changing WorldWell, my wife and I have landed in Puerto Vallarta and this time, finally, we think it’s for good. I think it will depend a lot upon how much the love of art in this wonderful place will continue to decline and how much Puerto Vallarta becomes a commercial port. The new customs warehouse and the four lane freeway being built between here and Guadalajara give us cause for some concern. Read more

patty-homeMad About Mosaics!- When in doubt – go for the gusto!  The easy options were just that – too easy and after envisioning all of the obvious options it hit me. I adore color and texture and the varied effects of bits and pieces making a whole. Fragmenting and reconstructing, creating and melding, mixing and matching…mosaic is magnificent. Read more by Patty Says…

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sayulita-home Festival SayulitaThe first annual Festival Sayulita, presented by SayulitaBeach.com, is a unique gathering for all lovers of Mexico, film, tequila, food, music and surf to be held Jan 16-19th in the idyllic coastal town of Sayulita, Nayarit. Sayulita provides a scenic, bohemian background perfect for this international festival. Read more

teather-home Support the new San Pancho Theater“Judy…here at last! ” is a one-woman show about the legendary Judy Garland. This intimate play may be shocking, yet funny and sometimes sad. C&D Productions (Bucerias-based artists) bring live theater to our community as a benefit for San Pancho’s newest cultural project – La Bodega Teatro San Pancho. Read more

jaltembatamales-homeThe Local Art of Making Authentic Mexican Tamales – We were thrilled when we finally got the opportunity to watch the Valdivia-Muñiz family make tamales at their home in La Colonia a few weeks ago. My husband David discovered “Tamalería La Autentica” last season, and quite honestly, they make the best tamales we’ve ever tasted. Read more by Allyson Williams

jaltamba-vainilla-homeReal Mexican VanillaThe unseasonably rainy days have given me time to complete some research on vanilla that I started some time ago. I explored vanilla and its many uses as well as some authenticity issues. I have provided some links for those who are interested in learning more. I’m sure you’ll agree, it is a very “delicate” subject. Read more by Ken & Bea Rauch

jaltemba-riviera-homeDiscovery Channel Promotes Birding Adventures in Riviera NayaritThe Riviera Nayarit is kicking off the New Year with a world-class promotion. On January 1st and 8th, the very international Discovery Channel will air two programs on birdwatching filmed on Isabel Island, declared a Mexican National Park in 1980. Read more by the Riviera Nayarit CVB

title-fromthesoth* Exploring The South Column ©:
explo-homeRealizing a DreamSome have said I am living the dream. Building an amazing house in a place that many would call paradise. It has been a journey of almost seven years since first discovering what I think is one of Mexico’s secret places. The journey began with a chance conversation with an old friend in Puerto Vallarta, who told me about the area known as Mayto. Read more

title-localnewsThe PVMirror City Paper Weekly Edition:
273-COVERHOME
For Local News, please visit: http://www.pvmcitypaper.com/ our Weekly PVMirror City Paper Printed Version. Or if you prefer, please click here to visit This Week (Saturday 18 to Friday 24) edition . Welcome to Puerto Vallarta!

title-mexicomirrorintercam-home Why Travel Insurance? - Did you know that according to recent studies one out of two people that travel encounters a health problem during their trip? They are most often stricken with either a cardiovascular incident or an accident. Cardiovascular incidents affect mainly people between the age of 50 to 69, and accidents occur more often in people between 20 to 29 years oldRead more by Intercam
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nature-homePlanting Roots in Mexico – The Birds of Paradise – “Flamboyant” has been used to describe the Bird of Paradise. Native to the southern and eastern parts of the Cape Province and northern Natal in South Africa, I can think a no more apt a name than that! Its showy flower resembles the head of an exotic bird with an orange crest on a head and bill of blue. It is the quintessential floral essence of the tropics! Read more by Tomy Clarkrson

title-realestate* Viewpoint Column ©:
viewpoint-home When Latent Defects Are Discovered in a Real Estate TransactionLatent defects are flaws or problems with a property that an informed buyer should know about in order to make an informed decision to buy or pass on a property. A premise in general law is the sale of property includes caveat emptor or “buyer beware’’. Read more

Great News!… now you can list your property for sale on our Real Estate By-Onwer.Affordable and it runs until you sell. Contact us at: publisher@pvmirror.com
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  • Please remember that if you want to join in and share information, stories or photos of Costa Alegre, Puerto Vlalarta, Banderas Bay and/or Riviera Nayarit, Mexico, please email them to: publisher@pvmirror.com Many thanks and God bless you.
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January 2014… Saturday 11 to Friday 17

Welcome to our current PVMirror Blog published by Harvest Estudio.  Please remember that our January Articles are indexed below. If you are interested in advertising with us in our Blog, please click here. If you want to read about Puerto Vallata Local News this Week (Saturday 11  to January Friday 17)  please visit our Printed Version City Paper Website.

Great News!… now you can list your property for sale on our Real Estate By-OnwerAffordable and it runs until you sell. Contact us at: publisher@pvmirror.com

Please remember that if you want to join in and share information, stories or photos of Costa Alegre, Puerto Vallarta, Banderas Bay and/or Riviera Nayarit, Mexico, please email them to: publisher@pvmirror.com Many thanks and God bless you.

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* The PVMirror Art Gallery Guide ©:
dante-homeJanuary 2014 ● Nina di Giovanni & Jean-Gabriel at Galleria DanteNina di Giovanni began her practice in mosaic in the 80s when living in Barcelona, Spain, where she fell in love with the idea of buildings as paintings vibrating in the urban landscape. Soon after she moved to Ravenna, Italy, to study traditional Roman and Byzantine techniques. Jean-Gabriel Lambert, born in Montreal, Canada, first came into the public eye through acting and dance. Later, he added writing and singing to his artistic accomplishments and soon after, in a natural progression, he began drawing and painting. Read more

title-endlessdiscovering

colibri-homeHow We found Puerto Vallarta in a Changing WorldWell, my wife and I have landed in Puerto Vallarta and this time, finally, we think it’s for good. I think it will depend a lot upon how much the love of art in this wonderful place will continue to decline and how much Puerto Vallarta becomes a commercial port. The new customs warehouse and the four lane freeway being built between here and Guadalajara give us cause for some concern. Read more

patty-homeMad About Mosaics!- When in doubt – go for the gusto!  The easy options were just that – too easy and after envisioning all of the obvious options it hit me. I adore color and texture and the varied effects of bits and pieces making a whole. Fragmenting and reconstructing, creating and melding, mixing and matching…mosaic is magnificent. Read more by Patty Says…

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sayulita-home Festival SayulitaThe first annual Festival Sayulita, presented by SayulitaBeach.com, is a unique gathering for all lovers of Mexico, film, tequila, food, music and surf to be held Jan 16-19th in the idyllic coastal town of Sayulita, Nayarit. Sayulita provides a scenic, bohemian background perfect for this international festival. Read more

teather-home Support the new San Pancho Theater“Judy…here at last! ” is a one-woman show about the legendary Judy Garland. This intimate play may be shocking, yet funny and sometimes sad. C&D Productions (Bucerias-based artists) bring live theater to our community as a benefit for San Pancho’s newest cultural project – La Bodega Teatro San Pancho. Read more

jaltembatamales-homeThe Local Art of Making Authentic Mexican Tamales – We were thrilled when we finally got the opportunity to watch the Valdivia-Muñiz family make tamales at their home in La Colonia a few weeks ago. My husband David discovered “Tamalería La Autentica” last season, and quite honestly, they make the best tamales we’ve ever tasted. Read more by Allyson Williams

jaltamba-vainilla-homeReal Mexican VanillaThe unseasonably rainy days have given me time to complete some research on vanilla that I started some time ago. I explored vanilla and its many uses as well as some authenticity issues. I have provided some links for those who are interested in learning more. I’m sure you’ll agree, it is a very “delicate” subject. Read more by Ken & Bea Rauch

jaltemba-riviera-homeDiscovery Channel Promotes Birding Adventures in Riviera NayaritThe Riviera Nayarit is kicking off the New Year with a world-class promotion. On January 1st and 8th, the very international Discovery Channel will air two programs on birdwatching filmed on Isabel Island, declared a Mexican National Park in 1980. Read more by the Riviera Nayarit CVB

title-fromthesoth* Exploring The South Column ©:
explo-homeRealizing a DreamSome have said I am living the dream. Building an amazing house in a place that many would call paradise. It has been a journey of almost seven years since first discovering what I think is one of Mexico’s secret places. The journey began with a chance conversation with an old friend in Puerto Vallarta, who told me about the area known as Mayto. Read more

title-localnewsThe PVMirror City Paper Weekly Edition:
272-COVER-HOME
For Local News, please visit: http://www.pvmcitypaper.com/ our Weekly PVMirror City Paper Printed Version. Or if you prefer, please click here to visit This Week (Saturday 11 to Friday 17) edition . Welcome to Puerto Vallarta!

title-mexicomirrorintercam-home Why Travel Insurance? - Did you know that according to recent studies one out of two people that travel encounters a health problem during their trip? They are most often stricken with either a cardiovascular incident or an accident. Cardiovascular incidents affect mainly people between the age of 50 to 69, and accidents occur more often in people between 20 to 29 years oldRead more by Intercam
title-nature* Gardening in Paradise ©:

nature-homePlanting Roots in Mexico – The Birds of Paradise – “Flamboyant” has been used to describe the Bird of Paradise. Native to the southern and eastern parts of the Cape Province and northern Natal in South Africa, I can think a no more apt a name than that! Its showy flower resembles the head of an exotic bird with an orange crest on a head and bill of blue. It is the quintessential floral essence of the tropics! Read more by Tomy Clarkrson

title-realestate* Viewpoint Column ©:
viewpoint-home When Latent Defects Are Discovered in a Real Estate TransactionLatent defects are flaws or problems with a property that an informed buyer should know about in order to make an informed decision to buy or pass on a property. A premise in general law is the sale of property includes caveat emptor or “buyer beware’’. Read more

Great News!… now you can list your property for sale on our Real Estate By-Onwer.Affordable and it runs until you sell. Contact us at: publisher@pvmirror.com
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  • Please remember that if you want to join in and share information, stories or photos of Costa Alegre, Puerto Vlalarta, Banderas Bay and/or Riviera Nayarit, Mexico, please email them to: publisher@pvmirror.com Many thanks and God bless you.
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